ASA Recruitment awarded Scotland Excel Supplier Excellence Award 2018
ASA Recruitment has won a Scotland Excel Supplier Excellence Award 2018, which recognises the achievements of local government suppliers.
Scotland Excel is the centre of procurement expertise for local government in Scotland. The Supplier Excellence Awards are open to more than 800 suppliers participating in their national contracts worth c. £1bn per annum.
ASA Recruitment took the SME winner title of the Partnership Working Award at the awards. The Partnership Working Award recognises the role that ASA Recruitment has played in working closely with the local councils to deliver valuable solutions.
ASA Recruitment supplies staff to local authorities through Scotland Excel’s agency workers framework. It has developed and implemented a system to share knowledge and information with public bodies. They worked in partnership with their public sector clients to discuss requirements and trial the system.
Iain Moir, managing director of ASA, said, “The team at ASA are delighted to have been awarded this prestigious Partnership Working Award from Scotland Excel. We are grateful for the recognition of our digital staffing solution initiative. This was created specifically to improve the quality and efficiency of the service we provide to our partners in the local authorities around Scotland.”
Scotland Excel’s director, Julie Welsh, said, “Our suppliers play a vital role in supporting delivery of essential public services, and it is right and fitting that we recognise those that go the extra mile.
“Winning a Supplier Excellence Awards is a real accolade for the business community, as it’s the only awards programme in the country to recognise the achievements of local government suppliers. Competition was tough, and our expert judging panel had its work cut out.
“My congratulations go to ASA Recruitment for their hard work and well-deserved success in these prestigious awards.”