Awards

Below are the awards and nominations that STAR Procurement has achieved since its formation in February 2014.  We are proud that the innovation and savings achieved by STAR Procurement, as a shared procurement service, is being recognised in the wider public sector and business communities.   It is proof of our success and the hard work being put in by all members of the STAR Procurement team.

 

Government Opportunities (GO)
Excellence in Public Procurement Awards 2018

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Procurement Innovation/Initiative of the Year Award
Procurement Team of the Year Award

STAR has been shortlisted for two awards at the 2018 GO Excellence in Public Procurement Awards.  The Innovation/Initiative of the Year Award shortlisting is for the collaborative work that we have undertaken with the wider Greater Manchester public sector to establish a Framework for Learning Disability and Autism.  The Procurement Team of the Year Award shortlisting recognises the excellent work that our wider team of procurement professionals continue to deliver for our Councils and other partners

 

Public Finance Innovation Awards 2018

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Outstanding Procurement Initiative

STAR has been shortlisted for the 2018 Public Finance Innovation Awards in the category of Outstanding Procurement Initiative.  This is for the collaborative work that we have undertaken across Greater Manchester to establish a regional contract for temporary workers and agency supply to the public sector

 

Government Opportunities (GO)
Excellence in Public Procurement Awards 2017

GO Collaboration Award – Highly Commended

STAR received a Highly Commended award for Collaboration at the annual national GO Awards in March 2017.  The GO Awards are a benchmark for procurement excellence in both the public and private sectors.  As a collaborative organisation at heart, we are pleased to have been recognised in this field.

 

iNetwork
Innovation Awards 2016

Connected Procurement Award

STAR received the Connected Procurement award for the second year running at the annual iNetwork Awards in November 2016.  The iNetwork Awards showcase the best in collaborative and connected local government services.  As a collaborative organisation, it is great see that we are an exemplar of public sector connectivity.

 

LGC
Excellence in Public Procurement Awards 2017

Team of the Year Award – Highly Commended

STAR is proud to have received a Highly Commended in the prestigious annual Local Government Chronicle Awards in March 2017 in the category 'Team of the Year'.  This is a testament to the hard work that the team has put into making STAR Procurement a successful shared procurement service.

 

APSE
Service Awards 2016

Best Public/Public Partnership Working Initiative - Finalist

STAR Procurement was shortlisted in the 2016 Association for Public Service Excellence Service Awards.  The APSE Service Awards are unique in that they are designed to recognise frontline services that are delivered to local communities, by local councils. As a shortlisted finalist, we were required to present best practice case studies demonstrating that we are frontrunners in implementing innovative ideas that support continuous improvement and adaptation in local services.

 

PPMA
People Management Excellence Awards 2016

Most Effective Partnership Award - Shortlisted

STAR Procurement was shortlisted for the Public Sector People Managers Association Excellence in People Management Awards under the ‘Most Effective Partnership’ category.

 

Government Opportunities (GO)
Excellence in Public Procurement Awards 2016

GO Leadership of the Year Award

STAR Procurement was delighted to have won the Leadership of the Year Award at the annual national GO Awards in March 2016.   STAR is absolutely thrilled at this recognition as the level of competition for the awards was at its most competitive, with many high-profile organisations from across the UK participating.

 

IESE
Improvement & Efficiency Awards 2016

Certificate of Excellence

STAR has been awarded a Certificate of Excellence at the national 2016 Improvement & Efficiency Awards. The IESE panel considered that STAR Procurement was an excellent example of a high quality service in the sector.

 

iNetwork
Innovation Awards 2015

Connected Procurement Award

STAR received the Connected Procurement award at the annual iNetwork Awards in November 2015.  The iNetwork Awards showcase the best in collaborative and connected local government services.  As a collaborative organisation, it is great see that we are an exemplar of public sector connectivity. 



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