Dubai Municipality wins award in contracting and procurement services
Dubai Municipality has won the Best Procurement Project Award in the Procurement Middle East Excellence Awards 2020, organized by the Procurement Middle East organization.
Dubai Municipality bagged the award for its initiative, “Improving Contract Procedures,” which aims to keep pace with government trends in implementing the best technical solutions in the field of procurement and contracting and facilitating work procedures.
Through the winning initiative, the Municipality was keen to provide quality and innovative solutions for contracting and procurement services, by optimizing the use of modern technology in the field of converting and digitizing contractual procedures, in addition to converting the process paths into digital and smart paths in several areas, including: investment contracts, specialized contracts, change orders, auctions, self-updating of supplier data, and procedures for disbursing payments.
The winning initiative’s efforts included launching an automated system to monitor the performance of processes and procedures and stimulating rapid intervention to proactively address obstacles, launching a system that accurately monitors and measures all performance indicators to facilitate the decision-making process, designing the framework of operations and re-engineering procedure paths by activating smart and flexible business models, and raising work productivity in contracts, and accelerate the completion of contractual procedures for projects.
The award aims to honor the pioneering achievements and contributions of organizations to improve government services and apply the highest international standards in procurement, human resources, financial, and marketing systems.