Marketing Services Tender for Government Procurement Service
The Contracting Authority is looking for suppliers who are able to provide a holistic and integrated approach to communications and media strategy and planning. Services include but are not limited to: strategic marketing analysis, marketing / communications strategy and planning formulation, media strategy and planning.
UK-Liverpool: marketing services
Prior information notice
Section I: Contracting authority
Government Procurement Service
9th Floor, The Capital, Old Hall Street
L3 9PP Liverpool
Telephone: +44 3450103503
General address of the contracting authority: http://gps.cabinetoffice.gov.uk
Address of the buyer profile: https://gpsesourcing.cabinetoffice.gov.uk
Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Section II.B: Object of the contract (Supplies or services)
NUTS code UK
Estimated cost excluding VAT:
Range: between 6 000 000,00 and 24 000 000,00 GBP
This contract is divided into lots: no
79342000, 79340000, 79341100, 79413000, 79416200
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section VI: Complementary information
If you have not yet registered on the eSourcing Suite, this can be done online at https://gpsesourcing.cabinetoffice.gov.uk by following the link ‘Register for GPS eSourcing’. Please note that, to register, you must have a valid DUNS number (as provided by Dun and Bradstreet) for the organisation which you are registering, who will be entering into a contract if invited to do so. Full instructions for registration and use of the system can be found at:
Note that, by registering for the eSourcing Suite in this way, you will then be in a position to express an interest in any future procurements run by Government Procurement Service.
Once you have registered on the eSourcing Suite, a registered user can request access to the market engagement. This is done by emailing: ExpressionOfInterest@gps.gsi.gov.uk.
Your email must clearly state: the name and reference for the market engagement; the name of the registered supplier; and the name and contact details for the registered individual sending the email. Government Procurement Service will process the email and then enable the supplier to access the market engagement online via the e-Sourcing Suite. The registered user will receive a notification email to alert them once this has been done.
For technical assistance on use of the e-Sourcing Suite please contact the Government Procurement Service Helpdesk: Freephone: +44 3450103503 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice:6.11.2012