Invitation to Tender for the Supply of FTE .Net Analyst Programmers
The Contract is for the provision of 1 (one) FTE Project Lead with a minimum 7 years’ experience and up to 5 (five) FTE .Net Analyst Programmers each with a minimum 4 years’ experience and to assist in the delivery of selected GEMS II Development modules.
UK-West Malling: IT services: consulting, software development, Internet and support
Section I: Contracting authority
Kent County Council
Procurement Services Group -Commercial Services, Gibson Drive, Kings Hill, Kent
Contact point(s): See advert posted on www.businessportal.southeastiep.gov.uk
For the attention of: See advert posted on www.businessportal.southeastiep.gov.uk
ME19 4QG West Malling
Section II: Object of the contract
Service category No 8: Research and development services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Kent.
NUTS code UKJ4
The Contract is for the provision of 1 (one) FTE Project Lead with a minimum 7 years’ experience and up to 5 (five) FTE .Net Analyst Programmers each with a minimum 4 years’ experience and to assist in the delivery of selected GEMS II Development modules. The FTE project lead/coordinator will also be expected to work alongside the FTE.Net Analyst Programmers as an additional resource.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
(a) is bankrupt or is being wound up, where his affairs are being administered by the court, where he has entered into an arrangement with creditors, where he has suspended business activities or is in any analogous situation arising from a similar procedure under national laws and regulations;
(b) is the subject of proceedings for a declaration of bankruptcy, for an order compulsory winding up the administration by the court or of an arrangement with creditors or of any other similar proceedings under national laws and regulations;
(c) has been convicted by a judgment which has the force of res judicata in accordance with the legal provisions of the country of any offence concerning his professional conduct;
(d) has been guilty of grave professional misconduct proven by any means which the contract authorities can demonstrate;
(e) has not fulfilled obligations relating to the payment of social security contributions in accordance with the legal provisions of the country in which he is established or with those of the country of the contracting authority;
(f) has not fulfilled obligations relating to the payment of taxes in accordance with the legal provisions of the country in which he is established or with those of the country of the contracting authority;
(g) is guilty of serious misrepresentation in supplying the information required under this Section or has not supplied such information;
(h) has been the subject of a conviction for participation in a criminal organization, as defined in Article 2(1) of Council Joint Action 98/733/JHA;
(i) has been the subject of a conviction for corruption, as defined in Article 3 of the Council Act of 26 May 1972 and Article 3(1) of Council Joint Action 98/742/JHA3 respectively;
(j)has been the subject of a conviction for fraud within the meaning of Article 1 of the Convention relating to the protection of the financial interests of the European Communities;
(k) has been the subject of a conviction for money laundering, as defined in Article 1 of Council Directive 91/308/EEC of 10 June 1991 on prevention of the use of the financial system for the purpose of money laundering.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
This opportunity will be completed electronically via ProContract, a site run by Due North. Interested organisations should go to www.businessportal.southeastiep.gov.uk to register and express interest. Once you have successfully expressed interest via the portal you will be sent an email directing you to the ProContract site from which you will be able to access and download the invitation to tender documentation and any other relevant information. This email should be retained, as it will contain your direct link to the ProContract portal, for information purposes only the link is www.businessportal.southeastiep.gov.uk/procontract/supplier.nsf do not use this link now.
Tenderers should also note that final submissions must be made via ProContract, no other submission route is permitted. Failure to follow this path will result in the tender submission being disregarded.
The closing date for submission of full and final tenders is 14:00 noon on 11.1.2013. Tenders submitted after this date will not be accepted.
Any questions or clarifications must be submitted through the ProContract portal no later than 7.1.2013. The Contracting Authority will endeavor to answer all questions and clarification requests prior to the submission date, however those received after the 7.1.2013 will not be answered.
All documents pertaining to this opportunity will be available for download via the procontract portal from the outset. Please ensure you are able to download all files immediately after accessing the ProContract portal.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:23.11.2012