About Education Buying

Our journey revolves around you

We are a leading national consultancy for procurement in education.
  • full advisory, support and guidance
  • competitive, compliant frameworks
  • continuity of support and bespoke consultancy
As an established education buying group we regularly tackle the challenges and opportunities faced by the educational sector. Having engaged with over 500 education professionals in the last year we have tailored our Education Buying Services in response to the increasing need for flexible support. Each service is tailored to where you are in your procurement journey. As your needs and organisation evolves we are equipped to guide you every step of the way.

Dedicated education team

Our education procurement specialists are focussed on a relationship led approach. They regularly meet with individual education clients and consortiums to deliver a personalised service:
  • bespoke Procurement Insight sessions and clinics across England and Wales for education professionals such as school business managers, heads of department
  • management of complex procurement and collaborative strategies to improve and enhance procurement in education
  • handling of procurement projects on behalf of our clients ensuring compliance and savings are achieved across multiple categories
  • liaison with educational Commercial Team and Category Management Teams to provide strategic guidance
  • expert advice across procurement operations, strategy, education contract management and compliance issues
  • assess framework agreements, stakeholder liaison with comprehensive support across key spends
  • guide you to fully understand your requirements and create your specification
  • provide a platform for you to purchase collaboratively with others

Education Buying is a suite of services provided by established procurement specialists 2buy2.com

Education relationship leads

Jonathan Morgan

Procurement Director

Nathan Swinney

Regional Procurement Manager

Testimonials

  • Source: education client survey feedback
    A great central point of contact and fount of knowledge in all things procurement. It’s really good to have a 'one stop shop' to refer which provides well informed and current advice
  • Source: education client survey feedback
    Response times are very quick (same day or the next day), advice is clear and easy to follow, people are friendly and approachable, makes the process of seeking advice very helpful and 'stress free'. All round service
  • Source: education client survey feedback
    What I have received so far has been immense, it has saved me time, money and even contributed to my own professional development. I have learnt so much in a short space of time. Thank you.
  • Source: education client survey feedback
    Gave some incredibly helpful advice … We were very happy with their services, and the positive attitude from the team

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