Project Management Services – Victoria and Albert Museum
The V&A is looking for an exciting and ambitious project manager to manage the transformation of the V&A Museum of Childhood.
United Kingdom-Kensington: Construction project management services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Project Management Services for the V&A Museum of Childhood Futureplan Project
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
The V&A is looking for an exciting and ambitious project manager to manage the transformation of the V&A Museum of Childhood (“MoC”). This project sits within the broader context of our FuturePlan, an ambitious programme of development in which the best contemporary designers are creating exciting new galleries and visitor facilities, while revealing and restoring the beauty of our original buildings. The V&A is the world’s leading museum of art, design and performance, promoting the practice of design and increasing knowledge, understanding and enjoyment of the designed world. The MoC is the UK’s National Museum of Childhood, and the largest institution of its kind in the world. As part of the V&A estate, the mission of the MoC is to explore art, design and performance through the material culture of childhood and to hold in trust the nation’s childhood collections.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.3)Place of performance
Inner London — East.
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The procurement process will follow the open procedure. For more information, please download and review the procurement documentation.
The MoC collection comprises over 35 000 objects ranging from the 16th century to the present day. It has a broad reach, covering all aspects of childhood and is unparalleled in the rich diversity of its media. The collection is displayed in a listed ironwork structure which formed the original V&A museum before its relocation, and an exceptional example of Victorian engineering. We are currently in the process of appointing a base-build design team and are on programme to confirm the winning team in mid-February 2018. We are now looking for a construction project manager to join the MoC project team for the base build phase of the programme, with the option to appoint for management of the fit-out phase.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
The contract is for project management services for the base build phase of the MoC Futureplan Project. The contract has the option for variations to the scope to include associated services, and to extend the appointment to include the fit-out phase of the MoC Futureplan Project.
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
As stated in the procurement documents.
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
Financial appraisal will be conducted in line with the Cabinet Office’s guide to Supplier Financial Appraisal. See the procurement documents for more information.
A minimum turnover of GBP 100 000 is required.
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Tenders will be opened electronically using the Delta e-sourcing system.
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
The Contracting Authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are Small or Medium Enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.
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GO Reference: GO-20171215-PRO-11579406
Telephone: +44 2079422229
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: