Procurement is a strategic role within a company that delivers significant value to business goals and objectives. It has moved beyond just processing the purchase order and following up on delivery dates. It is now a function that includes specifications development, value analysis, supplier market research, negotiation, buying activities, contract administration and inventory control. This certificate program will provide tools to improve procurement knowledge is areas of RFx strategies, cost and price, lifecycle sourcing, win-win negotiation and inventory optimization. Supply management professionals will continue to improve cost reduction and revenue generation within a company.
Earning a certificate is not the same as becoming a certified supply management professional. To learn more about the differences between certificates and certification, visit our certificates page.
Member Price: $540.00
The program will have you complete 5 online courses followed by a 25 question quiz to attain a certificate.
This includes the following 5 courses:
- RFx Strategies and Applications, Category Management
- Cost and Price Concepts
- Getting Started with Sourcing
- Preparing for Successful Negotiations
- Inventory Management Product Rationalization
Completing these courses will help you:
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