All Sessions by Dr Kabossa Msimangira, PhD, MBA, BA (Hons), FCIPS, ISM
21st November 2018
Seminar Stream 3C: Procurement as a strategic function and its impact on public sector organizational performance
10.20 - 11.05
<p>The procurement function has in the past often been undertaken by different functional managers, in particular personnel in accounting and finance departments. However, the recognition that procurement should be a strategic function has been increasing in recent years. This session reveals the results of research into:</p>
<li>Perceptions of procurement and accounting personnel regarding procurement as a strategic function and its impact on organisational performance.</li>
<li>Key procurement operational factors</li>
<li>Key contributions of strategic procurement to organisational performance</li>
<li>Key government policies on procurement</li>
<li>Key procurement financial performance measures used in Australia.</li>
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