The Judging Process:
Nominees are assessed against The Faculty’s X Factor Procurement Leadership Framework which is based on a demonstration of strength and balance across four key areas:
1. Functional Excellence
2. Leadership Attributes
3. Commercial Leadership
4. People Leadership

The Award is adjudicated by an independent panel of judges.

Key Dates and Award Process:

  • Nominations open: 8 March 2019
  • Nominations close: 14 April 2019
  • Once a nomination has been received the nominee will be contacted to confirm their interest in proceeding with the award.
  • For the CPO and the FLiP Awards - Nominees and their line manager will be asked to complete a survey based on The Faculty’s X Factor research. Both manager and nominee must complete the survey to be further considered.
  • From the X Factor criteria, finalists are selected and these entries assessed by an independent judging panel and the winners are announced at the 2019 CPO Forum Gala Dinner on Tuesday 14 May 2019.


All fieldS are required
Please note you can nominate yourself