Procurement & Contracting Services

Strategic Sourcing

New Contact Email Address for Strategic Sourcing!

Strategic Sourcing has a brand-new email address, strategicsourcing@ucdavis.edu that can be used for contacting us with questions and suggestions about the Strategic Sourcing program.  We look forward to hearing from you!

Six Step Sourcing Methodology

The Strategic Sourcing Team utilizes a Six Step Sourcing Methodology to align the campus community’s business requirements to the supply base ensuring the resulting contracts provide tangible value to UC Davis:

  1. Define Business Requirements
  2. Sourcing Project Team Formation
  3. Sourcing Project Data Gathering & Analysis
  4. Source Plan Development & Approval
  5. Contract Management & Execution
  6. Supplier Relationship Management

SS Methodology Chart

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