Self Assessments

CIPS – Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply [United Kingdom]. The self-assessment tool produced by CIPS has been created to assist CIPS members’ learning and development and help them grow professionally. It aligns with the Global Standard for Procurement and Supply, and Knowledge. This free tool has been developed to help CIPS members produce a learning plan by identifying the skills they need to succeed. The tool can be accessed by logging in to MyCIPS via and navigating to the ‘Career’ section.

PSA – Pamela Steele Associates [United Kingdom]. The PSA online leadership questionnaire measures technical, management and leadership competencies covering six key areas of health supply chain work set out in the People that Deliver (PtD) Health Supply Chain Competency Framework for Managers and Leaders. The questionnaire is presented on-screen and consists of short competency statements that you are asked to rate your abilities on using a 7-point competence scale ranging from ‘Very Basic’ to ‘Outstanding’. There are 234 competency items covering 20 technical competencies and 25 management leadership competencies.” Use of this tool is not free. The price per individual is USD85, with discount available for bulk purchase.