Launching the Ship Without a Captain. Presented by Betsy Bratton, CPPB, VCO Lead Contract Specialist Department of Motor Vehicles. WORKSHOP OBJECTIVES. Learn to navigate the process between contract award and contract execution to achieve a successful contract.
Betsy Bratton, CPPB, VCO
Lead Contract Specialist
Department of Motor Vehicles
A successful contract is a contract that gets completed:
According to Specifications:
Keys to success:
Assignment of Contract Administrator
The captain of a merchant vessel is a licensed mariner in ultimate command of the vessel. The captain is responsible for its safe and efficient operation, including cargo operations, navigation, crew management and ensuring that the vessel complies with local and international laws, as well as company and flag state policies. All persons on board, including officers and crew, are under the captain's authority and ultimate responsibility.
Transfer Leadership Responsibility to the Contract Administrator (CA)
Internal Discussions with Contract Admin Team
Internal Discussions with Contract Admin Team (cont’d)
Start-up Meeting with the Contractor
Administer and Manage the Contract
Administer and Manage the Contract (cont’d)