Get to know your Client Manager
Schools’ Buying Club has gone regional!
We have listened to feedback direct from our clients and understand that schools and Trusts are looking for regional hands-on support and guidance before, during and after the procurement process. That’s why we have designed a service that focuses on local support with a dedicated regional team, to help save money and create greater efficiencies.
Meet Vackas Mohammed your Client Manager for North East.
Vackas has an excellent understanding of the challenges faced by Schools and MATs when it comes to procurement and is passionate about ensuring schools receive a value for money service. He has 15 years’ experience in supporting schools across a wide range of services and is committed to client satisfaction, working tirelessly to meet all clients’ demands.
Vackas answered some questions you might be interested in:
What excites you most about working in the education sector?
Making a small contribution to improving the life chances of young people.
What key changes have you seen in the sector over the last few years?
Schools are moving to out-sourced services in response to financial constraints and reduced budgets.
What is the biggest challenge you see your clients face and how do you help them overcome it?
Maintaining a high-quality service from providers throughout the life of the contract. We help clients overcome this by implementing robust contract management measures.
In your opinion, what ensures a successful procurement process?
Spending time with the school to fully understand their requirements and ensuring these are the forefront throughout the procurement process.
In an ever-changing environment why are Schools’ Buying Club’s services so important?
Schools’ Buying Club is a key procurement resource for schools, the services allow SBMs quick access to our skilled team of experts who can help answer any question around procurement and compliance.
What is the main benefit of working with Schools’ Buying Club?
Peace of mind, knowing you have the best possible deal the market has to offer and it has been procured compliantly.
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If you would like to contact your Regional Client Manager please email Vackas.Mohammed@schoolsbuyingclub.com