Certified International Purchasing Manager – CIPM

Certified International Purchasing Manager – CIPM 1

The Certified International Purchasing Manager (CIPM) is a new program for current and future purchasing & supply chain professionals and managers, reflecting levels of understanding and of competence needed to assume responsibility for managing purchasing & supply chain operations at the international level. It is based on a Learning System (LS) developed by the International Trade Centre (ITC), and conducted by the prestigious International Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Institute.

  • Learn further about procurement processes in different sectors
  • Understand the international standards and best practices for purchasing and procurement
  • Identify supply chain trends

This program is specially designed for professionals, managers, and executives who are involved in purchasing and/or supply chain management at the international level. It is also suitable for those who are planning to venture into this field of specialization.

Objectives:

CIPM aims to:

  • Identify purchasing and supply management
  • Actively engage participants to analyze the strategies of sourcing
  • Define the operations and structure of purchasing
  • Follow the non-lecture style demonstrating strategic sourcing processes
  • Explain the critical elements of the supply chain
  • Provide relevant material for each participant

Topics:

  • Introduction to Purchasing and Supply Chain Management.
  • The Purchasing Process
  • Purchasing Policy and Procedures.
  • Purchasing and Supplier Integration for Competitive
  • Advantage. Purchasing and Supply Chain Organization
  • Purchasing and Category/Commodity Strategy Development
  • Supplier Evaluation and Selection
  • Supplier Quality Management
  • Supplier Management and Development: Creating a World-Class Supply Base
  • Worldwide Sourcing
  • Strategic Cost Management
  • Purchasing and Supply Chain Analysis: Tools and Techniques
  • Effective Negotiations: Preparation and Execution
  • Contracting: Developing and Managing Effective
  • Purchasing Law and Ethics
  • Contract Administration: Getting the Goods and Services You Ordered, As You Ordered Them (And Supplier Development), Purchasing Services
  • Supply Chain Information and E-Systems
  • Sourcing and Supply Performance Measurement and Evaluation
  • Purchasing and Supply Chain Changes and Trends

Prerequisites

None

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