Procurement Early Involvement for IT Purchases
I’m trying to learn if it’s a problem to get internal stakeholders to involve procurement early in the IT purchasing process (ideally in the requirements definition phase). Can you help answer the 3 questions below? Thanks for your help.
You can reply using this format: 1,1,Software X
A) Do you find it frustrating to get internal stakeholders to involve procurement early for IT purchases?
1 – Completely satisfied
2 – Mostly satisfied
3 – Somewhat satisfied
4 – Neither satisfied nor frustrated
5 – Somewhat frustrated
6 – Mostly frustrated
7 – Completely Frustrated
B) How impactful would consistent early involvement for IT purchases be for procurement?
1- Not at all impactful
2- Slightly impactful
3- Moderately impactful
4 - Very impactful
5 - Extremely impactful
C) Do you invest in any tools to improve procurement early involvement for IT purchases? If yes, which tools do you use?
Great question David. Helen Mackenzie is there anyone in your network that might be able to answer this?