Careers and skills

This topic contains articles on career and skills development, jobs, salaries, training, as well as advice and tips on recruitment and retention, management and leadership.

15 tips on building your personal resilience
Sharing coffee can be a simple way to maintain good supplier relations – but it's surprising how many forget the basics ©Baibakova/123RF
Don’t forget the human factor in transformation
Not all savings are the same: they need a major rebrand
DWP has invested in a dynamic purchasing system that helps frontline staff support jobseekers ©Corbis/Getty Images
DWP case study: Implementing a dynamic purchasing system
"When I moved to the UAE, I didn't know anyone, so each week I would do something outside my comfort zone." Louise Mitchell. ©Wise Monkeys Productions
This is who I am: Louise Mitchell
Workplace pressures can result in mental health problems – and procurement professionals are no exception ©Getty Images/EyeEm
How to build your personal resilience
How to be successful, according to four CPOs
Steal ideas from other professions 'with pride'
Both parties can win when working together, agreed Laura Faulkner and Patrick Dunne  ©ADeverill
Collaborate, don't compete, buyers told
Wednesday is CIPS Annual Conference day
Procurement hiring ‘less focused on functional expertise’
Diverse teams are higher performing and more innovative ©123RF
Leaders told to focus on inclusion
Hounslow, Heathrow /Richmond upon Thames
Competitive salary depending on experience plus generous share award
City of London
GBP30000 - GBP35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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