This is your opportunity to get your curious and curly procurement questions answered by industry professionals.
Come and join Now Procure It and let’s talk contracts!
We will cover the stages of contracting:
- Preparation and planning
- Negotiations and execution
You will leave this informal roundtable knowing:
- Why it's good to have a contract.
- What a “good” contract looks like.
- How you can get what’s important to you.
- How to make changes while keeping it current and valid.
- What to do once you've finished your contract.
Need a bit more of an in-depth discussion? Book in a 30 minutes session to talk to Sharon and Robbie about your personal needs here.
About the facilitators
Robbie Mckechnie is a co-founder of Now Procure IT and has over 18 years’ experience leading complex commercial and procurement projects, in NZ and overseas in both public and private sector environments.
Robbie has strong relationships with government agencies especially the functional leads for ICT (Department of Internal Affairs) and Procurement (NZ Government Procurement). With significant experience helping government agencies make the most of common capability and All of Government contracts, Robbie is uniquely positioned to provide this expertise and insight to help others identify benefits and realise outcomes.
Sharon Petherick is a co-founder of Now Procure IT and has over 20 years’ experience specialising in Procurement, Logistics and Service Delivery in the ICT & Telecommunications sectors, both in NZ and the UK.
Sharon’s broad understanding of Procurement’s role within any organisation and the ability to walk stakeholders through the process has delivered successful outcomes both within the public and private sector. Her ethos to make procurement easy backed up with a wealth of knowledge both within the Government Rules of Sourcing and individual sector compliance provides a winning combination.