PROACTIS & Civica Sign Joint Agreement to Provide eProcurement Solution for Local Government
PROACTIS, a global Spend Control and eProcurement solution provider, has signed an agreement with Civica UK Ltd to market and implement PROACTIS Source-to-Contract and Supplier Portal software solutions into the local Government Sector in UK. As an implementation partner and reseller, Civica will provide project management, integration and local domain expertise.
"Public sector organisations are showing an increasing level of interest in leveraging software that transforms current procurement processes. The pressure to reduce spending and operate more efficiently is at an all-time high - and PROACTIS has proven and capable solutions to help. We view a partnership with PROACTIS as complimentary to our business model of providing end to end solutions that transform the way our clients work," said Jeff Hewitt, Managing Director at Civica.
PROACTIS Source-to-Contract and Supplier Portal solutions will enable Civica clients to benefit from transparent exchange of data in electronic format with suppliers. Benefits include enabling suppliers to manage data, such as catalogue content; monitor many more suppliers for risk and performance; accurately compare supplier tenders/RFx; supplier-self-service for enquiry, such as invoice payment status; and create an audit trail of activity.
"Civica is a leading solution provider in the Local Government sectors in UK. Civica's 20 years of experience coupled with PROACTIS highly integrated, yet also highly modular family of Source-to-Contract and Supplier Portal solutions provides the Local Government market with the best of both worlds in terms of specialised consulting expertise and proven business software solutions," commented Rod Jones, CEO at PROACTIS.
PROACTIS helps over 120 public sector clients, managing in excess of £15bn of public sector spend, to streamline their purchase-to-pay processes and obtain best value and control in procurement. PROACTIS offers proven, fully supported and maintained integration with Civica financial management systems.