International Procurement Agent

The Government of Nauru engaged Charles Kendall (CK) as its international procurement agent in 2013 to aid in improving its supply chain and goods provision services over the course of five years. Since undertaking these duties, CK has transformed the government's procurement standards, saving around $4 million (12% of total spend) annually and significantly increasing reliability, mitigating risk and improving probity across the entire organisation.

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CK established a Brisbane buying office to provide end-to-end strategic procurement support, with responsibilities including:

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Framework Contracting Project

In 2011, the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) agreed to provide funding to the Government of Indonesia (GoI) for various projects, including the Procurement Modernisation Project (PMP) that ran from 2012 to 2018; with the objective of reducing poverty through economic growth. This project was carried out through the Millennium Challenge Account Indonesia and the National Public Procurement agency (LKPP) with the intention to improve the procurement function in Indonesia through three key projects – one of which was the Framework Contracting Project. Charles Kendall Australia (CKA) was engaged to provide specialist advisory and project management services to achieve the objectives of PMP and sustain long term success.

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