Ceridian short-listed for NOA Outsourcing Service Provider of the Year

3 October 2011

Ceridian has been shortlisted for the category of Outsourcing Service Provider of the Year by the National Outsourcing Association (NOA).

Ceridian UK, one of the UK's leading HR outsourcing and payroll service providers, has been shortlisted for the category of Outsourcing Service Provider of the Year in the 2011 National Outsourcing Association Awards.

Doug Sawers, managing director, Ceridian UK, said: "We are delighted to be one of only five companies short-listed for the category in these prestigious awards. Given that this is our first ever entry, in what has turned out to be a record year for entries, making the short-list is an achievement in itself.

"Coincidentally, this autumn sees three major Ceridian HR transformation programmes go live, bringing a combined population of nearly 200,000 client employees into a leading edge technology and service environment."

Notes to Editors:


The National Outsourcing Association is a not-for-profit organisation, operating for over 20 years. The NOA acts as an independent body.

Its principle objective is to ensure the effectiveness and success of outsourcing, shared services and insourcing through the promotion of best practice and innovation in their application and development.
The NOA's vision is to be the pre-eminent organisation in the UK that enables and promotes successful outsourcing for the benefit of end-users, suppliers and supporting intermediary organisations, by:

  • Creating formal and informal networks to aggregate and share good practice in the outsourcing industry
  • Promoting the benefits of outsourcing to organisations who operate in the UK and globally
  • Representing the UK outsourcing community's interests and influencing decision makers and business leaders
  • Collaborating with other industry bodies within the UK and globally for the benefit of the UK outsourcing community

The NOA is part of the larger umbrella organisation, the European Outsourcing Association. Currently, the NOA has affiliate organisations in Austria, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium and Spain.

For more information, visit www.noa.co.uk


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