Acquisition Workforce, Contract Management Top CAO Priorities
January 11, 2012
Improving contract management and workforce development and training are the most important areas federal chief acquisition officers and senior procurement executives are focusing on in 2012.
An anonymous email survey of CAOs and SPEs by Federal News Radio found 85 percent of the respondents said they believe a better trained workforce is the best tool to reduce contracts spending and save money.
CAOs and SPEs also said improving contract management ranks high among their priorities. It received an average ranking of 3 out of 10.