Q & A with OMB's Joe Jordan

Tuesday - 3/12/2013, 10:40pm EDT

Joe Jordan, administrator, Office of Federal Procurement Policy

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March 12, 2013 -- This week on "Off the Shelf", Joe Jordan, administrator for Federal Procurement Policy at the Office of Management and Budget, outlines the Obama Administration's procurement priorities.

Jordan discusses the ongoing Federal Strategic Sourcing Initiative (FSSI) highlighting the Administration's goal over the next two fiscal years.

He also provides his thoughts on the key characteristics of strategic sourcing, the development of the acquisition workforce, and the administration's goals for small business contracting.

Jordan also emphasizes the role of effective communication between government and industry in improving acquisition outcomes.