Quality as well as cost are determined, to a large extent, through a sound and efficient Purchasing Strategy. Yet, it is surprising to note that corporations often do not sufficiently emphasize the importance of the purchasing function.
Optimizing purchasing management results in a significant competitive advantage particularly in a globalized world where the identification of potential new suppliers or sub-contractors is a major concern. New technologies also require an element of awareness that is not always correctly monitored by the relevant technical specialists.
This course has been developed to correct the shortcomings often seen in corporations, to vastly improve their contribution to profitability through higher quality products and to contribute to the build-up of competitive intelligence.