xx• Capital Expenditure (Capex)
xx• Make or Buy Analysis
xx• Forecast & Demand Management
xx• Vendor Selection & Benchmarking.
xx• Service Level Agreements (SLA)
xx• Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)
xx• Developing a Purchasing Strategy as part of a Group.
xx• Gathering data relevant to commodities.
xx• Technical understanding of specific industry standards, e.g. traceability.
xx• Outsourcing services & commodities
xx• Purchasing with divisional direction.
xx• Centralised Purchasing & Shared Services.
xx• Invitations to Tender.
xx• UK versus Overseas.
xx• Group Purchasing.