Welcome to SARA

The Sourcing Advisor Relations Association (SARA) is the first professional body serving the community of IT services industry professionals responsible for engaging with third-party Sourcing Advisory firms.

The association is currently under development, with a goal of formally
launching in December 2021.

Interested professionals can register here.

Our Mission

SARA strives to be the most relevant force and voice leading the evolution of the Sourcing Advisory Relations industry around the world.

Specifically, we aim to :

  • Improve the availability and level of professional skills exhibited 
    by industry practitioners
  • Build a personalized and connected market place that engages advisor relations professionals in a single community
  • Assist Members in advancing their Advisor Relations career and skill development goals

Member Benefits

SARA Members will enjoy access to the following major benefits

Professional Community

Regular opportunities to interact with Advisor Relations professionals in Webcasts, Chapter Meetings, Conferences & Online Discussion Groups

Training & Certification

Professional Recognition through rigorous formal training leading to the industry's first

Sourcing Advisor Relations Certification

Job Opportunities

Privileged access to Advisor Relations Job opportunities with advance notice of professional 

roles before they are widely advertised

Best Practice Library

Access to a repository of proven practices developed by industry peers and templates shared 

by working Sourcing Advisors

Mentorship Program

Individualized support and guidance on how to access and advance professional careers in Sourcing Advisor Relations

Advisor Perspectives

Presentations by working Sourcing Advisors on the state of the SAR market, their business priorities and positioning, and their approaches to collaboration

Join Us

Prior to our formal launch in December 2021, SARA will be communicating with interested parties about the formation of its Board, the establishment of regional and city chapters, the recruitment of volunteers and the scheduling of our first community meetings and webcasts.

If you are interested in receiving these and other updates, please join our mailing list.

Expression Of Interest

Stay informed of SARA announcements and updates by joining our mailing list.