Accession Number:

ADA011220

Title:

Improvement of Army Materiel Command Procurement Policy Procedures.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY PROCUREMENT RESEARCH OFFICE FORT LEE VA

Report Date:

1975-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

53.0

Abstract:

This report concerns the present procurement policy promulgation system in use at Headquarters, Army Materiel Command AMC and throughout AMCs major subordinate commands MSC. Research was conducted at three primary levels 1 HQ, AMC Directorate level 2 MSC Procurement Policy office level and 3 the MSC operational level e.g., contracting officers, contract negotiators, procurement analysts, etc.. A statistical analysis of a representative sample of personnel at this third level is made to determine whether or not the present system is satisfactorily meeting functional needs. The study objectives are to analyze the present system of procurement policy promulgation determine the validity of allegations made against the system and identify those areas in the system contributing to its being less than optimally effective. Based on the analysis and subsequent conclusions, recommendations directed toward the systems improvement are made.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE