Manage county resources effectively and efficiently
392 Effective Performance and Outcome based Contracting – Procuring the Right Goods/Services; Ensuring Accountability and Preventing Fraud
This session will outline and discuss the essential considerations and best procurement practices to ensure you are acquiring the highest quality and right products and services; within the times needed; and at fair and reasonable prices; to best support your public service mission. Discussion will cover Statement of Work development which includes establishing appropriate measurable performance and outcomes and to achieve desired results; planning and implementing sound procurement & solicitation practices; and implementing effective contract monitoring techniques to ensure that contracted supplies and services are properly delivered/achieved. This session will also discuss specific examples of procurement fraud and provide effective approaches to prevent fraud and identify vulnerable areas in your procurement activities.
Instructor: Jack Pellegrino, CPCM is the Director of Purchasing and Contracting for the County of San Diego and an Instructor at San Diego State University. He is a Certified Contracts Manager.