Coordinate strategic procurement

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Unit Description
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Assessment Tool
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Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
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Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
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Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver PSPPCM021, 'Coordinate strategic procurement'.
Google Links
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Elements and Performance Criteria



Elements describe the essential outcomes

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element. Where bold italicised text is used, further information is detailed in the range of conditions section.

1. Undertake market analysis

1.1 Identify organisation’s strategic procurement requirements and commercial and policy factors impacting procurement.

1.2 Research the extent to which a competitive market exists to meet the organisation’s needs.

1.3 Identify the number of suppliers, their market share and the degree and type of competition between suppliers.

1.4 Analyse the nature, quality and maturity of the supply chain.

1.5 Identify and analyse environmental, sustainability and corporate social responsibility factors affecting the supply market.

1.6 Engage expert assistance, as necessary, to assist with market analysis.

2. Influence and develop markets

2.1 Identify and analyse supply markets and strategic industries to ascertain emerging and predicted trends.

2.2 Analyse supply markets and strategic industries, including capabilities, limitations, financial standing and past performance of existing and potential suppliers.

2.3 Use market development strategies to develop and influence market capability, within probity boundaries.

2.4 Identify implications of procurement threats and opportunities imposed by supply markets and communicate to stakeholders.

3. Implement strategic procurement activities

3.1 Determine procurement methodologies according to organisation’s strategic procurement plan.

3.2 Design requirements to deliver business outcomes and provide value for money, including whole-of-life considerations.

3.3 Effect methodologies by constraints, complexity and importance of procurement requirement and the marketplace.

3.4 Determine procurement activities and form teams to manage strategic procurement activities.

3.5 Determine performance measures to suit the range of procurement activities.

3.6 Analyse performance against measures, and implement methods that continuously improve procurement performance.