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Advanced planning, scheduling and group buying

Delivering cost savings

Timely supply of goods and services

We can help...

Sarah Bass

Sarah Bass Manager

For schools


Our strategic procurement support can be provided as part of our financial support service package or as a standalone service.

To complement the support we offer with the practical application of Agresso my team can also provide:

  • purchasing, procurement and contract management, advice and guidance for projects of all sizes
  • facilitated group purchasing across schools
  • standard templates and robust terms and conditions to support value for money and effective supply
  • access to many Public Sector pre-tendered frameworks to reduce administration costs and take advantage of aggregation discounts
  • opportunities to be included in Council frameworks
  • support sales of surplus assets via the Council's eBay account
  • facilitate access to national frameworks where the prequalification of suppliers has already taken place
  • set up and support for the VISA Government Procurement Card and management of statement and billing.

Why choose us?

You will receive:

  • access to a dedicated procurement team who have experience of buying and procuring a wide range of public sector services and supplies whilst keeping you compliant within the Public Procurement Directives
  • market intelligence and trends to help inform purchasing decisions
  • provision of training to staff within schools including regular update training
  • all processes are subject to and in accordance with the Council's Internal Audit requirements.


Charges are dependent on the level of support required – quotations are provided on request.

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Customer feedback

"We don't do procurement very often and the Procurement team supported me through the whole complex process. Couldn't have done it without them."


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