Procurement Manual - 2.0 The Procurement Stategy of the University
05 September 2014
2.1.1 The overriding aim of our University’s Procurement Strategy is to influence the procurement process in all non-salary expenditure in support of our University’s overall strategic objectives. This will:
2.1.1a Further enhance our University’s reputation as an efficient and responsible organisation in all matter of financial and resource management.
2.1.1b Focus attention upon areas of major expenditure where developments and Value For Money (VFM) improvements are likely to produce the maximum benefit.
2.1.1c Mirror the aims and objectives of the National Higher Education Procurement Strategy.
2.2.1 The principal elements of our University’s Strategy and the actions considered necessary to achieve the objectives are as summarised in the table below.