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VSO International Tenders


VSO CONTRACT OPPORTUNITY – WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT

VSO is a global voluntary organisation whose mission has been to bring people together to fight poverty through the lasting power of volunteering.

We will be running a tender process with the intention of awarding Framework Agreements to a maximum of 2 suppliers for the provision of development and support of the VSO website www.vsointernational.org. Agreements will be for a period of 2 years, commencing in October 2017 with the option to extend on an annual basis for a further 2 years.  

The VSO website is based on Drupal 7, and we are seeking expressions of interest from suitably experienced / qualified organisations. Organisations wishing to express their interest should do so in writing to david.dawson@vsoint.org by 29 September 2017 and provide a contact name, organisation name, phone number and email address.

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VSO CONTRACT OPPORTUNITY – MEDIA BUYING SERVICES

VSO is the world's leading development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty. We are running a tender process with the intention of awarding a Framework Agreement to either one or two organisations  for the provision of media buying services that will help increase awareness of VSO globally and support the recruitment of:

  • a) UK based youth volunteers (aged 18-25yrs) to take part in 10-12 week development projects overseas 
  • b) Professional volunteers from anywhere in the world - with medical, education or business backgrounds - to take part in long term (typically 1-2 year) development projects overseas

We are seeking expressions of interest from suitably experienced and qualified organisations, who can plan and deliver high quality, innovative and data-driven campaigns across multiple channels at a competitive price. We would welcome applications from agencies who wish to provide either one or both of the above areas of the business (i.e. Youth or Professional volunteer recruitment).

Anticipated Agreement start date: September 2017. Agreement(s) will be awarded for a period of one year with the option to extend on a yearly basis to a maximum total contract period of 4 years.

Organisations wishing to express their interest should do so in writing to sarah.williams@vsoint.org by 5pm, Friday 16 June 2017, confirming the relevant contact name, phone number and email address. Tender documents will be issued the week commencing 19 June 2017.


EXPRESSION OF INTEREST

Ref # VSOSL/SLP-WASH-HF/17-18/105

Date: 12th May 2017

Project Title: PROCUREMENT OF SOLAR POWERED SUBMERSIBLE WATER PUMPS AND SOLAR PANELS WITH ACCESSORIES

VSO is a global voluntary organisation whose mission has been to bring people together to fight poverty through the lasting power of volunteering. For more information please visit https://www.vsointernational.org .

VSO, Sierra Leone is working in a consortium called “CHANGES” with several national and international organisations, UNFPA as Prime contractor and in partnership with Ministry of Health and Sanitation (MoHS), Government of Sierra Leone to implement Saving Lives Programme in Sierra Leone with the financial support from Department for International Development (DfID), Government of UK. Saving Lives Programme is strategically designed to support post Ebola recovery plan for health and President’s Recovery Priorities aims to achieve sustainable step change in health outcomes for under-fives, adolescents, pregnant women and mothers in Sierra Leone.

Under the above programme VSO on behalf of CHANGES Consortium and World Hope International invites an expression of interest from competent and eligible organisations / companies to this tender aiming to establish Agreement with service providers for the supply of solar powered submersible pumping systems (complete set – pump, with solar panels and accessories) which can lift water 60 meters. A total of 50-60 pumping sets are required to be supplied to Freetown, Sierra Leone.

Companies or business houses interested in bidding for the supply of solar powered submersible pumps and solar panels with accessories are requested to act as per the timeline below:

Activity

Contact address Timeline
Expression of interest Email VSO tender lead: edna.nelson@vsoint.org Deadline 12 June 2017 at 12:00 noon
Invitations to tender issued   12 June 2017
Submission of one stage tender document   Deadline 30 June 2017 at 12:00 noon
Tender Opening   30 June 2017
Notification to bidders and Contract award   7 July 2017

Goods / services specified above are required by 30th of July 2017 in Freetown, Sierra Leone.

VSO is under no obligation to award the contract or to award it to the lowest bidder. The quantity of goods may change depending on confirmation of funding and approval from Ministry of Health and Sanitation, Sierra Leone.


VSO CONTRACT OPPORTUNITY - PRINT AND PRODUCTION SERVICES

VSO is a global voluntary organisation whose mission has been to bring people together to fight poverty through the lasting power of volunteering.

We will be running a tender process with the intention of awarding a contract for the provision of print and production services for the Summer 2017 and Winter 2018 editions of our UK supporter magazine. We are seeking expressions of interest from UK-based print suppliers who have the capacity to deliver print and production services of the highest quality for large-scale mailings.

Print and production services are required for a Summer 2017 edition mail date of July 17th, with a project timeline starting 5th June. Only applicants that are confident they will be able to meet this strict timeline should apply for this tender.

As a voluntary organisation, interested suppliers will need to provide highly competitively priced bids to be considered. Successful applicants will be expected to attend meetings in VSO’s Kingston-Upon-Thames office.

Organisations wishing to express their interest should do so via email to Robert.lee@vsoint.org by 3rd May 2017, providing a contact name, organisation name, phone number and email address. Please also provide examples of previous work that highlight capacity to deliver this contract.

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VSO CONTRACT OPPORTUNITY - PROVISION OF INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL INSURANCE

VSO is an international development organisation whose mission is to bring people together to fight poverty through the lasting power of volunteering.

We will be running a tender process with the intention of awarding a contract for the provision of Group International Medical Insurance for our Global Workforce. We are seeking expressions of interest from suitably experienced / qualified organisations who can deliver on this requirement.

The provision of this service is required to start on 1st Dec 2017.

Organisations wishing to express their interest should do so in writing to Penny Prestage  Penny.Prestage@vsoint.org by 14th May 2017 and provide a contact name, organisation name, phone number and email address.

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