Code of conduct

Serbian Supply Chain Professionals Association

With this Code we define conduct and actions that are mandatory for all members of Association, as long as they are members

 

As a member of the Association, I will

 

PROMOTE AND PROTECT THE PROFESSION:

  • I will not be engaged in activities that would lead to compromising the integrity of Association
  • I will not accept bribe or gifts (beside gifts that are considered appropriate business gifts for which my empolyer will not penalize me)
  • I will not accept hospitality for which anyone would expect to have impact on my business decisions
  • I am aware that my personal behavior have an impact on my business reputation

 

MANTAIN THE HIGHEST STANDARDS IN BUSINESS RELATIONS:

  • I renounce any business practice that can reasonably be regarded as improper or incorrect
  • I will not use my authority or position to gain financial benefit
  • I will declare to my immediate superior of any personal interest that may occure and affect my impartiality
  • All information that I provide during my work are accurate and not misleading
  • I will not violate the confidentiality of the information that I have access to in my professional capacity
  • I will have tendency for truly, fair and transparent competition
  • I will be honest about my skills, experience and qualifications

 

PROMOTE ERADICATION OF UNETHICAL BUSINESS PRACTICE:

  • By encourage awareness of human rights, fraud and corruption in all business relations
  • By responsible management of each business relation in which may appear unethical practice and consequently take appropriate action for reporting and eliminate such practice
  • By verifying partners to determine possible existence of forced labor (modern slavery), violation of human rights, fraud and corruption
  • By continual education on topics such as forced labor, human rights, fraud and corruption and than application of acquired knowledge in practice

 

IMPROVE THE EXPERTISE AND REPUTATION OF THE PROFFESSION

  • Through continuous improvement and development and application of acquired knowledge in order to increase personal performance and performance of the organization I work for
  • Through encouraging the highest standards of professional competence amongst those for whom I am responsible
  • Through optimization of the responsible use of resources that I have influence on, for the benefit of my organization

 

ENSURING FULL COMPLIANCE WITH THE LAW AND REGULATIONS:

  • I will respect the law of the country where I am, and if that country does not have legislation in the field in question – I will apply standards of good practice of our profession
  • By fulfilling of contractual obligations
  • By monitoring of good business practices in our profession

 

Members of the Association anywhere in the world are obliged to adhere to the Code. Members need to encourage their organizations to adopt ethical codes for the Procuring and Supply Channel on the basis of this Code. Violation of rules of conduct is considered as violation of discipline and can lead to an investigation that may result with the exclusion of a member from the Association.