Published date: 12 August 2022

Last edited date: 12 August 2022

Awarded contract - This means that the contract has been awarded to a supplier.

Closing: 14 May 2020, 12pm

Contract summary


  • Accounting software package - 48443000

  • Time accounting or human resources software package - 48450000

  • Time accounting or human resources software development services - 72212450

    • Personnel and payroll services - 79631000

Location of contract


Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

12 August 2022

Closing date

14 May 2020

Closing time


Contract start date

29 July 2022

Contract end date

28 July 2027

Contract type

Supply contract

Procedure type

Negotiated procedure

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



Manchester Metropolitan University ("the University") is seeking to appoint through a competitive procedure with negotiation a suitably qualified and experienced provider of a Human Resources and Finance cloud based system to support the ongoing transformation and continuous improvement of the University HR and Finance functions.
Services include but are not limited to;
1) Greater self-service and straight through processing allowing HR and Finance to focus on value adding activity
2) Single view of operations, engaging user experience with simple intuitive navigation
3) A cloud based solution
4) A common data model - one source of the truth to enable data driven decision making
5) Robust Analytics and Reporting
6) Quality output at pace
This tender is phase one of a major programme for Manchester Metropolitan University to overhaul the HR and Financial Management Systems and processes. Over the next 12 months a number of tenders will be published to achieve the University's technology strategy. Phase one is specifically to select a new HR and Finance business system that will transform, integrate and scale to meet business need. Phase two of the programme will be to tender for an implementation partner who will support the University to determine the scope, implementation plan and tactical execution of the programme in line with the University's strategic objectives.

Award information

Awarded date

25 July 2022

Contract start date

29 July 2022

Contract end date

28 July 2027

Total value of contract


This contract was awarded to 1 supplier.

Oracle UK


Oracle Parkway, Thames Valley Park, Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom, RG6 1RA



About the buyer

Contact name

Stacey Anderton


Oxford Road
Greater Manchester
United Kingdom