The Global Sourcing Association is the leading UK organisation for strategic sourcing professionals and for organisations engaged in sourcing activities. GSA’s membership includes organisations that may choose to outsource their operations to outsource service providers or set up shared service centres; outsourcing service providers and organisations that offer services to outsourcing parties, for example law firms, accountants, recruiters and consultancies.
The training you will receive on GSA programmes captures knowledge and experience captured over many years and distilled into principles that practitioners can use to inform their own practice. The GSA training programmes are built around the GSA Global Source Standard to ensure the material relates to the overall strategic sourcing context. The GSA’s Global Sourcing Standard is a globally recognised framework for best practice and has been used by organisations who want to validate their own processes for strategic sourcing best practice.
Major public and private sector organisations have attended GSA training programmes including: BBC; BP; Aviva; Prudential; Visa; Foreign Office; Ulster Bank; Shell; EDF Energy; Post Office; BT; HML; Zurich Financial Service; National Grid; Coop Financial Services; Phoenix Group; Thomson Reuters; Friends Life; Waveney Council; Telegraph Media Group; Guardian Media Group; Standard Life; EE, Astra Zeneca amongst others.