Digital Strategy Review for Arts Council England

Digital Strategy Review for Arts Council England

The digital strategy will aim to detail our long-term recommendations for: • technology • audience/collaborators • content • implementation (internal and external resource) We need to commission an agency to undertake the ‘discovery’ phase of this project leading to a set of recommendations for our consideration.

Reference number: ACE 2013 004

Deadline date:09/08/2013

This deadline is for… Deadline for the return of the Invitation to Tender

Contract value:£15,000 – £20,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: United Kingdom

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: Arts Council England

 

Description of the contract

The core audience for the Arts Council’s digital communications are arts and culture professionals. Our aim is to create, curate and signpost to excellent, shareable content, stimulating meaningful conversation, debate and collaboration and providing a knowledge hub for the creative sector. We also need to use digital communications to tell a compelling story about the impact and value of public investment in the arts. We are currently devising a five-year digital strategy to help us communicate effectively with our audiences. The digital strategy will aim to detail our long-term recommendations for: • technology • audience/collaborators • content • implementation (internal and external resource) We need to commission an agency to undertake the ‘discovery’ phase of this project leading to a set of recommendations for our consideration. The agency will carry out an appraisal and review of our current operations in digital channels and apply a market analysis to our current thinking to help us strategically plan and prioritise our future development plans.

 

Classification of the contract

79400000 Business and management consultancy and related services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Lowest price

Estimated length of contract: 9 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name Ella Muers

Organisation name Arts Council England

Address 14 Great Peter Street, London, SW1P 3NQ

Telephone 02079736561

Extension number:

Fax

Web address www.artscouncil.org.uk

 

How to apply

Please submit your tender offer in accordance with all of the instructions, requirements and specifications set out in the enclosed documentation. You must treat these documents and any further information provided by Arts Council England as confidential at all times and only disclose them if necessary to prepare a compliant response to the tender. Nothing in the enclosed documentation or appendixes, or any other communication made between Arts Council England and any other party, can be considered a contract or agreement at this stage. All correspondence in relation to this tender, including tender submissions, should be address to: Ella Muers Director, Marketing and Digital Communications Arts Council England 14 Great Peter Street London SW1P 3NQ E: ella.muers@artscouncil.org.uk