Overseas Mission to Argentina and Chile

Overseas Mission to Argentina and Chile

UK Trade and Investment in the East Midlands region is seeking to appoint a third party contractor to manage an overseas trade mission to Argentina and Chile.

Reference number: UKTI/TN002/01/2012

Deadline date: 01/03/2012

This deadline is for… submission of tender proposals

Contract value: £12,000 – £15,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: East Midlands

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 Business Innovation and Skills – UK Trade & Investment (UKTI)


Description of the contract

UK Trade & Investment in the East Midlands region is seeking to appoint a third party contractor to manage an overseas trade mission to Argentina and Chile. All applicants should be able to demonstrate previous experience of managing and leading overseas missions along with strong project management and marketing experience. A good understanding of UK Trade & Investment’s over arching objectives will assist the successful bidder in bringing together a group of pro-active and export ready East Midlands companies to visit these two South American countries




Classification of the contract

79413000 Marketing management consultancy services


Additional information

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: 3 Months


Who to contact

Contact name Astrid Brewster

Address Apex Court , City Link , Nottingham , Nottinghamshire , NG2 4LA

Telephone 07748 168036

Extension number:


Email astrid.brewster@ukti.gsi.gov.uk

Web address www.ukti.gov.uk


How to apply

The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement, and the contract will be awarded on the basis of the most economically advantageous tender. If you wish to take part in this procurement please contact Astrid Brewster on tel: 07748 168036 email astrid.brewster@ukti.gsi.gov.uk for the Invitation To Tender documents for this procurement. The completed Tender submission must be returned to Astrid Brewster at the UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) address given in this advertisement, by 1300 hours Thursday 1 March 2012. Any late submissions will not be considered. UKTI reserves the right to halt the procurement process and to not award a contract. UKTI will not be held liable for recovery of costs from unsuccessful bids if a contract is not awarded. All costs will be borne by the bidding organisations. If a contract is created it will be on Department for Business, Innovation and Skills terms and conditions