In business, spend with third parties is inevitable and, irrespective of your budget and scope, no one wants to waste money on goods and services that cost more than they should, don't meet requirements or get you locked you into inflexible contracts.
A skilled procurement team (regardless of size) can save money, time and resources by:
Whether you're looking to establish a new procurement function within your business or improve the skill sets within an existing one, our expertise and experience will enable you to understand your current procurement capability, opportunities for improvement and meet your specific training requirements.
With over 20 years experience in Procurement, the Perigean team are experts in this field, having in-depth knowledge of both direct and indirect spend in the following sectors:
We have set-up Procurement teams from scratch; led organisations through professional accreditation, via the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) Corporate Certification process; and remodelled buying functions to become world class standard.
In the 2017 and 2018 CIPS Supply Management Awards, members of the Perigean team were Finalists in two highly competitive categories.
We will listen to you to understand your issues; then focus our resources to implement a step-change in performance, without interrupting the day-to-day buying activity which keeps your business afloat.
There's been a lot of talk about softer skills in Procurement, we use soft skills to solve hard problems. The Perigean team are approachable, professional, and focused on adding value, not just transacting the process. Through advice and support, Perigean can coach and mentor your people, to help them bring about cultural change within their team, without stepping on toes.