Learn how to create a Purchase order

Basic course - part if the operative buyer role

If you work in procurement or supply chain management, you know that writing accurate purchase orders is crucial for the success of your organization. Our online course about  the importance of writing correct purchase orders is designed to help you master this essential skill and improve your overall procurement processes.

Purchase orders are the foundation of any procurement operation, and a single mistake can have serious consequences, including delays, cost overruns, and even legal issues. Our course will teach you the best practices for writing accurate purchase orders, including how to clearly define specifications, identify terms and conditions, and ensure that all necessary information is included.

Through a series of engaging and interactive lessons, you'll learn how to create error-free purchase orders that meet the needs of your organization and suppliers. You'll also discover how to streamline your procurement processes, reduce the risk of errors, and improve your overall procurement performance.

Our online course is designed to be accessible and flexible, allowing you to learn at your own pace and on your own schedule. 

Investing in your procurement skills and knowledge is essential for the success of your organization, and our online course is the perfect way to take your career to the next level. Enroll today and discover the power of accurate purchase orders!

The Purchase Order (PO)

(15 minutes)

    1. Introducing Learning Objectives.

    1. Download the Slides shown in the course

    2. The operative role need input from tactical role to create a PO

    1. The Purpose and Content of a Professional Purchase order

    1. Questions to help you verify the Learning Objectives.

    1. Summery of the PO Content

    2. Reflections after the course

About this course

  • €20,00
  • 7 lessons
  • Basic course


Senior instructor. Fredrik Axelsson

Fredrik was born in Gothenburg on the Westcoast of Sweden where he earned his Master in Economics (1996) at Gothenburg University. Later Fredrik completed his Executive MBA (2003) at Stockholm Business school. Fredrik has experience from several companies: LM Ericsson, Solectron Sweden AB, Axelson Purchasing Resources AB, Saab AB and Alstom/GE before setting up Sourcing Partner in Summer 2017. During his career he has developed a broad experience within sourcing and procurement, holding roles from Operative Buyer to Sourcing Director via roles as Commodity manager and Business Development. Both in line organization and projects as consultant, owner and employee - in small and large business - in banking as well as manufacturing industry.

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