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How to Effectively Procure and Manage Contracts to Create Social Value

At Value Match we place social value at the core of what we do. This 60-minute course provides a fresh and innovative perspective on how to effectively procure and manage contracts to create social value.
This course is designed to inspire ideas of your own to effectively procure and manage contracts to create positive social value. It provides you with the concepts of how to utilise social value to benefit yourself, your organisation, your community, and the planet around you.
Whether you’re a seasoned procurement / bidding professional or a stakeholder involved in procurement for your organisation, this course will deliver an understanding of what social value is and how to integrate social value into your procurement. Our courses are CPD meaning the learning activity has reached the required Continuing Professional Development standards and benchmarks. The learning value has been scrutinised to ensure integrity and quality. The CPD Certification Service provides recognised independent CPD accreditation compatible with global CPD requirements ensuring any learner can record their hours in contribution to their continued professional development.

This course is CPD (Continuing Professional Development) certified.


What is Social Value? And how does it integrate with procurement? – What does creating social benefits mean? This topic defines the concepts of Social Value, Social Benefit, Procurement and Contract Management.

Socially Purposed Procurement Cycle – A fresh and innovative approach to the creation of social benefits as part of a procurement by using a ‘Socially Purposed Procurement Cycle’. This topic considers the end-to-end process of the Cycle, explored over 4 stages – analyse needs, plan benefits, procure benefits and finally manage benefits. This topic examines in depth how to apply and manage the cycle to maximise the social benefit created alongside obtaining value for money.

Case Studies – Presenting a real case study showing how social benefits that can be created by using a Socially Purposed Commissioning Cycle.



How to Effectively Procurement and Manage Contracts to Create Social Value

£35.00 Exc VAT
  • Duration: 1 hour

Group discounts for organisations

To access multiple courses, or to purchase multiple licences for your organisation or local authority, contact us directly at or 01273 091 301, for information on group discounts.

Annual Solutions

We provide cost-effective annual solutions allowing up to 5, 10, 20 or a whole library of digital courses starting from £12 per learner, subject to requirement. Contact for more information.

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