The GSA 2021 PROFESSIONAL AWARDS ARE NOW OPEN.
GSA Professional awards are a distinct set of accolades recognising talent in outsourcing and shared services, showcasing individuals and function teams who make a big difference, but remain largely unsung in the wider context of the global sourcing industry.
And much more!
Watch previous award winner Laura Quinn from DurhamLane speak on being awarded the 2020 GSA Rising Star of the Year Award, what the awards process was like and advice she has for anyone thinking about submitting.
The Categories are...
1. Rising Star of the Year for the best emerging talent of 2021
2. Manager of the Year for managers who truly inspire their teams
3. Advisor of the Year for superstar lawyers and business gurus
4. Consultant of the Year for the best supply side experts of 2021
5. Automation and AI Champion of the Year for the best talent in the hottest tech topic of 2021
6. Digital Champion of the Year for those delivering results through digital transformation
7. Strategic Leader of the Year for business leaders showing true class
NEW CATEGORY: Start Up Entrepreneur of the Year for those excelling in their fields on a trajectory for great success.
NEW CATEGORY: Analyst / Influencer of the Year
8. Strategic Sourcing Function of the Year for excellence in the end to end lifecycle of sourcing partnering and relationship management
9. Procurement Team of the Year for teams delivering excellence in their procurement function
10. Governance Team of the Year for teams striving towards applying industry best practice and governance
11. Vendor Management Team of the Year for those delivering significant value across supplier management
12. Bid Management Team of the Year for supremoes in putting forward the best winning proposals
13. Customer Experience Team of the Year for the best teams delivering excellence in customer experience
14. Software Development Team of the Year for innovative teams delivering value through tech development
15. Best Nearshore Team for teams showcasing excellence and delivering value in nearshore delivery of services
16. Best Farshore Team for teams showcasing excellence and delivering value in farshore delivery of services
17. Shared Services Team of the Year for providing ultimate value to colleagues across the world
18. Skills Development Programme of the Year for the most innovative approach to upskilling talent.
19. Inclusion and Diversity Programme of the Year for those going the extra mile to achieve equality in the workplace.
NEW CATEGORY: Entrepreneurial Team of the Year for teams striving for innovation in their fields.
NEW CATEGORY: Diverse Sourcing Ecosystem of the Year for those partnering and investing with a broad portfolio of smaller players
How to enter
Please download the Professional Awards Pack.
Complete the entry form here when you know which awards you plan to enter for.
Complete the submissions form here when you are ready to submit your submission and synopsis.
TOP TIPS FOR YOUR APPLICATION
Watch CEO of the GSA, Kerry Hallard, reveal hints and tips to completing your awards application in this short webinar.