Executive Search Contract – University Senior Officers

Executive Search Contract – University Senior Officers

Heriot-Watt University is seeking to appoint one or more Executive Search firms for the headhunting and search for four key Senior Management appointments.

Executive Search – University Senior Officers

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL
SERVICES

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Heriot-Watt University Group

Procurement Services, Riccarton,

EDINBURGH

EH14 4AS

UK

Tony Newjem, Chief Procurement Officer

+44 1314513702

A.E.Newjem@hw.ac.uk

+44 1314513119
http://www.he-purchasing.hw.ac.uk/
www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk
www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained

As in 1.1

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:

As in 1.1

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Executive Search – University Senior Officers

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

Heriot-Watt University is seeking to appoint one or more Executive Search firms for the headhunting and search for four key Senior Management appointments: Academic Registrar; Assistant Principal (Fundraising); Director of Corporate Communications; and Director of Research and Enterprise Services. Bidders may bid to provide executive search services for one or more of these posts.

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=301623.

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

261200 Recruitment and Assessment

160 Edinburgh & Lothians

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

Four posts to be filled. Bidders may propose to provide search services for one or more of these, identifying any synergies in providing services across multiple or all four briefs.

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

As indicated in the Invitation to Tender document.

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

HWU/1354/002

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
09-05-2014  Time  12:00

c) Estimated award date 23-05-2014

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:301623)

5.2

Additional Documentation

Academic Registrar Outline Role FINAL
Assistant Principal Outline Role FINAL
Director of Corporate Communications Outline Role FINAL
RES Outline Role FINAL
ITT April 2014 FINAL

5.3

Publication date of this notice

15-04-2014