Office Management

(OM-4) Furniture Ordering Guide and Pricing Tool Demo — GSA/FAS/Integrated Workplace Acquisition Center

06/09/16

3:15 pm - 4:15 pm

Lela Vandecar

Contract Specialist

GSA, Workplace Environment Category

Learn about the Office Furniture Buying Guide and Pricing Tool. Procuring furniture can be a daunting task. The Office Furniture Ordering Guide allows buyer to develop clear and concise requirements, allowing vendors to quote/bid adequate products to meet the government's needs. Also included are standardized procurement documents to assist the government buyer, further reduce administrative costs and streamline the Request For Quote (RFQ) and/or Solicitation process. In addition, the Pricing Tool, serves to assist users with determining the average pricing of furniture pieces based on the selection of various options. This course will showcase the benefits of utilizing the Ordering Guide and how to navigate the Pricing Tool.

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn about the development of the Furniture Ordering Guide and hear about its usefulness for federal buyers who needs guidance with office furniture procurement
  • The role of the System Owner within the Certification and Accreditation process
  • Learn how the Furniture Ordering Guide can simplify your furniture selection process and ensure you receive only the products and options you need
  • Learn how to use the pricing tool that accompanies the Furniture Ordering Guide to maximize your savings and ensure accurate product selection