April 15, 2013

Monday, April 15, 2013

Procurement: standardize and enhance processes to ensure pricing and transparency

  • Held weekly meetings with Procure-to-Pay leadership.
  • Held daily (4:00PM) production support all hands call/meeting.
  • Confirmed KUMC desire to conduct settlement in SciQuest.
  • Confirmed KUCR delegate data clean-up with Post Award Services team.
  • Completed PI and subcontract workflow requirements – awaiting signoff.
  • Continued Team Blue planning for May go-live schedule.
    • Identified ~450 PSFT accountants as primary target audience for "medium touch".
  • Presented KUCR central purchasing workflow changes for leadership sign-off – awaiting justification.
  • Reported weekly P2P transaction metrics.
  • Provided production support.

Changing for Excellence Feedback
KU Today
Changing for Excellence News


Changing for Excellence was the featured cover story in the January, 2015 edition of Business Officer, the official magazine of the National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO). You can read the full story online.

One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times