Procurement Standard Requirements
- Can the organization request Manufacturers A equipment as a sole source procurement?
- Vendor Analysis: What goods and services am I purchasing from a single vendor?
- Transparent Price Information: Are Procurement Prices Available to the Public?
- Procurement project schedule how long is the evaluation period for proposals?
- How are common flaws (vulnerabilities) in software addressed in procurements?
- Contract Analysis: Am I complying with my existing negotiated contract terms?
- Are your savings initiatives focused on unit cost or total cost of ownership?
- What are the expected timeframes for hardware procurement and installation?
- Does the organization maintain written procurement policies and procedures?
- Are our practices compliant with the law and best practices in procurement?
Why Own The Procurement Self-Assessment?
The Procurement Self-Assessment will make you a Procurement domain expert by:
Reducing the effort in the Procurement work to be done to get problems solved
- Ensuring that plans of action include every Procurement task and that every Procurement outcome is in place
- Saving time investigating strategic and tactical options and ensuring Procurement opportunity costs are low
- Delivering tailored Procurement advise instantly with structured going-forward plans
All the tools you need to an in-depth Procurement Self-Assessment. Featuring 863 new and updated case-based criteria, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Procurement improvements can be made.
What Is In The Procurement Self-Assessment?
The Procurement Complete Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard
- Ensures you don't miss anything: 863 criteria in 7 RDMAICS (Recognize, Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control and Sustain) steps with easy and quick navigating and answering for 1 or up to 10 participants
- Shows your organization instant insight in areas for improvement: Auto generates reports, radar chart for maturity assessment, insights per process and participant and bespoke, ready to use, RACI Matrix
- Gives you a professional Dashboard to guide and perform a thorough Procurement Self-Assessment
- Is secure: Ensures offline data protection of your Self-Assessment results
- Dynamically prioritized projects-ready RACI Matrix shows your organization exactly what to do next
The Procurement Complete Self Assessment eBook version of the book in print
- Provides a convenient way to distribute and share among the participants to prepare and discuss the Self-Assessment
In using the Self-Assessment you will be better able to:
Diagnose Procurement projects, initiatives, organizations, businesses and processes using accepted diagnostic standards and practices
Implement evidence-based best practice strategies aligned with overall goals
- Integrate recent advances in Procurement and process design strategies into practice according to best practice guidelines
Assess And Define Procurement With This Procurement Self Assessment. Sample Questions From The Complete, 863 Criteria, Self-Assessment:
- Recognize Criterion: Consider your own Procurement project. what types of organizational problems do you think might be causing or affecting your problem, based on the work done so far?
- Define Criterion: How do senior leaders promote an environment that fosters and requires legal and ethical behavior?
- Measure Criterion: Does Procurement analysis isolate the fundamental causes of problems?
- Analyze Criterion: Can we add value to the current Procurement decision-making process (largely qualitative) by incorporating uncertainty modeling (more quantitative)?
- Improve Criterion: At what point will vulnerability assessments be performed once Procurement is put into production (e.g., ongoing Risk Management after implementation)?
- Control Criterion: Where do ideas that reach policy makers and planners as proposals for Procurement strengthening and reform actually originate?
- Sustain Criterion: Do you link the forecasting, budgeting and procurement savings programs?
Cost/Benefit Analysis; Procurement Self-Assessment Justification And Approval Tools:
Purchasing a The Art of Service Self Assessment will spur new ideas, fast track project strategy and advance your professional skills. We’ve developed a set of criteria that will aid in gaining approval and give you the ability to validate and review your Self-Assessment investment:
- Excluding hired consultants and advisors from top management consulting firms, internal Procurement Self-Assessment work is typically undertaken by senior level positions with titles such as Enterprise Architect, Business Process Architects, Business Process Re-engineering Specialists and Business Architects.
Statistics according to Glassdoor and Indeed tell these positions receive an average basic pay of $125,000. Daily rates of basic pay are computed by dividing an employee's annual pay by 260 days. The daily salary is then derived by dividing the annual salary of $125,000 by 260 days = a daily rate of $480.
- Top management consulting firms start at $2,000 a day, with rates typically charged up to 40 hours per week.
For a fraction of this the Self-Assessment will make you a Procurement domain authority.
Defining, designing, creating, and implementing a process to solve a business challenge or meet a business objective is the most valuable role… In EVERY company, organization and department.
Unless you are talking a one-time, single-use project within a business, there should be a process. Whether that process is managed and implemented by humans, AI, or a combination of the two, it needs to be designed by someone with a complex enough perspective to ask the right questions. Someone capable of asking the right questions and step back and say, 'What are we really trying to accomplish here? And is there a different way to look at it?'
For more than twenty years, The Art of Service's Self-Assessments empower people who can do just that - whether their title is marketer, entrepreneur, manager, salesperson, consultant, business process manager, executive assistant, IT Manager, CxO etc... - they are the people who rule the future. They are people who watch the process as it happens, and ask the right questions to make the process work better.
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