Interim Management

Service

Kronos Group delivers millions of savings every year. But our value goes much beyond savings. All our consultants apply pragmatic and world class procurement best practices to enhance the overall procurement performance for their scope of activities: procurement partnering, supplier relationship management, performance management, risk management, contracting, data analysis and strategy.

Kronos Group’s Procurement Consultants have a strong expertise in both direct and indirect categories, covering up to 95% of our client’s expenses. Our resources have strong market knowledge and are open to innovation. All our Procurement Consultants are experienced in mature organizations and are at least bilingual. Our consultants can meet your needs from buyers, category managers and up to Procurement Managers/CPO’s.

Our best practices

  • Picto <p>Network: contracting Kronos Group gives you access to outstanding consultants on our payroll but also to our extensive network of thousands of top procurement professionals. Kronos Group is besides sponsor of the ABCAL, the Belgian Procurement Association.</p>

    Network: contracting Kronos Group gives you access to outstanding consultants on our payroll but also to our extensive network of thousands of top procurement professionals. Kronos Group is besides sponsor of the ABCAL, the Belgian Procurement Association.

  • Picto <p>Expertise: all our consultants are trained to the best procurement methodologies thanks to our Center of Excellence, continuous coaching, monthly business cases sessions and interactions with colleagues having expertise in all categories, procurement processes and sectors.</p>

    Expertise: all our consultants are trained to the best procurement methodologies thanks to our Center of Excellence, continuous coaching, monthly business cases sessions and interactions with colleagues having expertise in all categories, procurement processes and sectors.

  • Picto <p>Beyond classical procurement: to deliver ambitious goals for our clients, our consultants need more than the best procurement expertise. Thanks to its Soft Skills Development Program as well as expertise in finance and project management, Kronos Group makes the difference in the development and approach of its consultants for the benefit of its clients. </p>

    Beyond classical procurement: to deliver ambitious goals for our clients, our consultants need more than the best procurement expertise. Thanks to its Soft Skills Development Program as well as expertise in finance and project management, Kronos Group makes the difference in the development and approach of its consultants for the benefit of its clients.

Advisory

Service

Kronos Group helps its clients in the audit, continuous improvement and transformation of their procurement departments. Our expertise is built around our Center of Excellence and consists of specific modules to address the key procurement processes of any procurement organization.

Best Practices

  • Picto <p>Pragmatic approach: simple and efficient methodologies/tools.</p>

    Pragmatic approach: simple and efficient methodologies/tools.

  • Picto <p>Analytical capabilities: thanks to its expertise in finance, Kronos Group ensures the highest proficiency in data treatment, analysis and recommendation to support key initiatives.</p>

    Analytical capabilities: thanks to its expertise in finance, Kronos Group ensures the highest proficiency in data treatment, analysis and recommendation to support key initiatives.

  • Picto <p>Project management: Our consultants are trained to project management best practices which ensures: common view and objectives, clear deliverables step by step, right communication, clear roles and responsibilities as well as an efficient governance.</p>

    Project management: Our consultants are trained to project management best practices which ensures: common view and objectives, clear deliverables step by step, right communication, clear roles and responsibilities as well as an efficient governance.

Indirect Spend Optimization

Service

No budget is needed. Our fee will be based on the tangible savings you will benefit from.
Based on its deep expertise in all indirect categories, Kronos Group is able to quickly audit the spend of its clients and identify opportunities where fast results can be delivered with high added value. This is done thanks to our strong market knowledge as well as our unique and pragmatic spend optimization methodology.

Our best practices

  • Picto <p>Realistic: at Kronos, we say what we do and we do what we say. We prefer to reach conservative targets rather than promise unreachable savings. In that way, our partner knows what to expect and are delighted to see our forecast becoming reality.</p>

    Realistic: at Kronos, we say what we do and we do what we say. We prefer to reach conservative targets rather than promise unreachable savings. In that way, our partner knows what to expect and are delighted to see our forecast becoming reality.

  • Picto <p>Custom made: each company is different. We therefore adapt ourselves to understand your company’s culture and include our actions into your company’s objectives and strategy.</p>

    Custom made: each company is different. We therefore adapt ourselves to understand your company’s culture and include our actions into your company’s objectives and strategy.

  • Picto <p>Innovative: we are no cost killer. We provide a qualitative work combining savings, quality and new technologies available on the market.</p>

    Innovative: we are no cost killer. We provide a qualitative work combining savings, quality and new technologies available on the market.