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Ignition Guide to Supplier Risk Management

Published: 16 April 2017

ID: G00385984

Analyst(s): Procurement Research Team

Summary

This guide includes documents that will help you identify top supplier-related risks your business is facing, create supplier tiers based on their association with top risks, and write effective mitigation and business continuity plans.

Table Of Contents

Overview

Steps

Before You Start

Common Pitfalls and Keys to Success

Step 1 of 5: Identify and Prioritize Business Risks

Tasks

Step 2 of 5: Evaluate Suppliers Based on Prioritized Business Risks

Tasks

Step 3 of 5: Prioritize Top-Tier Suppliers Based on Risk Scores

Tasks

Step 4 of 5: Mitigate and Manage Risks for Top-Tier Suppliers

Tasks

Step 5 of 5: Monitor Risks for Top-Tier Suppliers

Tasks

Review Your Performance

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