Entry into effect of Spanish Act 19/2013, of 9 December on transparency, access to public information and good governance, is a step in the right direction in the normative regulation of this field.
SAN PABLO CEU UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION would like to use this section to demonstrate its commitment to transparency and good governance. To this end, it will periodically publish and update information in accordance with its legal obligations but also other information of interest on the values that inform its goal of becoming a truly innovative, transparent and open organisation that is deeply committed to the society in which it operates.
San Pablo CEU University Foundation has an established procedure for regulating purchases with the aim of offering all its suppliers and contractors the security and guarantees needed to participate in these processes.
This management model complies with the guidelines established to ensure San Pablo CEU University Foundation follows the established policies on Quality, Ethics and the Environment.
The process for purchasing and contracting goods and services has the following stages:
The intention of San Pablo CEU University Foundation is that suppliers are afforded equal opportunities in the qualification and tendering processes, thereby favouring diversity and transparency in procedures.
To ensure transparency in processes and equal opportunities San Pablo CEU University Foundation has established processes for the registration, classification and selection of suppliers in accordance with objectivity and impartiality criteria.
Advertising and free competition is encouraged in the selection processes, within the boundaries of management efficiency criteria.
San Pablo CEU University Foundation uses the following questionnaire to register companies interested in initiating the qualification process and becoming possible suppliers. However receiving the completed questionnaire does not constitute any commitment.
Said questionnaire should be sent to the following address: [email protected]
San Pablo CEU University Foundation is committed to establishing confidence and good relations with its goods and services suppliers through a framework of collaboration and mutual respect that facilitates strong and enduring trade relations. The aim is to continuously improve purchasing and contracting processes in our quest for excellence.
La CEU Selection Policy is based on a set of Principles used for all the selection processes in our Centres. These Principles are inspired by Values that define CEU in all its Excellence: Quality, Transparency, Objectivity and Meritocracy and these are organised as follows:
Generally speaking, the Selection Policy is based on a series of recognised practices used to Evaluate Individuals in the context of the workplace. These practices include:
The main focus of the Objectives of the CEU Human Resources department is its search for the best professionals with language skills and a global outlook that are competent with new technologies and whose values are in tune with those of our institution.
These Objectives are compliant with the second priority of the 2014-2016 Action Plan: supply the Institution with an excellent high performance team that is motivated and shares the Foundation's mission, enabling it to become one of Spain's top education and training providers and expand internationally.
On an operational level, CEU's General Contracting Process defines criteria, guidelines and decision-makers in the selection processes and affects all the Centres and groups. This process is structured on the following points:
Under this general framework specific selection procedures have been developed for specific groups or Centres where required. Thus, three specific procedures are applied to centres and groups where needed, based on individual requirements. These are:
In conclusion, CEU's Staff Selection System aims to attain the aforementioned Objectives, facilitating the optimum development of staff selection processes, adapting to the principles outlined and emerging socio-educational needs and strengthening alignment with our values and ideology.
San Pablo CEU University Foundation aims to fulfil the apostolic aims of its founding organisation, the Catholic Association of Propagandists, through the work it promotes and manages. As an ecclesiastical organisation, the Catholic Association of Propagandists aims not only to achieve its aims but also to do so through the use of decision-making structures and procedures that reflect its Christian ideology.
These Internal Governance Rules aim to help San Pablo CEU University Foundation to better meet its foundational aims.