PR and Marketing Support Services Contract – Sunderland

PR and Marketing Support Services Contract – Sunderland

Marketing strategy development, website management, measuring and evaluation of marketing.

SAM Project PR and Marketing Support Services (University of Sunderland)

Contract summary



    • Business services: law, marketing, consulting, recruitment, printing and security – 79000000
    • Advertising and marketing services – 79340000
    • Advertising management services – 79341200

Location of contract


Value of contract

£42,050 to £54,665

Procurement reference

UOS/SAM PR & Marketing/1300

Published date

5 January 2021

Closing date

25 January 2021

Closing time


Contract start date

15 February 2021

Contract end date

30 June 2023

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open (non-OJEU)

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?





The Sustainable Advanced Manufacturing Project (SAM Project) is a £10.9M funded project (ERDF and University of Sunderland), based within The Industry Centre, part of the University of Sunderland. The project is set up to support product / process development and implementation of technology for SME manufacturers within the North East Local Enterprise Partnership Region.

We are looking for a supplier to provide PR & Marketing Support Services to help raise the profile of the SAM Project including its aims, objectives, activity, opportunities and successes. Including in the PR & Marketing service is marketing strategy development, website management, measuring and evaluation of marketing, to provide photography and video support, and create content to engage with relevant technologies, as well as other relevant services.

The anticipated value of the contract is up to £42,050.00 (ex VAT) £50,460.00 (incl VAT), for the purpose of this tender award and any subsequent services which may be connected with the original award we reserve the right to spend a further 30% of the anticipated spend subject to changes in legislation or requirement.

Return of tender submissions closing date is Monday 25th January 2021 at 17:00 hours

The expected contract dates are February 2021 to June 2023


More information


Additional text
Please express an interest in In-Tend portal, download the documents, and send in your completed tender return via In-Tend before the deadline

Funding Type (WEFO or EU) : ERDF

Is a Recurrent Procurement Type? : No


How to apply


Follow the instructions given in the description or the more information section.


About the buyer


Contact name

Andrea Brook


City Campus
Chester Road
United Kingdom


0191 515 2851