The data clearly shows that supplier diversity drives significant and measureable long term business benefits. Supply Nation membership can be a catalyst for growth in your organisation as your procurement team unlocks the potential of including Indigenous businesses in your supply chain.
Supply Nation's supplier diversity champions are recognised within their organisations as thought leaders. Increasingly government and corporate buyers require demonstrations of supplier diversity within tenders. Many organisations join Supply Nation to access expert support to achieve the procurement goals in their Reconciliation Action Plan and to ensure that the Indigenous businesses they engage with are bona fide. Supply Nation's tailored programs can help measure progress and provide best practice to develop sustainable supplier diversity practices.
As a Supply Nation member, you will:
- Receive guidance and training to optimise your access to Indigenous Business Direct, Australia’s premier online database of Indigenous businesses
- Be invited to regular networking events where you can learn and share information about supplier diversity with like-minded individuals and companies with the same goals and challenges
- Have the opportunity to meet, connect with and mentor Supply Nation Certified and Registered Indigenous business owners and managers to explore opportunities to work together
- Work with your dedicated professional relationship manager to develop a tailored supplier diversity action plan for your organisation