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Procurement Specialist

Job Description

Position: Senior Commercial Procurement Specialist (MCIPS or Equivalent)
Salary: £650 per day
Are you an experienced procurement professional looking for a new challenge? The Civil Nuclear Police Authority (CNPA) is seeking a highly skilled Senior Commercial Procurement Specialist to join our team.

About The CNPA: The CNPA plays a crucial role in ensuring the safety and security of civil nuclear sites across the UK. As a Senior Commercial Procurement Specialist, you will be instrumental in supporting our mission by providing expert advice on complex commercial matters.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement complex commercial strategies for programmes of work.
  • Ensure that all non-payroll spend is compliant with all statutory, regulatory, and government requirements whilst meeting the demonstrated needs of the CNPA.
  • Make professional recommendations that will be relied on by the organisation to make important strategic and contractual decisions affecting projects with lifetime budgets exceeding £1m.
  • Provide ongoing senior-level, professional cover for both Head of Procurement & Contract Management and Chief Commercial Officer.
  • Establish, implement, and enforce strategic procurement policies to ensure compliance with legal obligations.


  • MCIPS Professional Qualification or equivalent.
  • Extensive experience in leading challenging commercial undertakings in the public sector.
  • Advanced understanding of procurement law and government regulations.
  • Strong negotiation and communication skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a dynamic and challenging environment.

Why Join Us:

  • Competitive salary of Up to £650 per day inside ir35
  • Opportunity to make a real difference in the safety and security of civil nuclear sites.
  • Dynamic and collaborative work environment.
  • Continuous learning and development opportunities.

About the Recruitment Process: Service Care Solutions is assisting the CNPA with the recruitment process for this position.

If you're ready to take on a new challenge and contribute to our vital mission, we want to hear from you! To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to