Recruitment Services Framework – Invitation to Tender
This will include, but not be limited to: Permanent; Fixed Term (typically one (1) year); Temporary; Maternity Cover.
United Kingdom-Blyth: Business services: law, marketing, consulting, recruitment, printing and security
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Offshore House, Albert Street
Contact person: Mrs Sheena Thomson
Telephone: +44 3330041418
NUTS code: UKC
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Recruitment Services Framework.
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
The purpose of this ITT is to assist ORE Catapult in establishing a Recruitment Services Framework by appointing a number of professional, reliable recruitment agencies to meet their ongoing recruitment requirements.
It is anticipated that a maximum of four (4) recruitment agencies will be appointed to the Framework. However, ORE Catapult reserves the right to appoint fewer or more than this number if deemed to be in their best interests.
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
It is ORE Catapult’s intention to utilise this Framework to replace staff in situations of turnover at their sites in both Glasgow and Blyth. This will include, but not be limited to:
— Fixed Term (typically one (1) year);
— Maternity Cover;
— Sick Leave Cover;
— Casual; and
Tenderers shall be required to provide, as a minimum, the following services:
— Response handling,
— Provision of short lists,
— Appraisals of candidates,
— Candidate feedback,
— Notification of successful and unsuccessful applications,
— Full audit trail.
Although requirements will vary, it is expected that a wide range of disciplines may need to be recruited. Tenderers must be able to accommodate disciplines for both sites which are specific to the Offshore Renewables Sector. These requirements shall range from Junior positions to Senior Management positions.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
The duration of this Recruitment Services Framework will be for an initial period of two (2) years with the option to extend the duration for up to a further twenty four (24) months. This option for extension will be at the sole discretion of the ORE Catapult and shall be subject to satisfactory performance of the appointed recruitment agencies.
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
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
Inovo, 121 George Street, Glasgow, Scotland.
The Opening of tenders will be undertaken by two (2) members of the ORE Catapult Procurement and Commercial Team.
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: