Best procurement project of the year

This category recognises the most outstanding procurement project that has delivered exceptional value, impact and innovation to education sector and associated stakeholders. The project can be related to any aspect of procurement and supply chain management, such as sourcing, contracting, category management, supplier relationship management, digital transformation, risk management, sustainability, social value, or diversity and inclusion.

Our panel of judges will be looking for evidence of;

· Effective project management, governance, and member/stakeholder engagement

· Clear objectives and deliverables

· Examples of innovation and best practice

· Examples of measurable outcomes

· Benefits as a result of the project i.e., VFM savings, income growth, enhanced customer satisfaction

· Examples of environmental and social impact benefits