Permanent Recruitment 2

Scope

Permanent Recruitment 2 will provide permanent and supporting recruitment services such as:

  • general recruitment
  • executive search
  • recruitment process outsourcing (RPO)
  • talent mapping
  • testing and assessment centres

This will be the replacement agreement for RM6002 Permanent Recruitment Solutions and will support the hiring needs of UK central government departments including arms-length bodies (ALBs) and all other public sector bodies across the wider public sector. 

Customer engagement  

Stakeholder Engagement

We are currently working with the hiring community to understand their needs and draft a specification for the new agreement. We will be holding engagement sessions between the 1 and 8 October 2020. Organisations can sign up to these sessions using the links below. 

We will be holding further sessions between now and January 2021 and these will be published on this page. 

Central Government Organisations 

Sign up to the engagement session for delegated roles.

Sign up to the engagement session for SCS roles.

Wider Public Sector Organisations

Sign up to the engagement session for all roles

 

Request for information (RFI) survey

We have created a short request for information survey. We would appreciate it if you could take the time to complete the survey, which you can access below.

Complete the Central Government RFI

Complete the Wider Public Sector RFI

Market Engagement

Engagement Sessions

We have published a PIN and are working with the permanent recruitment market to develop the new agreement. We will be holding engagement sessions between the 5 and 7 October 2020. Organisations can sign up to these sessions using the links below. 

We will be holding further sessions between now and January 2021 and these will be published on this page. 

Sign up to the engagement session for RPO providers

Sign up to the engagement session for General Recruitment Agencies (Contingency Model)

Sign up to the engagement session for Executive Search Agencies

 

Request for information (RFI) survey

We have created a short request for information survey. We would appreciate it if you could take the time to complete the survey, which you can access below.

Complete the RPO RFI

Complete the General Recruitment Agencies RFI

Complete the Executive Search RFI

 

If you have any accessibility problems with the above links or would like to speak to CCS, please email the team. You will need to include the framework reference ‘RM6229’ in the subject line of your email.

Important links 

Prior Information Notice (PIN) Read PIN
Contract Notice in OJEU Not available yet
Download tender documents Not available yet

Timeline

Activity Estimated dates
Pre-market engagement September 2020 to February 2021
Drafting procurement documents February to May 2021
Publication of OJEU May 2021
Framework award November 2021