Source One's procurement executives offer Interim Chief Procurement Officer Services

Interim CPO Services

Interim CPO - Executive Procurement and Strategic Sourcing Staffing Services

Interim CPO Service from Source One's Procurement Executive Network

Source One can identify and place your Interim Chief Procurement Officer / Interim CPO to immediately add value and deliver results for your spend management or Procurement initiatives.

Is your procurement organization behind the eight ball, struggling to elevate the function, maintain highly engaged teams, automate procurement processes, or drive sustainable value across the enterprise?  If so, you are in desperate need of a Procurement & Strategic Sourcing leader.  But you needed these changes yesterday, and finding the right fit in a Chief Procurement Officer-type Leader could take up to a year or more.  What’s the solution?

Source One’s Procurement and Strategic Sourcing professionals can leverage our robust database of industry-leading executives and extensive network of partners to help bridge critical gaps in the absence of a Chief Procurement Officer, by placing an Interim Chief Procurement Officer / Interim CPO – and we can do it in a matter of weeks.

An Interim CPO provides the flexible support your procurement organization needs to maintain momentum on strategic initiatives.  Source One’s Interim CPOs and Procurement Leaders have on average 20+ years’ experience spanning multiple industries, and can seamlessly integrate into your operations to spearhead large change management initiatives on a global scope.  Our temporary CPOs and Procurement executives can be on boarded within a matter of weeks, and will remain engaged as high-level contractors for as long as you need.

Trust Source One’s interim CPOs to help your Strategic Sourcing organization:

  • Design and manage Procurement Transformation Initiatives
  • Create a talent management program with the support of HR to ensure the right resources are hired
  • Leverage category expertise to develop the overall procurement strategy and category roadmap to increase spend under management
  • Identify and implement procurement automation systems to harness reporting capabilities
  • Facilitate company morale and productivity through effective management, consistent training development, and the encouragement of cross-functional collaboration
  • Assist in defining the requirements for screening, and onboarding a full-time Chief Procurement Officer/CPO

The value of an interim CPO/interim Chief Procurement Officer is two-fold; they provide fresh perspective, and have proven track records for delivering bottom-line impacting and value-generating results in difficult situations.  They have successfully transformed the people, processes, and technologies of countless Procurement organizations, a feat they can do for you.  Regardless of your current gaps, let Source One’s Interim Chief Procurement Officer Team find the Interim Leader you need to get the job done.  And if your team decides that the Interim CPO provided by Source One is the leader your organization needs permanently – we can help make that transition through our Permanent Procurement, Supply Chain, and Sourcing Placement Service.

Make sure your Procurement organization has the right Leader at its helm. Contact Source One’s Strategic Sourcing Experts and learn more about our Interim CPO Service today.

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Sample of Procurement Services

Category Management

To maintain a seat at the table, procurement and sourcing teams must develop a proactive category management plan that transcends tactical purchasing methods, and aligns with the goals of the organization.  As an extension of your Procurement department, Source One’s Subject Matter Experts focus on end-to-end category management day in and day out, freeing up your category manager’s time to focus on important procurement decisions.  We leverage proven best practices to drive cost savings and deliver greater value across every category throughout your organization.

Category Management Expertise

Consulting Services

When enlisting the support of a strategic sourcing and procurement consulting firm, you want an established expert who knows the lay of the land and can deliver customizable solutions to solve all of your unique and critical sourcing and procurement issues.  Trust Source One’s team of Consultants to develop and execute a strategy from an initial spend analysis through implementation across any industry and any category.  Contact us today to learn more about how we can design a solution that fits your specific needs.

Procurement and Strategic Sourcing Consulting Services 

Permanent Staffing

Source One has an abundant network of qualified procurement, sourcing, and supply chain talent ready and willing to join your organization and make an impact.  Our recruitment experts have their roots firmly planted in the sourcing, procurement and supply chain functions, and are well-equipped to identify and hire candidates that best-fit your staffing needs.

Procurement and Strategic Sourcing Permanent Staffing