Advice Cloud Ltd

Advice Cloud G-Cloud & Digital Procurement Service

Our G-Cloud Procurement Service allows buyers to source expertise to assist with either the full G-Cloud buying / procurement process or discreet elements Extensive referenceable Central & Local government, Health, Education & Blue-light experience.

Features

  • Range of expert buyer capabilities available depending on buyer needs
  • Knowledge sharing and capability building service
  • Compliant with CCS processes and PCR 2015 regulations
  • Help with gathering & drafting functional & non functional requirements
  • G-Cloud procurement buyer training courses
  • Drafting of call off agreements including terms and service management
  • Digital Marketplace expertise including G-Cloud & DOS
  • Compliantly renew contracts as required
  • Requirements gathering and development of specifications and statements of requirement
  • Full digital & cloud procurement team service

Benefits

  • Extensive G-Cloud experience from v1 to v8
  • Over £50m of procurements concluded successfully
  • Central & Local Government, NHS, Health, Education, Blue light expertise
  • Access to range of procurement specialists
  • Experience of MEAT & direct award process
  • SME Engagement a specialty
  • Social value Act considerations included in call offs

Pricing

£75 per person per hour

Service documents

G-Cloud 9

786341061408082

Advice Cloud Ltd

Chris Farthing

0330 124 4224

gcloud@advice-cloud.co.uk

Planning

Planning
Planning service Yes
How the planning service works Our procurement service will help buyers with ensuring their G-Cloud procurements obtain the best outcome. From understanding user needs, drafting functional & non functional requirements, market testing, supplier early market engagement, Long & shortlisting to award using MEAT or direct award, drafting & finalising of call-off contracts, supplier on and off boarding to contract review and renewal.
Planning service works with specific services No

Training

Training
Training service provided Yes
How the training service works We provide a range of training. Face to face, group or one to one, on or off site. We also have an extensive and growing portfolio of online course available.
Training is tied to specific services No

Setup and migration

Setup and migration
Setup or migration service available Yes
How the setup or migration service works Our procurement service will help buyers with ensuring their G-Cloud procurements obtain the best outcome. From understanding user needs, drafting functional & non functional requirements, market testing, supplier early market engagement, Long & shortlisting to award using MEAT or direct award, drafting & finalising of call-off contracts, supplier on and off boarding to contract review and renewal.
Setup or migration service is for specific cloud services No

Quality assurance and performance testing

Quality assurance and performance testing
Quality assurance and performance testing service No

Security testing

Security testing
Security testing service No

Ongoing support

Ongoing support
Ongoing support service Yes
Types of service supported
  • Buyer hosting or software
  • Hosting or software provided by a third-party organisation
How the support service works We can provide pre, during and post award procurement support including supplier contract management as required.

Service scope

Service scope
Service constraints N/A

User support

User support
Email or online ticketing support No
Phone support Yes
Phone support availability 9 to 5 (UK time), Monday to Friday
Web chat support No
Support levels Support is provided on a best endeavours basis however most calls are responded to within 2 hours

Resellers

Resellers
Supplier type Not a reseller

Staff security

Staff security
Staff security clearance Conforms to BS7858:2012
Government security clearance Up to Security Clearance (SC)

Pricing

Pricing
Price £75 per person per hour
Discount for educational organisations No

Documents

Documents
Pricing document View uploaded document
Skills Framework for the Information Age rate card View uploaded document
Terms and conditions document View uploaded document
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