CIPS is a global not-for-profit organisation, serving the procurement and supply management profession. Dedicated to promoting good practice, CIPS as a professional body provides a wide range of services for the benefit of members and the wider business community, including qualifications, education and training and thought leadership in procurement and supply. With a community of 115,000 in 150 countries our Royal Charter means we exist for the public good.
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This paper is an introduction to the work the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) is doing to produce a good practice guide and online tool that can be used to help develop an organisations’ end-to-end supply chain resilience.
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Risk in global supply chains has reached its highest for almost quarter of a century, consequently, CIPS has launched an online tool that supports the development of resilience in supply chains.
(June 14, 2017)
Global supply chain conditions continue to deteriorate, leading to operational risks according to CIPS risk index, powered by Dun & Bradstreet.
(March 11, 2016)
Coffee is the second most valuable commodity exported by developing countries, but despite its economic significance, coffee production represents a precarious livelihood for both coffee farmers and laborers.
(September 29, 2015)
U.S. Representatives Carolyn Maloney and Chris Smith proposed legislation requiring public companies with global receipts of more than $100 million to disclose any measures to prevent human trafficking, slavery or child labor in their supply chains as part of their annual reports.
(July 29, 2015)
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Based in the UK, CIPS serves the procurement and supply profession. Dedicated to promoting good procurement practice, CIPS provides a wide range of procurement ...
ABOUT CIPS QUALIFICATIONS. Throughout the world CIPS qualifications are recognised as driving leading edge thinking and professionalism in procurement.
Excellene Delivered through Supply Chain consulting, training, skills dveleopment solutions. Learnership, SAQA, TETA. APICS, CIPS, IIF, DDMRP, NQF, CSCP, SAPICS
You have two opportunitites during the year to take exams, in May and November. To take exams, you need to have registered with CIPS
The Global Standard for Procurement and Supply structure. Released in 2014 the Standard is a competency framework of procurement and supply skills, knowledge and ...
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CIPS Level 5 Advanced Diploma in procurement and supply by distance learning is designed for Provides senior buyers, contract and supply chain managers with the ...
The CIPS Level 4 Diploma in Procurement and Supply is ideal for those with previous business experience or qualifications in purchasing and supply.
Our CIPS courses offer professional tailored programmes designed to meet demands of the procurement profession. All our tutors are MCIPS qualified.
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