Havering Procurement Workshop (How to do business with the London Borough of Havering)
Friday, 7 March 2014 from 09:30 to 12:30 (GMT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
How to be better prepared to win public sector contracts
Would you like tips on how to win business in the public sector then register for our free procurement workshop
This three hour interactive workshop in public sector procurement provides detailed practical guidance on how businesses can ensure that they maximise their chances of securing public sector contracts.
The workshop will give you a clear understanding of what Havering is looking for in a supplier to do business with them, offer practical advice for small/ medium businesses, tell you some of the common mistakes that suppliers make that rejects them from consideration and try to demystify the complexities of EU procurement legislation and Council procurement rules. It will also cover Havering’s iProcurement system which we use to place orders and pay suppliers.
When & Where
Business Development Team, London Borough of Havering
The Business Development Team is the single point of contact for all businesses looking to start, expand or relocate to the Borough.
We provide help on general and specific issues for all those running their own business. Anything you need to know from land and property choices to skills and labour force issues, the London Borough of Havering is the source of knowledge and expertise.
We understand that relocating a business is a major undertaking, and there are many issues that need to be addressed. The team will provide a tailor-made service to meet specific requirements.
The team work in close partnership with professional service providers in the area to ensure you have easy access to information on all business matters including recruitment and training, grant initiatives, planning guidance, and banking.
Our comprehensive network ensures we can deliver a strong infrastructure of support to your business. We are determined to see the area thrive and are dedicated to ensuring that businesses relocate and succeed in the area.
If you own an existing business or are looking to start one, we can help.