Course number: B455702This course reveals how the purchasing department’s performance can be fine-tuned, focusing on supplier selection and management, the competitive bidding process, negotiations, and contract management. The course also addresses the many ways in which purchasing can be used to control costs in the areas of inventory management, logistics, and quality, while also providing the financial tools to improve a number of purchasing decisions. Course level: Basic. Prerequisites: None. Course includes integrated text and study guide, final exam, and grading service.
NASBA field of study: Production Course credit: 14 hours