Procurement and Supply Chain

Ayming has over 30 years’ experience delivering innovative procurement and supply chain services to a wide range of sectors across Europe. We’ve helped hundreds of clients realise impressive cost-savings by optimising supply chain strategy, improving purchasing and supply chain management, and implementing new supply chain solutions.

Supply Chain Consulting

If you’re looking to make improvements to your supply chain operations, to make them more efficient and effective or to implement a new supply chain strategy, you would benefit from the independent expertise of a supply chain consulting firm such as Ayming. With growing unease and uncertainty in the current global socio-economic climate, it is more important than ever that a supply chain is dynamic, flexible and can capitalise on changing circumstances. Our supply chain consulting team conducts a comprehensive diagnostic providing you an unobstructed view of your entire supply chain and identifying all areas with opportunities for improvement and cost saving. Ayming’s supply chain solutions don’t just deliver short-term results, our supply chain consulting provides the experience and insight which ensures our clients see a lasting, stable benefit long after our engagement has ended.

Procurement Consulting

Procurement plays a pivotal role in organisational cost management, and Ayming’s procurement consulting team works closely with you to achieve savings across all spend categories and procurement levers.

Our procurement consulting team can help you reduce your costs and improve your P&L through our comprehensive approach to procurement and supply chain management and strategy development. Our experts will identify opportunities for cost savings and optimisation within your business and help you to implement suitable strategies, drawing on our extensive experience and industry knowledge.

Working with Ayming

To achieve the optimal results for our clients, Ayming only hires the best. Our procurement and supply chain management consultants come from a wide variety of industries and backgrounds, giving us unique, international perspectives and top line creative thinking. All have a strong academic background, which translates into an intelligent and comprehensive approach to procurement and supply chain consultancy.

Our Procurement & Supply Chain Services

Our goal is always to deliver tangible, long-term benefits with bottom line impact by implementing procurement and supply chain solutions that improve the overall performance of our clients. We are results oriented and work in close collaboration with our clients to achieve an optimal outcome.

Here at Ayming UK, our procurement consulting experts support clients through their entire procurement lifecycle to deliver measurable results with bottom line impact. We like to think our approach to clients’ projects is pragmatic and straightforward, focused on tangible results, not just delivering indecipherable, lengthy reports. In the same way, our approach to procurement and supply chain management is simple. We:

1. Identify Opportunities:

  • Procurement and supply chain diagnostic
  • Opportunity assessment & due-diligence support
  • Procurement maturity assessment
  • Spend visibility & analytics

2. Transform & Deliver

  • Procurement and supply chain strategy
  • Procurement transformation and strategic sourcing
  • Logistics and supply chain optimisation
  • Organisational design & capability development

3. Manage & CHange

  • Category management
  • Programme and change management
  • Supplier relationship and performance management
  • Interim senior resource augmentation

4. Sustain & Measure

  • Savings tracking and compliance
  • Procurement technology: spend analytics, e-sourcing, P2P, spend management.
  • Supply chain risk and sustainable procurement
  • Procurement pipeline management