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Procurement Services

 

Our team has years of experience to make sure that when services or items are purchased, all the correct procedures are followed to make sure that your school is being provided with most reliable service. This process will not only save schools money over time but ensure that correct guidelines have been met. The Service will make sure that tendering, evolution and cost analysis is provided and market intelligence and collaboration opportunities are explored. 

 

 

 

  • Broad ranging and specialist procurement & commercial knowledge and experience
  • One Stop Shop (Procurement / Legal / Finance / Governance)
  • Due Diligence service - procurement legal compliance (including checks necessary prior to creating / using Framework Agreements and Concession contracts
  • Hands-on experience in writing, tendering and awarding contracts,
  • Experience in dealing with disputes / interpretation of contract Terms and Conditions and UK Public Contracts Regulation
  • Use of an e-tendering system that provides an audit trail and creates a contracts register
  • An extensive list of Framework Agreement available to schools
  • Procurement training and quarterly procurement surgeries
  • Drafting up specifications / forms of contracts
  • Tendering / evaluation / cost analysis
  • Advice on leasing & licensing arrangements
  • Intelligent client function
  • Market intelligence / Collaboration opportunities
  • Commercial analysis
  • Procurement law and practice
  • Specialist advice (i.e. Social Value Act, Localism Act, Sustainable Procurement, EU Treaty principles)

 

Please contact service manager for prices

Pricing and service specifications are only available to registered users.

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For further information, contact:

Mark Pearson

Head of Procurement and Commercial Services 020 8583 5763

mark.pearson@hounslow.gov.uk