Contract Management in the Public Sector

06 Dec
Contract Management in the Public Sector  

Contract Management in the Public Sector


Location: University of Manchester, Whitworth Building, Committee Room 1, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL


Event Description: 


30th January 2018 - Delegate fee: £264 (inc VAT)


This event is a must for anyone responsible for awarding and managing contracts in their institution.  The day will cover:


What is Contract Management

  • Definitions
  • Benefits of good contract management

Pre-contract Award Phase

  • Pre-contract award planning
  • The importance of a good specification
  • Specifying services

The Procurement Process

  • Good practice

Key Contract Terms

  • Implied and express terms
  • Conditions and warranties
  • Payment
  • Escalation
  • Service credits
  • SLAs and KPI

Managing and Improving Supplier Performance

  • Service delivery management
  • Measuring performance
  • Supplier reviews
  • Early warning signs of under performance  

Managing Contractual Change

  • Record keeping
  • The contract file
  • Change control process

Contract Termination and Exit

  • Conflict management
  • Negotiation before litigation
  • Managing the exit phase

With just 12 places available, early booking is recommended.

For further information and to book your place visit the hepa website.