acQuire Lunch & Learn: Interpreting Fields and Processes in acQuire

Date: Tuesday December 13th, 2022                                     

Time: 11:30am - 12:30pm

 


Register
Registration open through 2022/12/13 11:15 AM Eastern Time (US & Canada)

Details
Have you ever wondered why a certain field exists in acQuire and if you need to use it? Why a requisition returned to you moments after submitting it? The eProcurement team will decipher all these questions and more in this lunch & learn session.

Session Host

This session will be hosted by the eProcurement Team.

 

Questions about this session can be issued to acquire@queensu.ca or spsevents@queensu.ca.


Location

Session will be held virtually - link to session provided in registration confirmation email and/or on acQuire dashboard.

 


About Us

Strategic Procurement Services (SPS) oversees the acquisition of products and services on behalf of the university.

Leveraging the spending power of the entire university's proud tradition of innovation, an institution which encourages lateral thinking, independent solution finding and independence of thought in line with the Queen's Strategic goals & objectives.

Strategic Procurement Services role is to support the university's acquisition of products and services, using the following criteria:

Efficiency - Optimizing procurement to deliver the greatest possible value for every dollar spent

Effectiveness - Delivering the right product/service at the right time & at the best price

Quality - Providing safe, consistent & reliable products from the highest quality suppliers that meet departmental & university specifications

Risk Management - Assessing, mitigating and managing the risks involved with delivering products and services

Accountability - Integrating end to end supply chain activities and taking responsibility to achieve sustained savings.

The acQuire Lunch and Learns are hosted by SPS' Procurement Systems Team, which falls within the Procurement Operations unit of SPS.