As stated in our previous article, the importance of spend analysis to support Procurement cannot be over emphasised. At the same time, the spend analysis topic is also one of the most misunderstood among business users and Procurement alike. So the intention of this and the next few articles is to dispel some myths about spend analysis, and answer the questions that were seldom asked about the topic.
The procurement role is an rapidly-changing role that is becoming ever more prominent and significant in today’s business environment.
While it is easy to become a procurement professional, being the crème de la crème will definitely take more than just holding a professional certificate in procurement (Although we definitely do recommend getting your CIPS, of course).