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Public sector contracts probed in first Quarterly Economic Survey

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Public Procurement Workshop

Host: The University of Derby
Venue: Room S302, Kedleston Road Campus, Derby DE22 1GB
Date: Monday 25th February, 2019
Time: 10:00 until 13:00
Cost: FREE

The course will give you an introduction to public sector tendering and take you through the process of applying for tenders. The session will be led by Rachel Fletcher and will cover:

• Overview of Public Sector Procurement

• Importance of being Tender Ready

• Finding Opportunities

• What is the Standard Questionnaire (SQ)

• Bid Evaluation

• Tender Review Checklist

• Bid Formulation

• Submitting your Bid

• The Do’s and Don’ts of Bid Writing

Ideal for any student or graduates on the Be The Boss programme, and any student or staff member who is setting up or set up a business in the last 12 months. 

This project is part funded by European Regional Development Fund – part of the Enabling Innovation project.

Note: This workshop will only take place with a minimum of eight attendees. If less than five attendees have booked two days before the workshop is due, the workshop will be cancelled and you will be notified.


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