Introducing the NOA
Established as a not-for-profit organisation, operating for over 20 years, the NOA acts as an independent body.
Vision: Our 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.
Mission Statement: The NOA aims to be the centre of excellence in outsourcing. The NOAs main objective is to communicate to a wider audience:
- The principles of best practice in outsourcing, shared services and insourcing
- The significant benefits and strategic lessons of outsourcing, shared services and insourcing
International: 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. Visit the EOA website
Members: The NOA represents member organisations across the sourcing industry. Members fall into three main categories:
Users - UK and overseas companies who engage in outsourcing, shared services and insourcing
Suppliers - companies who provide these services
Support services - legal, consultancy and recruitment companies which support the sourcing industry