About the webinar
Following on from the success of the procurement training last year, and our continuing partnership with SPA, we are offering FREE to attend procurement bitesize sessions to SFHA and SPA members.
At just an hour long, these sessions will cover various topics relevant to all staff across the business.
First in the series is aimed at Senior Staff – what do you need to know about procurement?
The coronavirus crisis put a focus on the supply chain like never before and underscored the importance of effective procurement. As senior staff, what do you need to know to ensure you have an effective procurement strategy that adds value throughout your business?
Join Lesley Anderson, Head of Procurement at SPA, and John McMorrow, Director at Easthall Park Housing Co-operative for discussion via interactive chat and Q&A.
Who should attend?
This session is aimed at senior staff.
How to book
This session is FREE to attend for SFHA & SPA members and to book your place use the 'Book Now' button at the top of this page.
Once your place has been confirmed you will receive the link for the session around 24 hours before which you will use on the day to access it.
We are broadcasting this session on Zoom.
Member Price FREE
John has almost 35 years’ experience in public sector housing and is the Director of Easthall Park Housing Co-operative, a Fully Mutual Housing Co-operative based in Greater Easterhouse.Read More
In the last 25 years John has supported the Co-operative’s Management Committee deliver excellent housing services whilst providing a range of training and employment opportunities and co-ordinating a variety of community activities.
The Co-operative has won much recognition for its work and in the last year achieved IIP Platinum award and will outline the work undertaken to support the Co-operative’s succession plans.
Lesley Anderson is MCIPS qualified Procurement Professional with over 23 years of experience in various sectors, public and private, including the Construction Industry, Public Sector and Gas & Oil Industry.Read More
In her role as Head of Procurement at SPA, Lesley provides procurement support, advice and guidance, to clients and contractors from project identification through to award of contract.