Nornickel-Shared Service Centre (Nornickel-SSC) has won the Best Multifunctional Centre award at the Top Russian and CIS Shared Service Centres 2020 ceremony.
On March 25th, the winners of CFO Russia and Prosperity Media’ annual competition The SSC of 2020 in Russia and the CIS were announced in Moscow. The jury named Nornickel-Shared Service Centre the winner in the category Best Multifunctional Centre noting the high level of the company’s development. Among the contenders for the award were multifunctional centres of the largest Russian companies in various industries.
“This award recognises the considerable effort made by the Nornickel-Shared Service Centre team and speaks to the fact that we are on the right track. We are grateful to the employees of the corporate centre and Nornickel enterprises for the trust they have placed in us and would like to share this success with all of them. Our activities are based on the principles of continuous improvement and high efficiency. We remain focused on the team and services development to create value for the Group. I am very grateful for the appreciation of our activities. We have ambitious goals and tasks ahead of us, and I hope that our achievements will be acclaimed by the professional community,” said Anton Lopatsinsky, CEO of Nornickel-SSC.
In 2015, the Company embarked on a project to create Nornickel-SSC on the basis of the existing service provider, with transactional services launched at seven pilot facilities. Just a year later, Nornickel-SSC received the 2016 Best SSC Launch award by CFO-Russia.ru.
Today, Nornickel-SSC provides over 450 types of services to 58 Nornickel enterprises. The wide offering not only highlights the multifunctional nature of the centre, but also testifies to its role for the Group. Currently, Nornickel-SSC performs
- transactional and expert functions that are traditional for SSCs, such as accounting and tax reporting, treasury, HR, online administrative support;
- IT function. The core IT team of Nornickel is part of the SSC implementing innovative projects and supporting the Group’s digital transformation;
- Production engineering and industrial automation. These are non-standard services for an SSC intended to support the production processes of Norilsk Nickel.
The SSC team serves more than 67,500 employees of Nornickel enterprises in 7 Russian regions and 17 cities on a 24/7 basis.