Celebrating the best in HR and people management in Northern Ireland

The CIPD NI Awards are the most prestigious and highly regarded awards for the HR profession in Northern Ireland, with more than 340 HR professionals in attendance last year.

Returning in 2018 for their sixth year the Awards are celebrating the contribution of HR and People Management in business. From Employee Engagement to Organisational Learning and Development the awards celebrate not only innovation and success, but the impact this has on the bottom line too!

The categories for 2018 see  some exciting new changes including:

  • NEW category – Best Diversity and Inclusion Initiative
  • NEW category – Excellence in HR Leadership Award
  • NEW judging process – all categories in 2018 will have an interview stage
  • NEW awards website – the new and refreshed website is the hub for all things awards including helpful entry hints and tips

The judging panel consists of top HR and Business professionals from a range of organisations across the UK and the judging criteria ensure only the best entries make the shortlist for 2018.

Ensure you are part of the sixth annual CIPD NI Awards and are a part of raising the profile of the HR profession. Explore the categories and download your entry pack.

Closing date for entries: Friday 2 February 2018

Awards timeline 2018

Closing date for entries: Friday 2 February 2018
Shortlist Announced: Week commencing 5 March 2018
Category Interviews: Week commencing 19 March 2018
Awards Gala: Thursday 10 May 2018

Categories & Entry Forms Ready to upload your entry?

Latest tweets via @CIPD_NI

4 days ago
Have you visited the new CIPD NI Awards website at https://t.co/zsHRDI7zK7 ? Lots of great tips and hints!

We are delighted to welcome @graftonrec as headline sponsors for 2018. https://t.co/fLDBKjj5r7
4 days ago
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2 weeks ago
CIPD NI Employment Law Conference early bird rate ends Friday 15 December. Book online at https://t.co/VNsM0PHLMd to save up to 38%. Tickets starting from just £90 + VAT. #cipdniemplaw https://t.co/i4qevsj41m
2 weeks ago
The CIPD NI Awards are officially open for entries! 2 new categories, new website, new closing date! Find out all you need to know at https://t.co/zsHRDI7zK7! #CIPDNIAwards #HR https://t.co/irQI1PaFGw