Awarded to Lucid Support Services Ltd

Start date: Tuesday 3 March 2020
Value: £15,680
Company size: SME
Office Home, National Law Enforcement Data Programme (NLEDP)

NLEDP 151 - Policy & Compliance BS10008 Auditor

5 Incomplete applications

5 SME, 0 large

8 Completed applications

7 SME, 1 large

Important dates

Friday 10 January 2020
Deadline for asking questions
Tuesday 14 January 2020 at 11:59pm GMT
Closing date for applications
Friday 17 January 2020 at 11:59pm GMT


Specialist role
Business analyst
Summary of the work
You will conduct assessments of the Programme to ensure the Programme is aligned to BS10008.

Review the material produced for BS10008 compliance. This will provide a ball park assessment of any compliance + C3e gaps and areas in which to improve.
Latest start date
Thursday 27 February 2020
Expected contract length
Less than 2 months
Organisation the work is for
Office Home, National Law Enforcement Data Programme (NLEDP)
Maximum day rate

About the work

Early market engagement
Who the specialist will work with
You will support the Policy, Compliance and Sustainment Workstream Lead. You will also work closely with colleagues from the different workstreams within the Programme and relevant stakeholders.
What the specialist will work on
The role will report to the Policy & Compliance Lead with a requirement to support the Lead:
•To assess the Programmes alignment to BS10008
•Deriving, understanding and documenting business requirements
•Review all materials and actions for BS10008 compliance
•Audit programme against BS10008
•Investigate and report best practice for specific business processes
•Deliver a report of the assessment and audit of any compliance gaps and areas to improve
•Record management
•Liaise with workstreams within the Programme but this could involve engagement with other Law Enforcement organisations
•Preparation and/or analysis of BS10008 compliance information

Work setup

Address where the work will take place
Home Office
Bernard Weatherill House,
8 Mint Walk,


Home Office
2 Marsham Street
Working arrangements
On site full time, Mon-Fri 9-5 - due to security requirements of programme and co-location with core stakeholders and suppliers. However, there will be times when you may be required to work additional hours.
Security clearance
SC will be required.

Additional information

Additional terms and conditions

Skills and experience

Buyers will use the essential and nice-to-have skills and experience to help them evaluate suppliers’ technical competence.

Essential skills and experience
  • BS10008 Subject Matter Expert
  • Business Analyst – Methodical investigation, analysis, review and documentation of business functions and processes
  • ITIL and Service Management
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Agile and Continuous Deployment/DevOps (awareness of)
Nice-to-have skills and experience
  • Knowledge and Understanding of Law Enforcement Operating Models
  • Knowledge and Understanding of the government digital agenda

How suppliers will be evaluated

All suppliers will be asked to provide a work history.

How many specialists to evaluate
Cultural fit criteria
  • Demonstrate commitment to excellence and improvement (for example, through seeking actionable feedback, setting targets etc.)
  • Transparent and collaborative when making decisions and recommendations
  • Demonstration of leadership to make things happen and meet deadlines and business expectations
Additional assessment methods
Evaluation weighting

Technical competence


Cultural fit




Questions asked by suppliers

1. Is there an incumbent?
2. Please could you confirm the minimum length the contract will run for?
3 months
3. Can you please confirm that this requirement is outside of IR35?
The role is deemed outside of IR35.
4. Would the Home Office be willing to put the successful consultant through a Security Clearance?