Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority: Temporary, contractor and permanent staff recruitment services.
Short description of the contract or purchase(s): The framework is to appoint a number of suppliers capable of supplying suitably qualified and experienced Permanent, Fixed Term and Temporary staff covering for a wide range of roles. The supplier(s) must be able to provide coverage across the whole of Scotland, with consistent levels of service for varied temporary and permanent roles as required by SDS on a cost effective and best value basis.
The notice involves the establishment of a framework agreement with several operators. Number of participants to the framework agreement envisaged: 5
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Scotland.
Duration of the framework agreement: Initial period of 2 years with the option to extend annually for a further 2 years
Estimated total value of purchases for the entire duration of the framework agreement excluding VAT: £1.5 – £2.5 million
Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate: 12pm, 22nd December 2014
Name, addresses and contact point(s): Procurement, Attn: Steven McEwan, The Skills Development Scotland Co. Limited, Monteith House (First Floor), 11 George Square, Glasgow, G2 1DY. Tel. +44 1412256710.
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