PhD in Economics, Associate Professor of the Marketing nad Advertising Department of Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics
PROFESSIONALIZATION OF A PUBLIC PROCUREMENT IN UKRAINE
Background. In Ukraine, more than 28,000 tender committees are involved in public procurement with more than UAH 800 billion in procurement, of which 40% ofpurchases are canceled, do not occur and are stopped by the appeals because of unprofessional nature.
The aim of the article is to analyze the level of professionalism of a specialist in public procurement in the EU and Ukraine, studying the requirements of employers to the buyer, defining his professional competencies.
Materials and methods. The research uses the methods of statistical analysis and systematization.
Results. The analysis of the main ways of obtaining educational services in the field of public procurement in Ukraine and the EU countries has been carried out. The necessary requirements of the employer for the buyer, cognitive, socioemotional and professional skills of the buyer have been investigated. The professional standard of a specialist in procurements has been considered.
Conclusion. New profession – public procurement specialist (purchaser in the public sector of the economy) with a corresponding set of professional knowledge and skills, has appeared on the labor market. The main ways of obtaining educational services in the field of public procurement in Ukraine are: short-term training and qualification programs; university education in the field of public procurement; international programs, which independently form the training program and competency of the buyer.
Keywords: Public procurement, professionalization, university education, specialist in public procurement, procurement.
FREE FULL TEXT (PDF)