Which organisations have been shortlisted in the 2012 CIPS SM Awards?

21 June 2012

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21 June 2012

The shortlist for the CIPS Supply Management Awards 2012 has been decided.

In association with BravoSolution, the awards celebrate excellence in purchasing and supply management. The judges have now whittled down the entries to the shortlists for the nine team and two individual categories.

This year’s chair of judges is Paula Gildert, head of development, strategic sourcing at Novartis Pharma and current CIPS vice president. MasterCard and Hays Procurement are also sponsors. And QinetiQ Commerce Decisions is the official technology provider for the judging.

The gala evening and ceremony takes place on 12 September 2012 at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London.

For more information, visit www.cipssmawards.com and to book your table, please call +44 (0) 20 7324 2764 or email Charlotte Bogaert

CIPS Supply Management Awards 2012 – Shortlist

Best Contribution to Corporate Responsibility

Balfour Beatty Plc

EDF Energy

The F.A. Group

Heathrow Airport Limited


Best Cross Functional Teamwork

Everything Everywhere

HSBC Bank plc

Jaguar Land Rover


Best People Development Initiative

BAE Systems

Scottish Enterprise

Surrey County Council

Best Supplier Relationship Management

BAA Airports Limited and Balfour Beatty and HETCo


BP PLC and Bovis Lend Lease

Tarmac Limited and Brammer UK Limited

Best Public Procurement Project

Cheshire West and Chester Council

NHS Commercial Solutions

Nottinghamshire County Council

Surrey County Council

Tameside Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

United Kingdom Border Agency

Most Improved Purchasing Operation - Start Up

A&N Media

The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries


Most Improved Purchasing Operation - Step Change

Capita plc

Everything Everywhere



Thames Water


International Purchasing Project of the Year

Balfour Beatty

PepsiCo Capital Procurement, Europe


Royal Mail Group

Best Contribution to the Reputation of the Procurement Profession


North Atlantic Treaty Organization – HQ Supreme Allied Command Transformation

Swindon, Wiltshire
upto £40K base (+ Paid overtime and corporate benefits)
Honda Manufacturing Ltd
Kew gardens, Richmond upon Thames, London (Greater)
£37,000 - £42,500 per annum pro rata, depending on skills and experience
Kew Royal Botanic Gardens
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