Topic outline

  • Task: SS075-001


    Supplier Selection

    Knowledge Category: IV.K.1. Risk Based Acquisition Management

    Functional Discipline: Quality

    ADLI Scale: IV.K.1.

    Process: Evaluate Quotes from Suppliers

    Process Purpose: 

    Evaluate the formal offer packages that potential suppliers/partners have provided in response for quotations. Ensure the responses accurately address all of the technical requirements stated in the scope of work. Evaluate all requested deviations/objections noted in the response from suppliers/partners, and assess the impact on quality and schedule.

    Supplier Emphasis: 

    Evaluate the proposed use of sub-tier suppliers, source of raw materials, and logistics. Assess the requirements for special certifications (e.g., approved supplier list, Nadcap, etc.)

    Knowledge and Skills Requirements: 

    Ability to evaluate formal offer packages that potential suppliers/partners have provided in response for quotations. Ability to assess offer packages and ensure the responses accurately address all of the technical requirements stated in the scope of work. Ability to evaluate all requested deviations/objections noted in the response from suppliers/partners, and assess the impact on quality and schedule. Ability to determine and document ratings for each supplier offer package. Ability to evaluate the proposed use of sub-tier suppliers, sources of raw materials, and logistics support providers.