OverviewThe pandemic put a spotlight on the importance of public procurement. Despite outdated processes, and a lack of funds and resources, in a time of crisis, you delivered. Looking back on lessons learned, we now have the opportunity to shape tomorrow. While the pandemic continues to impact business, Money from the American Rescue Plan is beginning to roll out, and Billions in CARES funding is still available until December. Now is the ultimate time for every government to build resiliency and modernize the core foundational pillars of talent, process, technology and culture, in order to build efficient, agile, and diversified procurement functions. But where do you begin?
What You'll Learn
2. Gain insight on how to become a Procurement Change Agent
3. Provide information on building a case for change: Who needs to be involved, how to work cross functionally, and responding to roadblocks
Jarrod McAdoo brings over 24 years of procurement experience across multiple industries, including defense contracting, higher education, retail, manufacturing, and engineered products. During this time, Jarrod held various roles in category and supplier management including the management of strategic sourcing and procurement teams as well as leading teams in implementing shared service procurement models and source to pay systems. Jarrod holds a Masters in Business Administration from Duquesne University and a Bachelor’s degree from Carnegie Mellon University.
Attendance for Individuals
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Attendance for Groups
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