Procurement Leadership

Harnessing the power of procurement to achieve our clients’ objectives

Promoting Sustainability

Harnessing the power of procurement to achieve our clients’ objectives

Experienced and Trusted Advisors

Harnessing the power of procurement to achieve our clients’ objectives

Women-owned Business

Harnessing the power of procurement to achieve our clients’ objectives

Why Progressive Systems

Procurement Leadership


Establishing, Transforming or Refining organisational procurement

Promoting Sustainability


Guiding and incorporating sustainability at every opportunity

Experienced Trusted Advisors

Trusted Advisors

Supporting your progress, development and success

women owned business


100% women-owned, contributing to your supplier diversity

Our Core Services

Procurement Leadership
& Sustainability

Transforming organisational procurement and supporting leaders with procurement initiatives

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& eCatalogues

Designing, supporting and remediating eProcurement implementations

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Supporting Successful Contracts
& Suppliers

Getting the best out of your contracts and suppliers / Helping suppliers to win and manage new contracts

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Artwork: Mark Watson, Cultural Choice (read more)

Our Social Value

  • We are a 100% women-owned business and a Small Business (as defined by the Australian Taxation Office) – supporting your gender equality and supplier diversity goals.

  • We support our preferred charities as part of our business – currently The Fred Hollows Foundation.

  • We give our time to mentor and support Aboriginal and other Diverse Suppliers………. (read more)

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Meet Some of Our Aboriginal Business Friends:

Supporting Your Needs

Executive & Finance Leaders
Strategic Procurement Leaders
Procurement & Contract Managers
Small or Minority Suppliers

Our Latest

A guide on how to get started with sustainable procurement

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What you will learn:

  • the applicability of ISO 20400 to your organisation
  • how implementing ISO 20400 has the potential to generate competitive benefits
  • how the adopting of Life Cycle Costing can assist in the decision-making process
  • five things you can do to get started
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Procurement’s commercial role in identifying and implementing business solutions

Andy Franks and Christophe Barriere-Variju from the
The Procurement Podcast
interviewed our

CEO Jo Bailey

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About Us

About Us

After several decades of leading successful procurement and eCommerce outcomes working for public and private sector organisations, Jo Bailey and Sharon Jones-Baldwin joined forces to establish Progressive Systems in 2017. Progressive Systems brings together a team of senior procurement practitioners to help more organisations achieve their objectives.

Progressive Systems is committed to improving businesses, communities and careers through strategic and sustainable business solutions.

Our Team

Jo Bailey

Jo Bailey


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Sharon Jones-Baldwin

Sharon Jones-Baldwin

Executive Manager

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Jennifer Laurence

Finance  Manager

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Carl Mitchell-Turner

General Manager

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Rod Brown

Sales Manager

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Iain Wicking


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Dr Greg Uppington


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Case Study – Procurement Knowledge Domain

In helping a client to create an environment that provided flexible, centrally maintained information to all staff irrespective of their geographical location, our team developed a design template (the PKD) that can be adapted to any organisation or environment. [...]

Case Study – Tender Management

Our team members led and supported a sourcing project to identify a supplier who could establish an IT solution within two organisations. For this project, the requirements, specifications and strategies had already been documented. However we’ve worked on other [...]

Case Study – Procurement Function Transformation

Our team members led and supported the transformation of the procurement function of one of Australia’s largest Government Organisations. The Procurement team had a number of objectives of the transformation. They were looking to establish alignment with their Organisation’s [...]

Help to Deliver your Sourcing (Tender) Projects

Short Staffed?  Too much on your Plate? Wondering how you’re going to manage that goods and services sourcing project? You could train someone new or get in a contractor that you’d need to manage closely …..Or you could engage [...]

Elevate Procurement in your Organisation

Would you prefer – To be doing more than just process? Your role was seen differently? To add more value? To be making a difference? We can help you: Develop measures and reports demonstrating your value Engage stakeholders to [...]

Grow Value with the Suppliers you spend most with

You’re spending large sums with certain suppliers. Do you know how well those arrangements are realising their intended benefits or objectives? Are you leveraging those relationships for optimal value to your organisation? Did you know that suppliers can be [...]

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Progressive Systems Pty Ltd

Tel: +61.409834711