This award is presented each year to the profession’s leading procurement and supply chain professional. The entry should be submitted through a 500-word statement.
Open to all CIPS members regardless of membership grade, bar affiliates, the entry should successfully demonstrate how the individual has made a significant contribution, both in terms of thinking and implementing a key strategic procurement or supply chain management initiative, within their organisation.
The entry should also demonstrate how the entrant has raised the profile of the profession during their career.
As part of the judging process shortlisted entrants will be asked to present their entries via vivas to the judging panel. This will take place July 2017 in London.