Purchasing Techniques, Negotiating, and Cost Reduction Course

Develop skills in procurement and cost reduction through effective purchasing techniques. Enroll in this practical training course. BMC Training offers Purchasing Techniques, Negotiating, and Cost Reduction Course in Project , Procurement and Contracts Courses.

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  • One Week
Purchasing Techniques, Negotiating, and Cost Reduction Training Course

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Dubai , UAE 23 - Jun - 2024 27 - Jun - 2024 4987.5 GBP
Paris , France 23 - Jun - 2024 27 - Jun - 2024 6700 GBP
Hong Kong , Hong Kong 23 - Jun - 2024 27 - Jun - 2024 8500 GBP
Tokyo , Japan 23 - Jun - 2024 27 - Jun - 2024 9750 GBP
London , UK 7 - Jul - 2024 11 - Jul - 2024 4950 GBP
Madrid , Spain 7 - Jul - 2024 11 - Jul - 2024 6950 GBP
Munich , Germany 7 - Jul - 2024 11 - Jul - 2024 7900 GBP
Berlin , Germany 7 - Jul - 2024 11 - Jul - 2024 7900 GBP
New York , United States 7 - Jul - 2024 11 - Jul - 2024 10900 GBP
Amsterdam , Netherlands 7 - Jul - 2024 11 - Jul - 2024 8100 GBP
Dubai , UAE 14 - Jul - 2024 18 - Jul - 2024 4987.5 GBP
Paris , France 14 - Jul - 2024 18 - Jul - 2024 6700 GBP
Hong Kong , Hong Kong 14 - Jul - 2024 18 - Jul - 2024 8500 GBP
Dubai , UAE 21 - Jul - 2024 25 - Jul - 2024 4987.5 GBP
Paris , France 21 - Jul - 2024 25 - Jul - 2024 6700 GBP
Hong Kong , Hong Kong 21 - Jul - 2024 25 - Jul - 2024 8500 GBP
Istanbul , Turkey 28 - Jul - 2024 1 - Aug - 2024 4700 GBP
Bali , Indonesia 28 - Jul - 2024 1 - Aug - 2024 8100 GBP
Singapore , Singapore 28 - Jul - 2024 1 - Aug - 2024 7500 GBP
Washington , United States 28 - Jul - 2024 1 - Aug - 2024 11000 GBP
Dubai , UAE 28 - Jul - 2024 1 - Aug - 2024 4987.5 GBP
Paris , France 28 - Jul - 2024 1 - Aug - 2024 6700 GBP
Hong Kong , Hong Kong 28 - Jul - 2024 1 - Aug - 2024 8500 GBP
Dubai , UAE 7 - Jul - 2024 11 - Jul - 2024 4987.5 GBP
Paris , France 7 - Jul - 2024 11 - Jul - 2024 6700 GBP
Hong Kong , Hong Kong 7 - Jul - 2024 11 - Jul - 2024 8500 GBP
Milan , Italy 7 - Jul - 2024 11 - Jul - 2024 6950 GBP
Tokyo , Japan 14 - Jul - 2024 18 - Jul - 2024 9750 GBP
Tokyo , Japan 21 - Jul - 2024 25 - Jul - 2024 9750 GBP
Tokyo , Japan 28 - Jul - 2024 1 - Aug - 2024 9750 GBP
Tokyo , Japan 7 - Jul - 2024 11 - Jul - 2024 9750 GBP
Istanbul , Turkey 4 - Aug - 2024 8 - Aug - 2024 4700 GBP
Bali , Indonesia 4 - Aug - 2024 8 - Aug - 2024 8100 GBP
Singapore , Singapore 4 - Aug - 2024 8 - Aug - 2024 7500 GBP
Washington , United States 4 - Aug - 2024 8 - Aug - 2024 11000 GBP
Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia 11 - Aug - 2024 15 - Aug - 2024 4750 GBP
Rome , Italy 11 - Aug - 2024 15 - Aug - 2024 7300 GBP
Barcelona , Spain 11 - Aug - 2024 15 - Aug - 2024 6950 GBP
Zurich , Switzerland 11 - Aug - 2024 15 - Aug - 2024 7950 GBP
Dubai , UAE 18 - Aug - 2024 22 - Aug - 2024 4987.5 GBP
Paris , France 18 - Aug - 2024 22 - Aug - 2024 6700 GBP
Hong Kong , Hong Kong 18 - Aug - 2024 22 - Aug - 2024 8500 GBP
London , UK 25 - Aug - 2024 29 - Aug - 2024 4950 GBP
Madrid , Spain 25 - Aug - 2024 29 - Aug - 2024 6950 GBP
Munich , Germany 25 - Aug - 2024 29 - Aug - 2024 7900 GBP
Berlin , Germany 25 - Aug - 2024 29 - Aug - 2024 7900 GBP
New York , United States 25 - Aug - 2024 29 - Aug - 2024 10900 GBP
Amsterdam , Netherlands 25 - Aug - 2024 29 - Aug - 2024 8100 GBP
Dubai , UAE 11 - Aug - 2024 15 - Aug - 2024 4987.5 GBP
Paris , France 11 - Aug - 2024 15 - Aug - 2024 6700 GBP
Hong Kong , Hong Kong 11 - Aug - 2024 15 - Aug - 2024 8500 GBP
Tokyo , Japan 18 - Aug - 2024 22 - Aug - 2024 9750 GBP
Milan , Italy 25 - Aug - 2024 29 - Aug - 2024 6950 GBP
Tokyo , Japan 11 - Aug - 2024 15 - Aug - 2024 9750 GBP
London , UK 22 - Sep - 2024 26 - Sep - 2024 4950 GBP
Madrid , Spain 22 - Sep - 2024 26 - Sep - 2024 6950 GBP
Munich , Germany 22 - Sep - 2024 26 - Sep - 2024 7900 GBP
Berlin , Germany 22 - Sep - 2024 26 - Sep - 2024 7900 GBP
New York , United States 22 - Sep - 2024 26 - Sep - 2024 10900 GBP
Amsterdam , Netherlands 22 - Sep - 2024 26 - Sep - 2024 8100 GBP
Dubai , UAE 1 - Sep - 2024 5 - Sep - 2024 4987.5 GBP
Paris , France 1 - Sep - 2024 5 - Sep - 2024 6700 GBP
Hong Kong , Hong Kong 1 - Sep - 2024 5 - Sep - 2024 8500 GBP
Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia 8 - Sep - 2024 12 - Sep - 2024 4750 GBP
Rome , Italy 8 - Sep - 2024 12 - Sep - 2024 7300 GBP
Barcelona , Spain 8 - Sep - 2024 12 - Sep - 2024 6950 GBP
Zurich , Switzerland 8 - Sep - 2024 12 - Sep - 2024 7950 GBP
Istanbul , Turkey 15 - Sep - 2024 19 - Sep - 2024 4700 GBP
Bali , Indonesia 15 - Sep - 2024 19 - Sep - 2024 8100 GBP
Singapore , Singapore 15 - Sep - 2024 19 - Sep - 2024 7500 GBP
Washington , United States 15 - Sep - 2024 19 - Sep - 2024 11000 GBP
Dubai , UAE 15 - Sep - 2024 19 - Sep - 2024 4987.5 GBP
Paris , France 15 - Sep - 2024 19 - Sep - 2024 6700 GBP
Hong Kong , Hong Kong 15 - Sep - 2024 19 - Sep - 2024 8500 GBP
Dubai , UAE 22 - Sep - 2024 26 - Sep - 2024 4987.5 GBP
Paris , France 22 - Sep - 2024 26 - Sep - 2024 6700 GBP
Hong Kong , Hong Kong 22 - Sep - 2024 26 - Sep - 2024 8500 GBP
Milan , Italy 22 - Sep - 2024 26 - Sep - 2024 6950 GBP
Tokyo , Japan 1 - Sep - 2024 5 - Sep - 2024 9750 GBP
Tokyo , Japan 15 - Sep - 2024 19 - Sep - 2024 9750 GBP
Tokyo , Japan 22 - Sep - 2024 26 - Sep - 2024 9750 GBP
Istanbul , Turkey 20 - Oct - 2024 24 - Oct - 2024 4700 GBP
Bali , Indonesia 20 - Oct - 2024 24 - Oct - 2024 8100 GBP
Singapore , Singapore 20 - Oct - 2024 24 - Oct - 2024 7500 GBP
Washington , United States 20 - Oct - 2024 24 - Oct - 2024 11000 GBP
Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia 27 - Oct - 2024 31 - Oct - 2024 4750 GBP
Rome , Italy 27 - Oct - 2024 31 - Oct - 2024 7300 GBP
Barcelona , Spain 27 - Oct - 2024 31 - Oct - 2024 6950 GBP
Zurich , Switzerland 27 - Oct - 2024 31 - Oct - 2024 7950 GBP
Dubai , UAE 6 - Oct - 2024 10 - Oct - 2024 4987.5 GBP
Paris , France 6 - Oct - 2024 10 - Oct - 2024 6700 GBP
Hong Kong , Hong Kong 6 - Oct - 2024 10 - Oct - 2024 8500 GBP
London , UK 13 - Oct - 2024 17 - Oct - 2024 4950 GBP
Madrid , Spain 13 - Oct - 2024 17 - Oct - 2024 6950 GBP
Munich , Germany 13 - Oct - 2024 17 - Oct - 2024 7900 GBP
Berlin , Germany 13 - Oct - 2024 17 - Oct - 2024 7900 GBP
New York , United States 13 - Oct - 2024 17 - Oct - 2024 10900 GBP
Amsterdam , Netherlands 13 - Oct - 2024 17 - Oct - 2024 8100 GBP
Dubai , UAE 27 - Oct - 2024 31 - Oct - 2024 4987.5 GBP
Paris , France 27 - Oct - 2024 31 - Oct - 2024 6700 GBP
Hong Kong , Hong Kong 27 - Oct - 2024 31 - Oct - 2024 8500 GBP
Tokyo , Japan 6 - Oct - 2024 10 - Oct - 2024 9750 GBP
Milan , Italy 13 - Oct - 2024 17 - Oct - 2024 6950 GBP
Tokyo , Japan 27 - Oct - 2024 31 - Oct - 2024 9750 GBP
London , UK 17 - Nov - 2024 21 - Nov - 2024 4950 GBP
Madrid , Spain 17 - Nov - 2024 21 - Nov - 2024 6950 GBP
Munich , Germany 17 - Nov - 2024 21 - Nov - 2024 7900 GBP
Berlin , Germany 17 - Nov - 2024 21 - Nov - 2024 7900 GBP
New York , United States 17 - Nov - 2024 21 - Nov - 2024 10900 GBP
Amsterdam , Netherlands 17 - Nov - 2024 21 - Nov - 2024 8100 GBP
Dubai , UAE 24 - Nov - 2024 28 - Nov - 2024 4987.5 GBP
Paris , France 24 - Nov - 2024 28 - Nov - 2024 6700 GBP
Hong Kong , Hong Kong 24 - Nov - 2024 28 - Nov - 2024 8500 GBP
Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia 3 - Nov - 2024 7 - Nov - 2024 4750 GBP
Rome , Italy 3 - Nov - 2024 7 - Nov - 2024 7300 GBP
Barcelona , Spain 3 - Nov - 2024 7 - Nov - 2024 6950 GBP
Zurich , Switzerland 3 - Nov - 2024 7 - Nov - 2024 7950 GBP
Istanbul , Turkey 10 - Nov - 2024 14 - Nov - 2024 4700 GBP
Bali , Indonesia 10 - Nov - 2024 14 - Nov - 2024 8100 GBP
Singapore , Singapore 10 - Nov - 2024 14 - Nov - 2024 7500 GBP
Washington , United States 10 - Nov - 2024 14 - Nov - 2024 11000 GBP
Dubai , UAE 10 - Nov - 2024 14 - Nov - 2024 4987.5 GBP
Paris , France 10 - Nov - 2024 14 - Nov - 2024 6700 GBP
Hong Kong , Hong Kong 10 - Nov - 2024 14 - Nov - 2024 8500 GBP
Dubai , UAE 17 - Nov - 2024 21 - Nov - 2024 4987.5 GBP
Paris , France 17 - Nov - 2024 21 - Nov - 2024 6700 GBP
Hong Kong , Hong Kong 17 - Nov - 2024 21 - Nov - 2024 8500 GBP
Milan , Italy 17 - Nov - 2024 21 - Nov - 2024 6950 GBP
Tokyo , Japan 24 - Nov - 2024 28 - Nov - 2024 9750 GBP
Tokyo , Japan 10 - Nov - 2024 14 - Nov - 2024 9750 GBP
Tokyo , Japan 17 - Nov - 2024 21 - Nov - 2024 9750 GBP
Istanbul , Turkey 15 - Dec - 2024 19 - Dec - 2024 4700 GBP
Bali , Indonesia 15 - Dec - 2024 19 - Dec - 2024 8100 GBP
Singapore , Singapore 15 - Dec - 2024 19 - Dec - 2024 7500 GBP
Washington , United States 15 - Dec - 2024 19 - Dec - 2024 11000 GBP
Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia 22 - Dec - 2024 26 - Dec - 2024 4750 GBP
Rome , Italy 22 - Dec - 2024 26 - Dec - 2024 7300 GBP
Barcelona , Spain 22 - Dec - 2024 26 - Dec - 2024 6950 GBP
Zurich , Switzerland 22 - Dec - 2024 26 - Dec - 2024 7950 GBP
Dubai , UAE 8 - Dec - 2024 12 - Dec - 2024 4987.5 GBP
Paris , France 8 - Dec - 2024 12 - Dec - 2024 6700 GBP
Hong Kong , Hong Kong 8 - Dec - 2024 12 - Dec - 2024 8500 GBP
London , UK 1 - Dec - 2024 5 - Dec - 2024 4950 GBP
Madrid , Spain 1 - Dec - 2024 5 - Dec - 2024 6950 GBP
Munich , Germany 1 - Dec - 2024 5 - Dec - 2024 7900 GBP
Berlin , Germany 1 - Dec - 2024 5 - Dec - 2024 7900 GBP
New York , United States 1 - Dec - 2024 5 - Dec - 2024 10900 GBP
Amsterdam , Netherlands 1 - Dec - 2024 5 - Dec - 2024 8100 GBP
Dubai , UAE 22 - Dec - 2024 26 - Dec - 2024 4987.5 GBP
Paris , France 22 - Dec - 2024 26 - Dec - 2024 6700 GBP
Hong Kong , Hong Kong 22 - Dec - 2024 26 - Dec - 2024 8500 GBP
Tokyo , Japan 8 - Dec - 2024 12 - Dec - 2024 9750 GBP
Milan , Italy 1 - Dec - 2024 5 - Dec - 2024 6950 GBP
Tokyo , Japan 22 - Dec - 2024 26 - Dec - 2024 9750 GBP

Course Syllabus

Introduction

This course will examine an organization’s revenue that is spent on goods and services - everything from raw materials to spares and stocks. Hence, when the goal is to increase earnings by lowering costs, world-class organizations look closely at their purchasing strategies.

Success in purchasing is dependent not only on an awareness of the potential opportunities, but more importantly, and the focus of this course, is the knowledgeable implementation of the methods, processes, and techniques that should be utilized in order to become a leader in obtaining real supply management savings through negotiations and understanding cost reduction

This course will feature:

  • How to be  world class in cost reductions
  • Processes for developing purchase price index
  • How to evaluate supplier prices
  • The importance of planning in successful negotiations
  • Approaches in negotiations

Objectives

  • Examine the key features in spend profiles
  • Evaluating costing reduction opportunities
  • Understanding supplier pricing structures
  • Apply purchasing strategic plans
  • Develop common approaches in planning for negotiations

Content

Day One

Continuous Improvement in Cost and Productivity

  • How do other functions view purchasing
  • A Purchasing Savings Model
  • Total Cost of Ownership Models
  • Cost Reduction Initiatives
  • Establishing a Strategic Focus with Pareto Analysis on Cost
  • Modern Methods of Analyzing the Spend

Day Two

Defining Cost Reduction Opportunities

  • Developing Company Purchase Price Index and Comparing to External Indexes
  • Understanding of Supply Marketplace and how Suppliers Price
  • Benchmarking best practices in Cost Reduction
  • Resisting Price Increases
  • Supplier Performance Measurement
  • Cost Saving Methods

Day Three

Methods of Price Evaluation

  • Price Justification
  • Methods of Price Analysis
  • The Competition that leads to price reduction and evaluation
  • Methods of Cost Analysis
  • Breaking down the Elements of Cost
  • Developing "Should Cost"

Day Four

Successful Negotiations

  • Negotiation Skill Sets
  • Steps in Negotiation Preparation
  • Methods of Persuasion
  • What Does Win/Win Really Mean?
  • Determining the Issues
  • Rating & Valuing Issues

Day Five

Determining Strengths and Weaknesses

  • Know Your  Better Alternatives to Negotiated Agreements (BATNA)
  • Analyzing The Other Side
  • Negotiation Objectives Diagram
  • Prepare the Negotiation Team
  • Tips for the Actual Negotiation
  • Participants will negotiate model cases & discuss the results to provide an opportunity for hands on experience

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