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Nomination process now open for coveted 2019 Inspiration in HR Award

by Brian Sims

The Inspiration in HR Award – bestowed each year by SSR Personnel and Executive Profiles – is designed to recognise the work of Human Resources (HR) professionals. Now in its 13th year, the award is open to either individuals or organisations and runs with the support of IFSEC International. Entries can be self-nominated, with the independent Judges looking for demonstrable evidence of Best Practice in HR management.

To reach the shortlist, organisations will have demonstrated that they’re focused on quality and have pride in looking after and developing their workforce. There will be a partnership between HR and operations management. Shortlisted companies view their HR function as giving them a competitive edge and clearly demonstrate going above and beyond any current standards.

Previous winners and shortlisted organisations for this award have proven their credentials. Those winners have included ADT Fire & Security and the HR teams at CIS Security, Compass VSG, Corps Security, Wilson James and Axis Communications.

Service sectors rely on teams of people operating across a number of environments, from customer-focused settings through to those that require an in-depth knowledge of technology. For their part, HR professionals play a key role in the selection, training and monitoring of thousands of individuals across these different spheres.

The Inspiration in HR Award provides these professionals with the recognition they so richly deserve.

How to enter

On a single A4 sheet, please provide details of:
(1) Reasons your entry demonstrates benefit to the business. Outline how outcomes are managed
(2) Demonstrate how profitability is aided by entrepreneurial ideas
(3) How are practices innovative within the organisation?
(4) Is effective use made of technology?

Nominations may be supported with marketing material consisting of no more than two sides of an A4 sheet.

The deadline for nominations in 2019 is Monday 23 September.

Entry forms can be downloaded here

As always, the winner will be presented with their prize during the Security and Fire Excellence Awards Ceremony which, this year, takes place at The London Hilton Hotel, Park Lane on the evening of Wednesday 20 November

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