Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority: Supply of temporary staff.
Short description of the contract or purchase(s): The University of Huddersfield would like to invite tenders for the supply of temporary staff. Further details can be found in the PQQ/ITT documents. Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required: Bidders will be required to conform to the Universities HR policies one of which is payment of the UK Living wage as a minimum to all staff employed or providing a service on campus.
The notice involves the establishment of a framework agreement with a single operator. Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate: Envisaged minimum number 4: and maximum number 6
Objective criteria for choosing the limited number of candidates:
- Demonstrable knowledge and experience of HE/FE sector 60 %;
- Training facilities available to prepare prospective candidates 20 %;
- Ability to supply staff at short notice 20 %.
Award criteria: The most economically advantageous tender in terms of the criteria stated below.
- Prices Offered. Weighting 50
- Quality and Service Provision. Weighting 50
Duration of the framework agreement: 5 years. This is classed as a strategically important framework for the University and so to link into strategic planning the contract will be for a 5 year period.
Estimated total value of purchases for the entire duration of the framework agreement: £500,000
Location of service: University of Huddersfield; Queensgate; Huddersfield; HD13DH.
Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate: 12pm, 12th May 2014
Name, addresses and contact point(s): Attn: Andy Hughes, University of Huddersfield, Queensgate, Huddersfield, HD1 3DH. Tel. +44 1484472954. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Fax. +44 1484472682.
General address of the contracting authority: http://www.hud.ac.uk
Expressions of interest must be made through the electronic site at http://www.in-tendhost.co.uk/universityofhuddersfield
File reference number attributed by the contracting authority: HUD-HR-004