Guidance to ethical procurement and supply
29-09-14 14:56 BIFM
BIFM has published a new set of guidance for FM professionals. The ethical procurement and supply guidance notes are the latest in a series of new and improved guidance to support standards and professionalism in facilities management.
This document outlines the importance of ethical procurement and supply, and also provides guidelines to assist those procuring goods, works and services. The guidance covers the following topics:
> The importance of ethical procurement and supply
> Regulatory requirements
> Organisational responsibilities
> Personal responsibilities
> Areas of risk for unethical procurement and supply
> Adopting ethical procurement codes of practice.
This document was produced by BIFM alongside the BIFM Procurement Special Interest Group (SIG) and in collaboration with the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS).