Appointment of Communication Marketing Consultant

Appointment of Communication Marketing Consultant

To develop a marketing programme/ package to enhance the advertisement and recruitment process of health care professionals in remote and rural areas of NHS Highland- with an initial focus on GP recruitment but bearing in mind applicability to other health professions.

Appointment of Communication /Marketing Consultant to enhance NHS Highland Recruitment Process

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL
SERVICES

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


NHS Highland

Procuement , Supplies Portacabin, Raigmore Hospital ,

Inverness

IV2 3UJ

UK

Kim Chell

+44 1463706602

+44 1463710895
http://www.nhshighland.scot.nhs.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained


NHS Highland

Procurement , Supplies Portacabin, Raigmore Hospital,

Inverness

IV2 3UJ

UK

Kim Chell

+44 1463706602

+44 1463710895
http://www.nhshighland.scot.nhs.uk

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:

As in 1.1

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Appointment of Communication /Marketing Consultant to enhance NHS Highland Recruitment Process

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

To develop a marketing programme/ package to enhance the advertisement and recruitment process of health care professionals in remote and rural areas of NHS Highland- with an initial focus on GP recruitment but bearing in mind applicability to other health professions.

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=306959.

The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx.

Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

151000 Business Consultancy
151510 Healthcare Consultancy – Public Health
151511 Healthcare Consultancy -Social Policy
151512 Healthcare Consultancy – Service Provision
152012 Management Consultancy – Personnel
159999 other Consultancy

120 Highlands and Islands

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

Broader Outcomes as a result of this work

There are 3 goals/outcomes:

o Enhancing the Advertisement of Vacancies

o Improving the brand awareness of NHS Highland

o Enhancing the attractiveness of Highland and Argyll and Bute as a place to live, work and develop

A budget of between £10,000 to £15,000 (including VAT) is available for this activity.

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Single stage – Any candidate may submit a tender.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

HH008-14

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
    23-06-2014  Time  12:00

c) Estimated award date 07-07-2014

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN 

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

(SC Ref:306959)

5.2

Additional Documentation

Marketing Comms recruitment RR ver3
Conditions of Contract Services Rev August 2007[1]

5.3

Publication date of this notice

 30-05-2014