March 12, 2013 — This week on “Off the Shelf”, Joe Jordan, administrator for Federal Procurement Policy at the Office of Management and Budget, outlines the Obama Administration’s procurement priorities.
Jordan discusses the ongoing Federal Strategic Sourcing Initiative (FSSI) highlighting the Administration’s goal over the next two fiscal years.
He also provides his thoughts on the key characteristics of strategic sourcing, the development of the acquisition workforce, and the administration’s goals for small business contracting.
Jordan also emphasizes the role of effective communication between government and industry in improving acquisition outcomes.
Hosted by Roger Waldron of the Coalition for Government Procurement, Off the Shelf interviews federal contracting experts from both inside and outside of government on the issues that matter most.