Sponsorship and Marketing for DCLG’s Digital Partners Programme
Contract value:£20,000 – £20,000. 1) We are looking for a supplier (contractor) to provide communication expertise to augment our existing resources, to deliver the wider communication, marketing and digital transformation objectives of DPP.Reference number: CPD: 004\106\001
This deadline is for… This is the end of the pre-tender notification period.
Contract value:£20,000 – £20,000
Location where the contract is to be carried out: England The requirement is to take place over various sites and locations across England.
Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes
Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? Yes
Name of the buying organisation: Department for Communities and Local Government
Description of the contract
CLG (Department for Communities and Local Government) are looking for a supplier (contractor) who will seek commercial sponsorship to support the implementation of the Department’s digital strategy (The Digital Partners Programme (DPP)), by enhancing our existing local government facing activities and reaching new audiences within the sector. 1) We are looking for a supplier (contractor) to provide communication expertise to augment our existing resources, to deliver the wider communication, marketing and digital transformation objectives of DPP. 2)This communication expertise is to be provided by the supplier (contractor) paid for through obtaining commercial and other forms of sponsorship, including sponsorship from small and medium sized enterprises. 3) The supplier (contractor) will support and deliver the ‘Really Useful Day’ event programme, which is part of the DPP, to reach greater numbers of digital managers as well as their non digital counterparts. The successful supplier (contractor) will support the running of an expanded timetable of the existing DCLG ‘Really Useful Day’ events which are held across the country, and attended by many Councils seeking to improve their digital services. It is expected that the successful supplier (contractor) will provide innovative marketing ideas on how to attract a diverse audience in every English Council. The maximum contract value is £20k. The contract would operate on a payment by results (PBR) mechanism. This will be based on obtaining the sponsorship, meeting the event’s objectives and providing a quality product. The two PBR criteria are stated below: 1) £10k on the confirmation required in September 2013, that sponsorship is obtained or demonstration that it will be obtained. 2) £10k at end initial term of the contract, dependent on 80% attendee satisfaction on feedback from 30 events. The initial term of the contract is an 18 month period. However, CLG reserves the right to terminate at September 2013. CLG reserves the right to extend the contract by a total of 3 years, awarded on a year by year basis. Therefore, the maximum contract length, including extension is 4 ½ years.
Classification of the contract
79952000 Event services
79951000 Seminar organisation services
79342100 Direct marketing services
79342000 Marketing services
Who to contact
Contact name Rachel Carter
Organisation name Department for Communities and Local Government
Address , SW1E 5DU