Shortlist announced for CIPS Pan Africa Supply Management Awards

Will Green is news editor of Supply Management
11 April 2016

The shortlist has been announced for the CIPS Pan Africa Supply Management Awards following a record number of entries.

This year has seen the number of entries almost double from last year’s figure, and the winners will be announced at the CIPS Pan Africa Conference in Johannesburg, South Africa, on 11-12 May.

The shortlisted organisations are:

Team Categories

Best contribution to the reputation of the procurement and supply profession

Graphic Communications Group - Recycling of Production Waste By Way of Job Creation

TATA Chemicals Magadi - Thinking Differently: TATA Code of Conduct (TCoC)

Best cross functional teamwork

SABMiller Procurement - One Africa Transformation Project                   

Standard Chartered Bank Ghana - Multi-Functional Printing Service

Best people development initiative

Northern Fixtures and Fittings - Bridging the skills gap

Prospa-Kenya - Spreading professionalism; the Kenyan "Whatsapp" initiative                    

Most innovative use of technology in procurement and supply

Nedbank - Car Rental E-Auction (Collaboration Initiative)                                        

SABMiller - SABMiller eAuction                                                                                        

SABMiller - Temporary Employment Management System and Workforce Productivity

The awards for Best procurement and supply consultancy project of the year and Best supplier and enterprise development project will be announced on the night.

Individual Categories

CIPS young procurement and supply chain management professional of the year

Alain Dalais - Comrades Marathon Association         

Mothusi Ramaabya - Northern Fixtures and Fittings

Umuroo Duba - Pastoralists Education Program (PEP)

CIPS procurement and supply chain management professional of the year

Kayode Onasile - Intels Nigeria Limited

Janine Vermeulen - PSA Group           

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Wiltshire Council
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