International Procurement Management
- students will work on real procurement strategy development cases from several industrial companies.
- Analysis of current market balance and processes
- Analyze current applied procurement practices and challenges
- Analyze requirements of category stakeholders
- Analyze spend data and statistics
- Defend the recommendations plan before steering committee
- Define pricing model and analyze the balance of supplier and customer market powers
- Draw hypothesis on further strategy for procurement in the given category
- Drawing implementation plan for major strategy recommendations developed by the team
- Drawing recommendations on the short lit of suppliers
- Research and defining the long list of qualified suppliers for the category
- Strategy adaptation based on the feedback from committee
- Organization and function tasks procurement
- Control categories and strategic sourcing
- Control procurement risks
- Control efficiency
- Control competencies
- Building effective command work
- ActivityEach student can earn 1 point, or 0.5 points, or 0 points for each round of questions. 0 points – the student refuses to answer the question, or the student does not reply to lecturer’s question, or the student has violated academic ethics; the student gives a completely wrong answer (incorrect calculation or interpretation). 0.5 points – the student gives a partially/partly correct answer: the calculation or interpretation has minor mistakes. 1 point – the student gives a correct answer and clearly explains the calculation and interpretation without mistakes.
- Team case
- Sharīf. (2016). Materials and Purchase Management : Theory and Practice. Alpha Science Internation Limited.
- ANCA, V. (2019). Logistics and Supply Chain Management: An Overview. Studies in Business & Economics, 14(2), 209–215. https://doi.org/10.2478/sbe-2019-0035
- Dmitry Ivanov, Alexander Tsipoulanidis, & Jörn Schönberger. (2019). Global Supply Chain and Operations Management : A Decision-Oriented Introduction to the Creation of Value: Vol. Second edition. Springer.
- Essila, J. C. (2019). Managing Operations Throughout Global Supply Chains. Hershey, PA: Business Science Reference. Retrieved from http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=2166048
- International trade, global supply chains and compliance. (2019). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-92447-2_7
- Sadok Turki, & Nidhal Rezg. (2019). Sustainable Supply Chain System Design and Optimization. Sustainability, (4), 1. Retrieved from http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsrep&AN=edsrep.a.gam.jsusta.v11y2019i4p1179.d208474