PEOPLESOFT SUPPLIER SELF SERVICE SERIES – PART VII: Bidding Opportunities

PEOPLESOFT SUPPLIER SELF SERVICE SERIES – PART VII: Bidding Opportunities

In Part VII of our Supplier Self Service series, we will explore Bidding Opportunities on the Supplier Secure Home Page. Users must have a user ID with proper security to access the Bidding Opportunities.

By clicking on the Bidding Opportunities tile, the user is presented a summary of bidding events including:

  • View of all events
  • New Events
  • Events that have been accepted
  • Events the supplier is winning
  • Events the supplier is currently outbid on
  • Events declined
  • Events withdrawn

The user can also view by buying organization.

In both views, users can see invited and public events. When clicking on a specific event, the details are presented.

The user can now take the following actions depending on the status of the event:

  • Accept the bid invitation
  • Bid on the event
  • Decline the bid invitation
  • Upload the bid

Click on the view bid package:

View event discussion threads:

When determining a bid, the supplier can enter the bid details:

From the Secure Supplier Portal site, suppliers can now interact and respond to the event bid setup by customers with Strategic Sourcing.

If you need any additional information on this process, please email me at Larry.zagata@miproconsulting.com. To read more about MIPRO Consulting, click here.