GEP’s sourcing support teams help you slash cycle times while boosting savings. Globally distributed, they bring specific capabilities in each process step and enable parallel execution of activities supporting your category managers throughout the sourcing cycle, so your people can address more spend and build stronger relationships with stakeholders.
Through actionable market intelligence, advanced analytics and superior speed of execution, we accelerate and significantly improve decision-making.
Comprehensive Sourcing Support Services
Our engagement model is highly flexible and collaborative. The level of support can vary based on clients' needs. We can provide on-demand support, fill strategic gaps or manage complete categories. Our sourcing support services include:
- Analyzing large spend data sets and identifying saving opportunities
- Finding the category cost drivers, time to source or capable suppliers
- Managing suppliers during the sourcing process
- Creating and running RFx and auctions
- Providing fact-based negotiation scripts
- Doing a complex bid optimization analysis
- Redlining a contract template