Procurement Excellence – A Business Enabler (Part 2)

Preston Butler

Director, Procurement & Subcontracts at Vinnell Arabia LLC

Learning Objectives

In Part 2 of this webinar, Dr. Butler provides keen perspectives as he addresses the question "How do we Maintain Procurement Excellence Going Forward?" He provides nine key points for maintaining procurement excellence and highlights comments from senior U.S. Government contracting officials on transformation required in the procurement career field. He introduces a novel title for procurement professionals called procureologist. Very insightful presentation!    

Key Takeaways: 

  • Leverage technology...make it part of the equation for data analysis and better decision making. If you don't you will be out-performed, out-competed, and eventually out of business
  •  Create a Continuous Improvement environment with full support from the leadership to promote innovation and reduce risk aversion