Scottish Enterprise Pension Actuarial and Consultancy Advice

Scottish Enterprise Pension Actuarial and Consultancy Advice

Parties responding to this PQQ must be able to demonstrate their capability to provide the required Actuarial, services to either Public Sector Schemes of a similar size and complexity, or other arrangements with similar size and characteristics.

P14-0162 Scottish Enterprise Pension Actuarial and Consultancy Advice

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL
SERVICES

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Scottish Enterprise

Atrium Court, 50 Waterloo Street,

Glasgow

G2 6HQ

UK

Lesley Reid

+44 8456078787

+44 1412481600
http://www.scottish-enterprise.com/
www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk
www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained

As in 1.1

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:

As in 1.1

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

P14-0162 Scottish Enterprise Pension Actuarial and Consultancy Advice

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

Scottish Enterprise requires advisors to provide actuarial and consultancy services for the employer in respect of the Scottish Enterprise Pension and Life Assurance Scheme (the Scheme).

Parties responding to this PQQ must be able to demonstrate their capability to provide the required Actuarial, services to either Public Sector Schemes of a similar size and complexity, or other arrangements with similar size and characteristics.

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=302363.

The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx.

Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

151400 Financial Consultancy
209999 other Financial Services

100 All Scotland
120 Highlands and Islands
130 Aberdeen & North-East
140 Tayside, Central & Fife
150 Glasgow & Strathclyde
160 Edinburgh & Lothians
170 Scotland South

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

We estimate the total commission value to be between GBP45,000 and GBP55,000 excluding VAT over the possible four year period (3 years plus possible 1 year extension).

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Dual stage – Candidates must first pass a selection procedure before being invited to tender or negotiate.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

P14-0162

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation

b) Deadline for requests to participate
16-05-2014  Time  09:00

c) Dispatch of invitations to tender 27-05-2014

d) Estimated award date 30-07-2014

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

Dates and other information contained in this notice are communicated as being indicative only and may be subject to change.

The contracting authority does not bind itself to accept the lowest or any offer.

The contracting authority reserves the right to accept part of one or more offers.

The contracting authority will not be liable for any costs incurred by those expressing an interest in or tendering for this contract.

Compliance with all relevant legislation is required during the tendering process and the terms of any resulting contract.

Bidders may be required to attend for interview.

Any contract awarded will be subject to the law of Scotland.

The contracting authority reserves the right to source the services through existing framework agreements.

The contracting authority reserves the right to assign all or part of any contracts resulting from this process.

(SC Ref:302363)

5.2

Additional Documentation

P14-0162 SE – Pension Actuarial Consultancy Advice PQQ – FINAL

5.3

Publication date of this notice

23-04-2014