Episode 5: Procurement’s Shift to the Next Generation Operating Model - Part 2
Inaction is not an option – Procurement must adapt in order to thrive. In this podcast, a follow-on from Episode 2 in this series, Graham Crawshaw and Brian Cunningham continue to share thoughts on what it takes to succeed and maintain a competitive advantage for the organisation. They emphasise the critical importance of Procurement’s ability to orchestrate a focused, collaborative link between stakeholders and suppliers. Additionally, they review the fundamental requirements for proactive disruption, highlight which resources are necessary to understand and respond to business needs, and explain the importance of agility, innovation and relationship management. It won’t be easy for Procurement, but it will be worth it.