Professional Services

GRA offers a wide range of Professional Services that can provide your organisation resources or capabilities as an ongoing part of your business.

We can provide proven supply chain experts with the right knowledge and practical, hands-on experience in a variety of areas from supply chain planning support right through to expert project management. Our proven resources can become part of your team, and we work with you on an on-going basis to deliver desired business outcomes.

We can assist you in a number of key areas such as:

  • Demand Planning
  • Supply Planning
  • Strategic Sourcing/Procurement
  • Project Management
  • Data cleansing
  • Analytical support
  • Dashboard/Executive Report Creation
  • Planning process automation
  • Process & System documentation

We can also provide a complete Inventory Optimisation Bureau Service. This is an outsourced forecasting and planning function. It is a complete packaged solution that provides:

  • Proven supply chain experts with the right knowledge and practical, hands-on experience
  • Demand, inventory and supply planning information from our proven ‘best-of-breed’ forecasting and planning tools
  • Best practice methodologies and processes
  • Guaranteed, consistent results

For a comprehensive list of the supply chain consulting services we offer visit our Consulting page

Testimonials

GRA’s practical experience and delivery focus were key to the success of this program. Also their collaborative way of engaging and working with stakeholders meant that we felt they were “doing it with us” rather than “doing it to us”. Overall, GRA's deep expertise, professional approach and shared commitment to delivering results made them the perfect partner for our multi-year Procurement transformation program.

– David White, Manager Enterprise Procurement, Aurizon

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)