How can Barkers help?
At Barkers we combine spend analytics with professional expertise to deliver excellence for our clients. Senior members of our team are Chartered MCIPS, FCIPS or equivalently qualified with relevant Honours Degrees, MBAs and PhDs based on research completed in areas relevant to the advancement of procurement and commercial best practice.
Our senior delivery resources come from a background of industry leadership with hands on experience of leading and developing complex procurement and commercial teams. Our advice is based on years of hard-earned practical experience so you can be confident that the strategies and methodologies we recommend will hit your budget, timescales and objectives.
We recognise that one size does not fit all and this is certainly relevant in Tail Spend management. Our approach is simple. We work in partnership with our clients to:
- Identify and analyse tail spend
- Agree scope and opportunity
- Utilise our ‘Procurement As A Service’ expertise to deliver savings, consolidation and control improving compliance and reducing risk
- Develop tailored category strategies that will shape and manage future spend and mitigate the reoccurrence and burden of expanding tail spend
- Manage tail spend on your behalf on an ongoing basis.