CIPS, the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply, is the dynamic champion driving the global procurement and supply management profession.
Holder of a Royal Charter, CIPS is a not-for-profit organisation with offices around the world. We reinvest our income to advance global best practice
CIPS is the world’s largest organisation dedicated to the profession, with a global community of over 200,000.
We are the world’s largest professional body serving procurement and supply; a not-for-profit organisation that exists for the public good.
We set the Global Standard in procurement and supply management and are an awarding organisation recognised by regulatory authorities.
We have the largest membership of procurement and supply professionals in the world, covering all industries, sectors and job activities.
We help businesses around the world to excel in procurement and supply, supporting them to improve and deliver results, and raise standards.
We have a global community of over 200,000 procurement and supply professionals and members in over 150 countries.
Study our qualifications, training courses and professional development programmes to support your career progression.
Access a wealth of resources to help progress your career and support your day-to-day role.
Network with our global community of over 200,000 procurement and supply professionals.
CIPS dedicated charity to support those who struggle to get into, and further themselves within, the procurement and supply profession.
CIPS qualifications are globally recognised as the drivers of leading-edge thinking and professionalism, leading to award of MCIPS and beyond.
The Professional Licence (MCIPS), signifying high achievement and an ongoing commitment to excellence.
Fellowship is the highest grade of CIPS membership; an accolade that recognises outstanding achievement, knowledge and experience.
Access all the benefits of CIPS membership with no entry qualifications or past experience.
MCIPS/FCIPS members can step up to evidence a commitment to their professional career and ethical procurement and supply practices.
Upskill your procurement and supply teams so they spend money wisely, manage suppliers effectively and achieve optimum management outcomes.
Improve your value, build influence and drive transformational change with CIPS support.
Use CIPS resources to help you recruit the top procurement and supply professionals.