Invitation to tender: Business and Technical support for the LCR Future Energy Beneficiaries


Please see the full invitation to tender HERE

Inventya Solutions Ltd, part of the Inventya Holdings group, is a management consultancy, which undertakes market research, competitor analysis and facilitates the introduction of its clients to the market.

Inventya Solutions has recently secured the £3.7 million LCR Future Energy project.  This prestigious project will help SMEs in the renewable energy supply chain in the Liverpool City Region to build their capability and capacity and ultimately to grow.  This will be achieved by helping SMEs to understand and meet the requirements of the supply chain.

Inventya Solutions Ltd is the delivery organisation for LCR Future Energy, and is co-located with Inventya Ltd, which is the innovation consultancy arm of Inventya Holdings.  The project is led by Inventya Solutions Ltd and delivered in partnership with Liverpool John Moores University and Gyron LLP.

The project is funded by the England European Regional Development Fund as part of the European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme 2014-2020. Established by the European Union, the European Regional Development Fund helps local areas stimulate their economic development by investing in projects which will support innovation, businesses, create jobs and local community regeneration.

The aim of this tender is to select and appoint a panel of mentors, consultants and coaches to provide a range of services to support SMEs receiving grants from LCR Future Energy. The breadth of services required by the beneficiaries is anticipated to be varied.
The assistance required will include, but is not limited to, the following service categories – It is recognised that each service area below is extremely broad, ranging from strategy to implementation and delivery and might include;

  • Change management
  • Marketing strategy
  • Web design and content
  • Business planning
  • Lean manufacture
  • IPR, patents, copyright
  • Strategy development and implementation
  • Legal advice (beyond legal compliance)
  • HR and people management
  • Bid and proposal writing
  • Sustainable procurement
  • Lifecycle assessment/carbon foot-printing
  • Quality management systems
  • H&S management systems
  • Environmental management systems
  • Business continuity management
  • Logistics
  • Resource management – consultancy
  • Resource management – systems
  • Advice on financial
  • IT Support services
  • IT systems development
  • Product design
  • Other

    n.b. Tenders should clearly state experience and capability for each individual service area (if not clear, then service areas will not be included).

The deadline for tender submissions is 8.00am 10th February 2017. Tenders received after this deadline cannot be considered.

Please see the full invitation to tender HERE

Please see application format HERE

Submissions should be emailed to Tim Smith, Senior Business Advisor: t.smith@inventyasolutions.com