ABN/C/1213 – External Recruitment of Finance Professionals
DWP is acting on behalf of the Government Finance Profession to procure consultancy for recruitment of professionally qualified accountants and part qualified accountants.
Reference number: UI_DWP_100860
This deadline is for… Receipt of Completed Tender Form
Contract value:£0 – £400,000
Location where the contract is to be carried out: London The Authority’s expectations is that the successful bidder will be able to provide recruitment services across a wide geographical dimensions to include Leeds, Warrington and Sheffield.
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: Department for Work and Pensions (PTS South)
Description of the contract
DWP is acting on behalf of the Government Finance Profession to procure consultancy for recruitment of professionally qualified accountants and part qualified accountants. The first recruitment under this contract may be open to advert in September 2013 and therefore initial activity to plan the exercise, design, advertising, set up a microsite etc. Previously, recruitment has mainly been by individual departments, with two joined-up exercises led by DWP. There is a need to put in place an initial contract for one year with the option to extend for a further twelve months up to a maximum of three years. This contract is to recruit to the Government Finance Profession. It will be let and managed by DWP but other government departments will have access to it, and indeed there could be exercises that take place that DWP does not itself recruit through. Interested parties should note that this requirement is categorised as a Part B service, hence does not fall under the full EU regulations. Publication is for the department to meet its transparency obligations and in the spirit of good practise for Public Sector Procurement. To be included in this Tender exercise, interested parties should register using the following link: http://dwp.bravosolution.co.uk/web/login.shtml.
Classification of the contract
79400000 Business and management consultancy and related services
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: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents
Estimated length of contract: 02/09/2013 – 01/09/2014
Who to contact
Contact name Cedric Tasheira
Organisation name Department for Work and Pensions (PTS South)
Address Department for Work & Pensions, Profesional Services Team, Caxton House, Fifth Floor, 6 – 12 Tothill Street , London, SW1H 9NA
Web address www.dwp.gov.uk