Are you ready to get more opportunities, respect, and money out of your purchasing career? Well, guess what? You have the opportunity to make that happen by taking action towards becoming a world-class purchasing professional.

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You see, today’s employers refuse to reward employees for yesterday’s skills. They demand that purchasing professionals like you use the most modern skills and achieve unprecedented results. They want you to save more money, achieve better operational performance, and reduce risk.

So how can you acquire the most modern skills, achieve meaningful results, and convincingly prove your capabilities to today’s employers? There is an impressive purchasing certification that communicates that you are supremely qualified for achieving success. It is the Senior Professional in Supply Management (SPSM®) Certification from the Next Level Purchasing Association.

Earn More Money

According to our 2014 salaries survey, a person who earns their SPSM® Purchasing Certification from Next Level Purchasing Association has an average salary that is $15,385 higher than those who have not earned a purchasing certification.

Cost Savings

Those who have earned the SPSM® Purchasing Certification achieve an average of $958,546 (US) more cost savings and avoidance for their employers per year than those who haven’t earned the SPSM®.

Gain Respect

You can use the SPSM® Purchasing Certification credentials after your name, increasing the well-deserved respect you’ll earn from your management, co-workers, and peers.

Get Your Free Infopack

To learn more about the SPSM® Certification and how you can earn yours, download your free SPSM® Purchasing Certification Information Packet  (PDF, 358kb).  Simply complete and submit the form below.


Charles Dominick, SPSM, SPSM2, SPSM3

Charles Dominick, SPSM, SPSM2, SPSM3 is an internationally-recognized business expert, legendary procurement thought leader, award-winning entrepreneur, and provocative blogger. Charles founded the Next Level Purchasing Association in 2000, oversaw its incredible growth, and successfully led the organization to its acquisition by the Certitrek Group in 2016. He continues to blog and provide advisory services for the NLPA on a part-time basis as he incubates his upcoming business innovations. Charles is also the co-author of the wildly popular, groundbreaking book, "The Procurement Game Plan: Winning Strategies & Techniques For Supply Management Professionals."

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