Identifying how to achieve significant cost advantages and improved operations
from shared services through applying procurement and supply management
techniques can help your company lower costs and streamline operations.
Shared services accounts for over 30% of the total spend of an organization,
and historically, they have not been the responsibility of the procurement and
supply (P&S) management team. In recent years, however, the P&S management
team has expanded its scope of activity. Organizations have been discovering
savings and other forms of value capture by applying the successful approaches
of procurement and supply management to these purchases.
The course will cover the process for procuring shared services, including the
plan and the process for preparing the scope of shared services. It also
covers how to manage shared services by defining the terms and conditions of
the service level agreement (SLA) and defining supplier performance measures.
After completing this course, you should be able to: