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Operational Purchasing - Overview

Purchasing of goods and services

The everyday call-off and material planning routines, namely the acquisition process, is carried out within the operational purchasing. These buyers have a close contact with suppliers. Logistics working methods and holistic thinking are common in this work.

Objectives: The purpose of the course is to provide insights into the scope of operational purchasing assignments of a company.

Level: Basic, you need no prior knowledge.

Training Method: Operational Purchasing - Overview is a Module course and is studied over the internet via our e-learning platform Instant education. Read more about the training method here.

Course Length:Approximately 3 hours active study time.

Price: 70 EURO / student
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Course contents:

Purchasing Operations Structure
Purchasing operations can be divided into strategic, tactical and operational purchasing.

Operational Purchasing
The operational purchasing contains the everyday call-off and material planning.

The Planning Process
Planning levels and level of detail.

Purchasing Lead Time
The purchasing lead time for a purchase planning can be divided into time elements that are linked to the material procurement process.

Delivery Monitoring
Working with delivery monitoring to assure delivery.

Receiving Inspection
Receiving inspection of arriving goods.

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