problem 1: Describe the main options for the timing and order of deliveries.
problem 2: Describe how materials in a store can be preserved and made more secure.
problem 3: How might a project manager assure quality and progress in the delivery of project equipment?
problem 4: Set out the process which you would follow to assess the competitive tenders.
problem 5: Set out the elements of the purchasing cycle.
a) Illustrate the purpose of purchase specifications.
b) Describe the main issues to be considered in making a specification.
problem 7: What information would you expect to see in a request for purchase enquiry form? Describe your answer with an illustration.
a) What are incoterms?
b) How do they assist with the purchase of goods from abroad?