Authorities of the National Elections Commission (NEC) will today, March 8 complete a 5-day Assets and Supply Chain Management training for the Commission’s magisterial and assets management staffs. The training is hosted in Buchanan City from March 4-8, 2019 with assistance from United Nations Development Project (UNDP), “Support to the 2015-2018 Liberian Electoral Cycle.” UNDP is conducting the training in collaboration with the World Food Program (WFP) and Techno Brain Liberia, a release has said.
The “Support to the 2015-2018 Liberian Electoral Cycle” project, according to the release, is financially sustained by the UNDP, European Union (EU), Ireland, Sweden and Canada with a fund of US$16 million, and in partnership with the NEC.
Recently, the NEC installed the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) module, which allows other organizations to use a system of integrated applications to manage the business, and automate administrative functions related to technology, services and human resources.
According to the release, asset management is a key aspect for the implementation of the ERP module, and it is linked to warehouse, procurement and finance to control the movement of stock and assets.
Consequently, the training aims to enhance the knowledge of users of the system about the ERP, asset and supply chain management, safekeeping and control mechanisms of materials procured or received as donation.