Sustainable Procurement Champion of the Year


Visit our 'How to Enter' page for our Items Checklist & Step-by-Step Guide. CLICK HERE.

Once you have created your PDF submission and you have all items in the Items Checklist, submit your entry via the Online Entry Form. CLICK HERE.

This award recognises the individual who has made a significant contribution to sustainable procurement within their organisation and in the wider procurement community over the past 12 months. Viewed as a sustainable procurement leader by their peers, the individual will have demonstrated a commitment to advancing sustainable procurement outcomes.

Entry is by a 5-page A4 PDF submission; the judges will be looking for a clear plan and evidence that it is delivering on core objectives, paying attention to the criteria listed below.

  • Leadership in Sustainable Procurement: Demonstrated an exceptional leadership in promoting sustainable procurement practices within their organisation, inspiring others to follow suit.
  • Innovation in Sustainable Procurement: Provide an outline how the nominee implemented innovative approaches or strategies to enhance sustainable procurement outcomes, setting a benchmark for the industry.
  • Impact on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): Demonstrate the initiatives that have contributed significantly to advancing one or more of the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through sustainable procurement practices.
  • Collaboration and Engagement: Demonstrate how actively you collaborated with internal and external stakeholders to promote sustainable procurement.
  • Commitment to Continuous Improvement: Provide how you demonstrate a commitment to continuous improvement in sustainable procurement practices, striving to set new standards and push boundaries in the field.
  • Supporting facts & statements: Include any other facts or statements that you feel are relevant to support your entry.