Presentation on theme: "Slide 1 FastFacts Feature Presentation September 23, 2010 We are using audio during this session, so please dial in to our conference line… Phone number:"— Presentation transcript:
Slide 2 Todays Topic Well be taking a look at… BLPO – Blanket Purchase Orders
Slide 3 Todays Presenter Bob Sicoli SAP Instructor
Slide 4 Session Segments Presentation Bob will address Blanket Purchase Orders in the Shopping Cart system. During Bobs presentation, your phone will be muted. Q&A After the presentation, well hold a Q&A session. Well open up the phone lines, and youll be able to ask questions. Bob will answer as many of your questions as time allows.
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Slide 7 Agenda What is a Blanket Purchase Order (BLPO)? Creating a Blanket Purchase Order Shopping Cart Confirming a Blanket Purchase Order Questions
Slide 8 Creating a Blanket Purchase Order Shopping Cart A BLPO (Blanket Purchase Order) is used when you need to procure goods or services with a not to exceed dollar limit within a specific time period. A BLPO shopping cart becomes a blanket purchase order, once approved and created by Supply Chain Shared Services. A BLPO is a variation of a free text shopping cart. Some differences between a blanket purchase order and a standard purchase order include: - You may not know the price per unit that will be invoiced. - The required on date is when the service is expected to end. - You will create several confirmations on the purchase order.
Slide 9 Demonstration of how to create blanket purchase in the shopping cart application. Creating a Blanket Purchase Order Shopping Cart
Slide 10 Confirming a Blanket Purchase Order A confirmation is needed for the BLPO (Blanket Purchase Order) in order to pay the invoices that are posted to the purchase order. If you receive an invoice that references the Blanket Purchase Order, confirm the dollar amount, and then send the invoice to Accounts Payable Shared Services for processing. If you do not receive the invoice first, then you will receive a blocked invoice work item notice. You can confirm the dollar amount of the invoice in the work item. Access the work items in the ECC Inbox.
Slide 11 Demonstration of how to create a confirmation in the shopping cart application. Confirming a Blanket Purchase Order
Slide 12 Conclusion Request a Blanket Purchase Order by creating a shopping cart with document type BLPO. A BLPO is a variation of a free text order. The quantity will be the not-to-exceed dollar amount and the unit of measurement will be dollars (DOL). When confirming a Blanket Purchase Order, the quantity should be the dollar amount of the invoice.
Slide 13 Resources Creating a Blanket Purchase Order job aid - http://ssc.jhmi.edu/bin/o/k/blpo.pdf http://ssc.jhmi.edu/bin/o/k/blpo.pdf Shared Services Website – http://ssc.jhmi.eduhttp://ssc.jhmi.edu Purchase Order Questions – Supply Chain Shared Services – firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com Blocked Invoice Fast Facts – -Powerpoint - Click Here for the PowerPointClick Here for the PowerPoint -Recording - Click here for the RecordingClick here for the Recording
Slide 14 Were going to open the phone lines now! There will be a slight pause, and then a recorded voice will provide instructions on how to ask questions over this conference call line. Well be answering questions in the order that we receive them. Well also be answering the questions that were emailed to us during the presentation. If theres a question that we cant answer, well do some research after this session, and then email the answer to all participants. Q&A
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