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Services - 299399-2017

01/08/2017    S145    - - Services - Prior information notice without call for competition - Not applicable 

United Kingdom-Liverpool: Recruitment services

2017/S 145-299399

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
The Minister for the Cabinet Office acting through Crown Commercial Service
9th Floor The Capital Old Hall Street
Liverpool
L3 9PP
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 3450103503
E-mail: supplier@crowncommercial.gov.uk
NUTS code: UK

Internet address(es):

Main address: www.gov.uk/ccs

I.2)Information about joint procurement
The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body
I.3)Communication
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local subdivisions
I.5)Main activity
Other activity: public procurement

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement
II.1.1)Title:

Permanent Recruitment.

Reference number: RM6002
II.1.2)Main CPV code
79600000
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

Crown Commercial Service as the contracting authority wishes to establish a pan government Framework Agreement for the provision of Permanent Recruitment Services, intended for access by all UK public sector bodies including Central Government Departments and their Arm's Length Bodies and Agencies, Non Departmental Public Bodies, NHS bodies, Local Authorities, Devolved Administrators and Emergency Services and other bodies who will be named in the OJEU contract notice. This framework aims to establish an agreement with a comprehensive range of suppliers providing national and regional coverage. CCS wishes to carry out market engagement to test assumptions behind the proposed lot structure and services. Further details on this procurement and our engagement can be found here: http://ccs-agreements.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/procurement-pipeline Once available the ITT documentation for this procurement will be available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge on the CCS website.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 400 000 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: yes
The contracting authority reserves the right to award contracts combining the following lots or groups of lots:

It is anticipated that the services to be covered by this Procurement will be sub-divided into 9 Lots based on role professions:

Lot 1: Administrative Grades;

Lot 2: Digital, Data and Technology;

Lot 3: Commercial;

Lot 4: Finance;

Lot 5: HR;

Lot 6: Marketing;

Lot 7: Legal;

Lot 8: Executive Search and Selection;

Lot 9: Multi Role.

The lotting structure is indicative only and may be subject to change.

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Administrative Roles

Lot No: 1
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
79610000
79600000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Provision of services to support the permanent recruitment (including fixed term appointments) of junior grades across multi role professions.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Digital, Data and Technology (DDaT)

Lot No: 2
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
79610000
79600000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Provision of services to support the permanent recruitment (including fixed term appointments) of DDaT (including cyber security roles).

II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Commercial

Lot No: 3
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
79610000
79600000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Provision of services to support the permanent recruitment (including fixed term appointments) of Commercial roles. Example roles (but not limited to) include those in procurement, policy and project management.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Finance

Lot No: 4
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
79610000
79600000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Provision of services to support the permanent recruitment (including fixed term appointments) of Finance roles. Example roles (but not limited to) include accountants, auditors and analysts.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Human Resource (HR)

Lot No: 5
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
79610000
79600000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Provision of services to support the permanent recruitment (including fixed term appointments) of HR roles. Example roles (but not limited to) include recruitment, workforce management and HR policy.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Marketing

Lot No: 6
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
79610000
79600000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Provision of services to support the permanent recruitment (including fixed term appointments) of Marketing roles. Example roles (but not limited to) include communications, events, campaign and press managers.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Legal

Lot No: 7
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
79610000
79600000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Provision of services to support the permanent recruitment (including fixed term appointments) of Legal roles. Example roles (but not limited to) include paralegals and lawyers.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Executive Search and Selection

Lot No: 8
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
79610000
79600000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Provision of services to support the permanent recruitment (including fixed term appointments) of Executive Search and Selection. Multi role specialisms, grade 6 — SCS3.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Multi Role

Lot No: 9
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
79610000
79600000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Provision of services to support the permanent recruitment (including fixed term appointments) of non-executive and executive search and selection of multi role professions.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
01/08/2017

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

CCS led Webinar — date (mid August) to be confirmed via ‘Permanent Recruitment’ page on the CCS procurement pipeline web page. Details on how to register your interest on the CCS webinars will also be made available via the ‘Permanent Recruitment’ page on the CCS procurement pipeline web page. Participation in any of the activities is not a pre-requisite to participating in the procurement. Details of the outputs of these activities will be published on the Crown Commercial Service website http://ccsagreements.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/procurement-pipeline/permanentrecruitment and made available to any supplier unable to attend a session due to being unavailable or the events being oversubscribed. Market Engagement will be managed electronically via the Crown Commercial Service's e-Sourcing Suite. To participate in this Market Engagement, participants must first be registered on the e-Sourcing Suite. https://gpsesourcing.cabinetoffice.gov.uk

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
28/07/2017