Procurement

July 2019 - Video: How an effective Procurement Strategy can deliver real business value

GRA Director Craig Millis talks with GRA Director Dan Knox about Procurement Strategy. In the interview Craig answers the following questions: What are the main challenges in Procurement today? How...

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May 2019 - Video: Integrating Procurement & Supply Chain Strategy

GRA Partner James Allt-Graham and GRA Director Craig Millis presented Integrating Procurement & Supply Chain Strategy - The next frontier of competitive advantage to the audience at the Finance...

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May 2019 - Video: Live from Finance & Procurement Sit Down Sydney

GRA Partner James Allt-Graham and GRA Director Craig Millis provide an on-location overview of the Finance and Procurement Sit-Down at the Sofitel in Sydney. Highlights from the event include: How...

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October 2017 - The Use of Design Thinking with Strategic Sourcing

GRA Senior Manager and Procurement expert, Andrew Dillon, answers questions on Strategic Sourcing. Q: What is Strategic Sourcing? Strategic Sourcing is a holistic approach to procurement which...

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July 2017 - Procurement Strategy Q&A with Craig Millis

GRA Director and Procurement expert, Craig Millis, answers our questions on Procurement Strategy. Q: What is procurement strategy? A: Procurement strategy articulates how an organisation seeks to...

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Testimonials

“GRA made sense of the complex issues facing our parts and service operation. They identified a clear strategy and road map to move us towards best practice that would support our current and future growth. They understood the complex technical and process side of the business and communicated solutions in a clear and effective way. Working side by side with GRA was an enjoyable experience.”

– Jean-Marc Julien, National Parts Manager, Renault Australia

Typical results

  • 20-40% inventory investment reduction
  • increased service levels ranging up to 99.9%
  • 10%-15% reduction in supply chain operating costs
  • 5%-20% spend management savings
  • the ability to fund business initiatives from operating cash flow (OCF) improvements
  • improved return on capital employed (ROCE)
  • a minimum 3:1 ROI (10:1 to 30:1 typical)