Africa Institute of Management (AIM)

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All over the world, the public sector spends over Euro 100 billionnnnnnnn each year on procuring goods and services. Therefore, the Procurement staff are required to demonstrate full accountability for their actions and ensure the use  of best practice whilst at the sametime obtaining excellent value for money. Value for money is the optimum balance of whole life cost and fitness for purpose. Participants on this course will be able to enhance this by applying the knowledge and skills they will gain like the combined expenditure to support wider policy objectives and to ensure that the vendors/suppliers give better service.

 Course Objectives

By the end of the course delgates will have gained knowledges &  understanding of:

  • Public sector procurement overview
  • Project and risk management
  • Corruption and public awareness in public sector procurement
  • Vendor assessment/pre-qualification
  • International funding guidelines and standards
  • Tendering/quotation process
  • Bid evaluation & contract award, and Contract Management

Target Group

Procurement Officers of Public institutions, Officer in Public procurement and Disposal entities, Head of Department, Finance Officers, Economists, Members of Procurement Committees, Contractors and all those involved in Private Public Partnerships