Troubled background-checking agency appoints local authority boss to top job
CCS issues contract notice for £380m online system
DfID in the firing line as candidates seek to win support for leadership bids
Proxima examines the concept of a shared value approach, and questions whether such an approach is viable in the long-run
As we enter Commercial Awareness Week, Proxima speaks with the Government Commercial Function's director of commercial and contract management capability
Figures show that spending on outside firms has risen to £1.5bn in 2017-18, up from a low of £346m in 2011-12
Plan addresses the "oft cited issue of pay disparity between internally and externally recruited senior civil servants"
Union says members have reported pay errors since ISS World took over support services contract in March
Proxima details the three critical success factors which must be in place for an effective outsourcing strategy
After 10 years scrutinising government accounts and trying to stop departments from squandering taxpayers’ cash, the comptroller and auditor general Sir Amyas Morse is standing down from the National Audit Office. Jess Bowie meets him.
NAO report also reveals the department considered it was unlikely to be able defend any action against it for breaching procurement rules
The WildHearts Group is the largest B2B social enterprise in the UK, providing solutions in consumables and document management across the UK. Proxima caught up with Kris Bryson, Partnerships Director, to find out more and understand what it means to go social