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Chief Executive GMCA &TfGM /Treasurer Decision -ESF Skills for Growth Commissioning – Project Management for Non-Project Managers contract award

GMCA have run a competitive process and the Growth Company’s submission scored highest after evaluation.

2 submissions were received and were sent to a full evaluation panel. Both submissions were checked by GMCA’s Information Governance Team and were found to be acceptable. The finances of the bidding companies were also checked, along with the safeguarding policies submitted.

The Invitation to Tender comprised of 3 parts, covering (75%) Quality, (15%) Social Value and (10%) Price.

The Successful provider’s scores were deemed acceptable and comprehensive throughout their submission and offered the most economically advantageous tender overall. The Growth Company scored higher than the unsuccessful bidder in a number of questions, and the evaluation panel were particularly impressed with their responses concerning their track record and quality, their engagement and stakeholder management, their performance management and monitoring, and their social value response.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 2 ward;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 04/05/2022

Decision due: 4 May 2022 by Chief Executive Officer GMCA & TfGM

Contact: Joanne Heron Email: Email: