The Council's Corporate Procurement Team can deliver a Category Management approach to school procurement. The Team will work in tandem with the school, delivering category management plans, enabling the school to better understand its future requirements and commercial risks.
This will include the provision of specialist procurement expertise to commissioning led processes. Support will include technical advice and support through procurement process fully legally compliant; the management of all tender and quotation activity; scoring of financials and supporting commissioners to undertake quality scoring processes; support and advice on pre-tender activity.
The Team will support effective commissioning by providing expert knowledge with sound financial, strategic and commercial market awareness.