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Primary role of the Procurement Strategy & Services Office

Procurement Strategy & Services is part of the Professional Services Directorate and was established to help the College deliver best value from its spending.

The primary role of Procurement Strategy & Services is to work with College Schools, Departments and external organizations to ensure the achievement of these key goals: 

  • Delivery of value for money from College and third party spend;
  • Delivery of projects and contracts to time, quality and cost, realizing benefits and minimizing risk;
  • Providing a professional source of reference to all College staff on best purchasing practice;
  • Reducing College administrative costs through continuous streamlining of the procurement process;
  • Providing policy standards and guidance on best practice in procurement, and assisting Schools’ and Departments' in delivering against these standards;
  • Promoting and fostering collaborative procurement across the HE sector to deliver better value for money and better services; and provide innovative ways to develop the College’s commercial and procurement capability;
  • Driving forward the improvement of College capability in procurement project management through the development of people skills, processes and tools. 
  • Policy & procedure documents, as well as information on preferred suppliers, are posted on the Procurement Strategy & Services website for staff only.

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