Welcome to the IIPMM

The Irish Institute of Purchasing & Materials Management is dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in purchasing & materials management through education, training, representation, and the provision of guidelines and professional services to its members.

The IIPMM is the professional association for purchasing and supply executives in the Republic of Ireland. We represent our members internationally through our membership of the International Federation for Purchasing and Supply Management (IFPSM). The Institute's aim is to promote excellence in all aspects of purchasing and supply chain management.

IIPMM is the Procurement and Supply Management Institute. The term procurement is taken to embrace purchasing, materials management, logistics, supply chain management and strategic sourcing.

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As a leading Procurement and Supply Management professional body in Ireland we offer:

QQI Accredited Part-Time Education Programmes

  - Ordinary and Honours Degree (BBus Hons)
  - Higher Certificate in Business, Procurement
  - Certificates in: Purchasing, Public Procurement,
    Warehousing and Supply

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Focused Skills Training Courses
  - Range of Purchasing, Negotiation, Legal Courses
  - In-Company Customised Training Seminars

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Professional Membership
 - Networking
 - Leadership and Support to the Profession
 - National Procurement Awards

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IIPMM is a proud member of:




Latest News

IFPSM and Kogan Page hosting webinar + Book offer

IFPSM and Kogan Page hosting webinar + Book offer

Friday, 04 March 2016

IFPSM and Kogan Page are hosting a webinar on "A Dichotomy between Fashion Supply Chains and CSR?" on Wednesday, 16 March at 09.00 and again at 17.00 GMT. Also, IFPSM are giving a discount for their members on an interesting book called 'Fashion Logistics' which examines the principles and practices behind responsible fashion retailing and cost-effective supply chain management in the fashion industry.

IIPMM President Gary Shanley discusses Procurement

IIPMM President Gary Shanley discusses Procurement

Monday, 18 January 2016

A new interesting article from the new president of the IIPMM, Gary Shanley talking about how procurement has become a critical business function. Click on the image to see the full article

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