Published date: 31 October 2023

Last edited date: 31 October 2023

Closed opportunity - This means that the contract is currently closed. The buying department may be considering suppliers that have already applied, or no suitable offers were made.

Closing: 17 November 2023, 5pm

Contract summary


  • Data analysis services - 72316000

  • Research services - 73110000

  • Research consultancy services - 73210000

    • Education and training services - 80000000

Location of contract

BS16 1QY

Value of contract

£10,000 to £30,000

Procurement reference

UWE/044/2023 RDA

Published date

31 October 2023

Closing date

17 November 2023

Closing time


Contract start date

1 January 2024

Contract end date

31 December 2027

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure (below threshold)

Any interested supplier may submit a tender in response to an opportunity notice.

This procedure can be used for procurements below the relevant contract value threshold.

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The National Co-ordinating Centre for Public Engagement (NCCPE) is a culture change agency which supports universities and research organisations to embed engagement into the heart of their work. We are passionate about the role of high-quality engagement to transform all those involved; university staff and students, partners, and public participants.

The NCCPE are a core team based in Bristol, supported by a team of associates who bring their expertise and experience to bear to support our mission. We are currently looking to extend our team of associates. We are interested in hearing from people who are captivated by our mission and have relevant skills and experience to bring to bear.

We are seeking people with research skills, including empirical research, desk-based research and qualitative and quantitative analysis who would be interested in short-term, freelance project work on an ongoing basis. Please see attached brief.

We invite potential applicants to apply using a webform which can be accessed here:

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About the buyer

Contact name

Katherine Hathaway


Frenchay Campus
Coldharbour Lane
BS16 1QY