A 12-Point Procurement Policy Checklist
Do You Know How To Make A Procurement Policy Template Fit Your Organization?
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When you’re writing or modifying your organization’s procurement policy, it is not advisable to start from scratch. You should begin by adapting an existing policy or procurement policy template to your needs. Here is a 12-point checklist of questions to help you ensure that you properly and thoroughly adapt an existing policy or template for your use.
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By Charles Dominick, SPSM, SPSM2, SPSM3
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