Celebrating the best in HR and people management in Northern Ireland

The CIPD NI HR Awards are the most prestigious and highly regarded awards for the HR profession in Northern Ireland.

Returning in 2021 for their ninth year, the CIPD NI Awards celebrate the contribution of HR and People Management in business. Through an engaging judging process, the awards identify organisations and practices that are championing better work and working lives.

The judging panel consists of top HR and business professionals from a range of organisations across the UK and the judging criteria ensures that  only the best entries will make the shortlist for 2021.

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

Awards timeline 2021

Opening date for entries: Wednesday 14 April 2021
Closing date for entries: Extended to Sunday 11 July
Shortlist Announced: Friday 13 August 2021
Category Interviews: Wednesday 7 September 2021
Awards Gala: Thursday 7 October 2021

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Latest tweets via @CIPD_NI

7 hours ago
Smile please 📷

A wide selection of images from the CIPD NI Awards are now available to view and download from the awards website. Who can you spot?


#CIPDNIAwards https://t.co/BhSDL2JBZv
7 hours ago
If you missed today's #AskTheCIPD Twitter Q&A for #WorldMemopauseDay just search the hashtag to find out what our experts said about:
> making reasonable adjustments
> the difference that line managers can make
> what to include in your menopause policy
...and lots more. https://t.co/dFw5aLVaVI
10 hours ago
The CIPD NI branch is delighted to confirm Aileen McAvoy from @DanskeBank_UK as the third speaker in this event where experts from HR and recruitment will share their experience of the war on talent in NI.

Book your place: https://t.co/H7PqbIo5yl

#recruitment #NIBusiness https://t.co/dQDpnnbm8s