UK SBS CS19207 Industrial Biotechnology Catalyst and BBSRC NIBB Co-Ordinator

A Contract Award Notice

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Contract (Services)
5 year
11 Dec 2019
22 Nov 2019 to 21 Nov 2024
08 Oct 2019 00:00



Geochart for 1 buyers and 1 suppliers

1 buyer

1 supplier


The final date and time for the submission of bids is Tuesday 8th October 2019 at 14:00. The final date for expressions of interest is Monday 7th October 2019. DO NOT apply directly to the buyer. All tender information MUST be submitted through the CCS eSourcing Portal. Brief Description of Requirement BBSRC, on behalf of all other funding partners involved, would like to invite tenders for a co-ordinator/s who will play a key role in supporting the monitoring of the IB Catalyst Translation awards and the coordination of activities relating to the BBSRC NIBB into wider UK IB activities. Please ensure you review all attached information to ensure a full understanding of this requirement. All attachments can be found with the RFx attachments tab within the Emptoris System. This contract will be awarded based on the evaluation criteria set out in the ITQ document.

Award Detail

1 NNFCC (York)
  • Value: £280,368

CPV Codes

  • 71621000 - Technical analysis or consultancy services
  • 72221000 - Business analysis consultancy services
  • 72224000 - Project management consultancy services
  • 73210000 - Research consultancy services


  • Contract is suitable for SMEs

Other Information

How to Apply As part of the strategic alliance between UK Shared Business Services Ltd (UK SBS) and Crown Commercial Service (CCS), UK SBS will be using the CCS eSourcing Suite for this procurement. To register on the CCS eSourcing portal please follow the details contained within the Additional Information section of this notice. If you are already registered on the CCS eSourcing portal and wish to register your interest in this opportunity please email; Your email must clearly state: • the name and reference for the procurement you wish to register for; • the name of the registered Bidder; • the name and contact details for the registered individual sending the email. The tenders electronic daily (TED) reference number for this opportunity is 2019/S 169-413224 DO NOT APPLY DIRECTLY TO BUYER All submissions will be assessed in accordance with the Public Contracts Regulations 2015, for procurement values that exceed Regulation 5 (Threshold amounts) Responses must be received by the date in the bid documents. Responses received outside or concurrently using the eSourcing process will not be accepted or considered further for this opportunity. How to Register on the CCS eSourcing Suite Full details of this opportunity can be found on the e-sourcing portal please follow instructions below. If you have not yet registered on the eSourcing Suite, this can be done online at by following the link 'Register for CCS eSourcing'. Please note that, to register, you must have a valid DUNS number (as provided by Dun and Bradstreet) for the organisation which you are registering, who will be entering into a contract if invited to do so. Once you have registered on the eSourcing Suite, a registered user can express an interest for a specific procurement. This is done by emailing … • name and reference for the procurement you wish to register for; • name of the registered Bidder; • name and contact details for the registered individual sending the email. Crown Commercial Service will process the email and then enable the Bidder to access the procurement online via the e-Sourcing Suite. The registered user will receive a notification email to alert them once this has been done. The Sourcing documents can then be accessed on the eSourcing Suite at: using the instructions detailed in the Specification documents within Contracts Finder. As a user of the e-Sourcing Suite you will have access to Emptoris email messaging service which facilitates all messages sent to you and from you in relation to any specific RFX event. Please note it is your responsibility to access these emails on a regular basis to ensure you have sight of all relevant information. For technical assistance on use of the e-Sourcing Suite please contact Crown Commercial Service Helpdesk: Telephone: 0345 010 3503 Training documents to support Bidders to utilise Emptoris CCS eSourcing are available in the Contracts Finder Tender documents section. About UK Shared Business Services UK Shared Business Services Ltd (UK SBS) brings a commercial attitude to the public sector; helping our customers improve efficiency, generate savings and modernise. Our broad range of expert services is shared by our customers. This allows our customers the freedom to focus resources on core activities; innovating and transforming their own organisations. For full details of our partner base please review the following link: CCS Emptoris eSourcing Portal Bidder - Logging intoEmptoris for the first time Bidder - Logging into Emptoris for the first time.docx Bidder Training Bidder Training.docx Non-disclosure contract CS19207 - NDC5 - NON-DISCLOSURE CONTRACT.pdf Price Schedule CS19207 Price Schedule - Final.pdf RFP Questions Document CS19207 - RFP Request for Proposal questions.pdf Terms and conditions CS19207 - UKRI Precedent Goods Services Contract.pdf RFP document CS19207 - RFP Request for Proposal - Final.pdf