Strategy and values

Our procurement and contracting vision of success is defined by the following:

  • Thrive Homes is an intelligent and informed customer, where contracting with suppliers is concluded with the utmost confidence and professionalism.
  • Value for Money is always achieved through successful contracting with suppliers and is continually realised throughout the life of the contract through excellent procurement, contract and supplier management practices.
  • Thrive Homes operates with integrity. It is honest, trustworthy, accountable, and deals with all expenditure in a fair, open and transparent manner.

Our procurement values are focused around the following attributes:

Forward Thinking – being innovative, creative, positive, proactive, and having a “can do” attitude. Anticipating future trends and risk, prepared to change, energetic, enthusiastic and confident. Working professionally, efficiently and ethically to achieve the best outcome.

Responsible and Reliable – being customer-focused, accountable, trusted and acting with integrity. Considering sustainability and equality, as well as supplier probity.

Collaboration – acting and working together as one organisation as opposed to separate service areas. Adopting internal and external partnership approaches where there is co-operation, teamwork and collaboration.

Value For Money – achieving excellence across the organisation by working efficiently and providing cost effective services.