Creative Director and an Interpretation Specialist for King Richard III Visitor Centre

Creative Director and an Interpretation Specialist for King Richard III Visitor Centre

Following the recent discovery of the body of King Richard III during an excavation at Grey Friars in September 2012, the Council is seeking to develop a King Richard III Visitor Centre at the former site of the Alderman Newton Grammar School.

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Deadline date:28/02/2013

This deadline is for… Deadline for Expression of Interest

Contract value:£50,000 – £100,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Leicester,

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: Leicester City Council

 

Description of the contract

Following the recent discovery of the body of King Richard III during an excavation at Grey Friars in September 2012, the Council is seeking to develop a King Richard III Visitor Centre at the former site of the Alderman Newton Grammar School. In order to progress the development of the Visitor Centre, the Arts and Museums Service now needs to commission specialist consultancy support in the form of a creative director and an interpretation specialist. These roles are available under this invitation to Tender as two work packages. Individuals and organisations are invited to tender for one or both packages. Interested Providers are asked to submit responses in accordance with the documentation and return by post. If this opportunity is of interest to you are asked to confirm your interest as soon as possible to procurementquotations@leicester.gov.uk Responses must be completed and submitted by the due date no later than 15:00 hours, Thursday 28th February 2013 in an unmarked enveloped and labelled as follows: Visitor Centre Creative Director & Interpretation Specialist Category Manager C/O Control and Support “B2” Leicester City Council New Walk Centre Welford Place Leicester LE1 6ZG Organisations are asked to regularly check this opportunity on Source Leicestershire for any updates. Any advertised opportunity might be updated or removed at short notice due to unforeseen circumstances. Documents can be accessed at the following link: http://www.sourceleicestershire.co.uk/contracts/show/id/7953 .

 

Documents

Classification of the contract

79411000 General management consultancy services

79413000 Marketing management consultancy services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – 11

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

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

Estimated length of contract: 01/04/2013 – 31/03/2014

 

Who to contact

Contact name Andrew Flood OR Nisha Popat

Organisation name Leicester City Council

Address New Walk Centre, Welford Place, LEICESTER, LE1 6ZG

Telephone 01162528919

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How to apply

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, and the contract will be awarded on the basis of the most economically advantageous tender. Response Address: