How to Hire External Service Providers (Consultants, Contractors, Freelancers)

This program will explain the process on how to properly engage a service provider (consultant, contractor, freelancer), as well as staffing agency temps. The course will provide step-by-step guidance beginning with the initial engagement of the external service provider through the payment process.

What You Will Learn:

  • When to use the Worker Classification Pre-Qualifying Questionnaire (online form to be completed by the service provider and reviewed by AP for independent contractor compliance)
  • When to use the External Service Provider Form and Contract (ESP Form) - How to register as an approved Boston University supplier
  • How to place the service provider under the appropriate contract as required by the Office of General Counsel
  • How to pay for the services via SAP Purchase Order

Who Should Attend:

  • SAP Shoppers who place orders for services
  • Hiring/Engagement ManagersĀ 
  • Business ManagersĀ 
  • Financial Administrators
Kristin Legier & Heather Gillis, Sourcing & Procurement
Thursday, April 11, 2013 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Medical Campus - L Building, School of Medicine, room L109C (72 East Concord Street)