Internal Audit Services Tender South Yorkshire
This procurement is for internal audit services covering the scope of work and responsibilities of the Authority.
United Kingdom-Barnsley: Auditing services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Postal address: Town Hall, Church Street
NUTS code: UKE3
Postal code: S70 2TA
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Mrs Charlotte Watson
Telephone: +44 1226787533
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Provision of Internal Audit Services for South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority (the Authority) is looking to establish a contract with a provider for internal audit services.
This procurement is for internal audit services covering the scope of work and responsibilities of the Authority. The fire and rescue service under the leadership of the Chief Fire Officer and Chief Executive delivers services to the communities of South Yorkshire and consequently is where internal audit activity is predominantly focussed. The Authority has delegated certain functions to the audit and governance committee that oversees the work of internal audit.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The Authority is looking for an internal audit service that:
1) Aligns with the strategies, objectives and risks;
2) Is insightful, proactive and future-focused;
3) Promotes organisational improvement;
4) Is fully compliant with the public sector internal audit standards; and
5) Can demonstrate excellent professional credibility and experience.
The successful provider will ensure they provide the range of services required to deliver a successful service i.e.
— systems-based audit,
— probity, compliance and regularity audit,
— contract and procurement audit,
— IT audit,
— Investigations work, including, amongst others, issues arising out of the standing orders, financial regulations, anti-fraud and corruption strategy, confidential reporting policy and code of conduct,
— advice and consultancy.
Please note full information can be found in the tender documents which can accessed via the portal www.yortender.co.uk
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
The initial contract is for a period of 36 months with an option to extend the contract for a period of 24 months — potential total contract period of 60 months.
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
Postal address: The Strand
Country: United Kingdom
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: