Consultancy Marketing Support – Request for Quote

Consultancy Marketing Support – Request for Quote

Contract value: £11,000 – £11,000. The High Growth Centre at Thornton Science Park requires consultant services to deliver marketing communications campaigns and events as part of an ERDF project.

Consultancy Marketing Support: for High Growth Centre Revenue Team – ERDF Project X03120PR

Reference number:HGCRC/2014/002

Deadline date:02/02/2015

This deadline is for…Return of Quotation Documents

Contract value: £11,000 – £11,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out:Cheshire West and ChesterHigh Growth Centre, Thornton Science Park, Pool Lane, Ince, Chester CH2 4NU.

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers?Yes

Name of the buying organisation:High Growth Centre, University of Chester

Description of the contract

The High Growth Centre at Thornton Science Park requires consultant services to deliver marketing communications campaigns and events as part of an ERDF project. We are looking for consultancy services on-site working within the team involving the above duties between dates of 9th February and 30th June 2014. This will involve supporting the marketing manager and business development team through a variety of duties including but not limited to; • Managing direct marketing campaigns • Copywriting • Managing the creative process with internal/external agencies • Co-ordinating events, seminars and workshops • Marketing administration and CRM data • Marketing M.I. generation • Social Media and Website content management • PR administration The consultant will need to provide details of their areas of specialism in this quotation return. The High Growth Centre team will be available to work with the successful marketing consultant who will be implanted into the team. The project is in receipt of ERDF grant funding to support the delivery of the programme and is therefore working to a limited budget. The total initial budget assigned to this activity is up to £11,000 excluding VAT. The marketing consultant will be expected to work standard hours 9am – 5pm for up to 5 days a week for up to 5 months. Further details are contained within the quotation documents (attached) or are available by emailing

Classification of the contract

79416100Public relations management services

79416000Public relations services

79342000Marketing services

79340000Advertising and marketing services

Additional information

Contract type:Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement?No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding?Yes : European Regional Development Fund – X03120PR

Contract will be awarded based on:Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract:26/01/2015 – 02/02/2015

Who to contact

Contact nameHigh Growth Centre

Organisation nameUniversity of Chester

AddressThornton Science Park, Pool Lane, Ince, Chester, CH2 4NU

Telephone01244 513915

Extension number:


How to apply

To apply and to participate in this quotation opportunity, all applicants must request and return their quotations to the contact the officer named within this advert. Closing date for return of quotations is by 10am, Monday, 2nd February 2015 – as detailed within this advert.