Strategic Procurement Services (SPS) oversees the acquisition of products and services on behalf of the university.
Leveraging the spending power of the entire university's proud tradition of innovation, an institution which encourages lateral thinking, independent solution finding and independence of thought in line with the Queen's Strategic goals & objectives.
Strategic Procurement Services role is to support the university's acquisition of products and services, using the following criteria:
Efficiency - Optimizing procurement to deliver the greatest possible value for every dollar spent
Effectiveness - Delivering the right product/service at the right time & at the best price
Quality - Providing safe, consistent & reliable products from the highest quality suppliers that meet departmental & university specifications
Risk Management - Assessing, mitigating and managing the risks involved with delivering products and services
Accountability - Integrating end to end supply chain activities and taking responsibility to achieve sustained savings
Other services overseen by Strategic Procurement Services