Public sector procurement professionals are under pressure to achieve two conflicting goals: deliver new and enhanced services while simultaneously managing their spending more closely. These competing priorities put new pressure on procurement professionals to negotiate better contracts and ensure vendors always deliver on their promises.
To do that, procurement technology is an obvious starting point, but what does that really mean and how does one begin to consider what technology will fulfill the needs required for your organization? From ERP solutions, to procure-to-pay suites, to modular best-of-breed sourcing software, this ebook provides a guide to inform and evaluate how to make the right technology selection for your process.
In this ebook, you’ll:
- Identify challenges currently being experienced in your organization and gaps in process that can be addressed with technology
- Gain an understanding of essential procurement terms and technologies, spanning elements across disciplines, activities, and tools.
- Learn how to increase the odds of success in your organization by leveraging the appropriate technology to become more strategic.