Tender - Request for quotations to complete a short Marketing and Business Development Consultancy Project
Co-Innovate Journeys, a Brunel University London Project co-financed by the EU through ERDF, to support London-based SME businesses to develop and innovate by opening up and making available the academic expertise and specialised resources within Brunel University London, invites quotations for the following work:
Undertake over a 6 to 12 week (period at our option) Business Development and Marketing consultancy project to deliver the following
i) Identify Business Intermediary Organisations predominately representing or with a significant database of London-based SME business (i.e. Chambers of Commerce, Business Representing Organisations, Trade Association etc.)
ii) Engage with these Organisations and arrange meetings for yourself and/or a Brunel Co-Innovate Innovation Director to explore mutually beneficial marketing opportunities.
iii) Develop and agree 20 Marketing proposals with these organisations.
Please outline your approach, timeframes and costs for each stage of the work.
Applicants should demonstrate a track record of success in marketing business support programmes of this type and are already likely to have established connections with Business Representing Organisations that represent London based SME Businesses.
A three stage application process will be used:
Stage 1 – Receipt of Proposals. Please supply a full CV and covering letter detailing previous experience of supplying the required services – Closing date 0900 hours Tuesday 20th March 2018.
Stage 2 – A short list will be drawn up and applicants invited for Interview.
Stage 3 – Face to face meetings will take place as soon as possible after the tender close. It is possible that second clarification meetings may be necessary.
The Selection Criteria will be against Qualifications, Knowledge, Experience, Skills and Ability, and Value for money. Scoring against the Selection Criteria will be flat (no weighting) 0 – 10.
Please email your proposal to Nam Sharma at firstname.lastname@example.org, clearly marking the subject line "Co-Innovate Journeys Marketing Tender - Confidential".