Understand how effectively you support your local SME and Third
The Observatory's SOURCELocal module
enables you to determine where you might be able to appropriately
direct spend in order to more effectively support suppliers in the
Assess accurately the economic impact of procurement
The Observatory's SOURCING modules improve your
ability to accurately assess the economic impact of procurement
related decisions on the local economy.
Determine where you might be able to direct spend to local SMEs
and Third Sector
Gain insight to determine where you might be able to direct
spend to local businesses.
Set realistic targets for local spend
Support the setting of realistic and achievable targets for
local spend by analysing your current position relative to the
average or 'best in class' for other public bodies of a similar
type and size.