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.

From 6 April 2020, the law requires an employee to be given a written ‘section 1 statement’ of certain particulars ©Getty Images
Law: Day one contracts from April
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"The future of procurement is technology, innovation and sustainability. We will need to push the envelope to build new initiatives," says Sia John. ©
Best advice? Ask questions, says Sia John
Higher education is just one area where procurement teams are under pressure to save ©Getty Images
Cost savings beat quality in UK public sector procurement
What ethics has taught me about procurement practices
Celebrations as CIPS Africa students graduate
Apprenticeships can provide future directors © Getty Images/Cultura RF
How to make the best of home-grown talent
Gareth Rhys Williams said there will be a focus on using the same methodology to manage contracts ©Leo Wilkinson
Learning to buy better to save public funds
'Time is right for #ProcurementHour'
Eight tips to improve your delegating
Technological progress and lack of understanding of benefits of supply chain management have created a skills gap
Addressing the skills gap in the supply chain industry
Event attendees on the Procurement Powerlist 2019  ©Julian Dodd
Procurement Power List 2019: leading the profession
Council House, Manor Square, Solihull B91 3QB
Up to £75K
Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council
Barrow-In-Furness and Frimley
£Competitive and Dependent on Experience
BAE Systems