African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) is a non-profit international conservation organization that focuses on critically important landscapes in Africa.
Call for vendor prequalification
African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) Kenya Country Office is seeking prequalification of interested reputable and qualified companies that meet the below requirements for the supply and delivery of goods and services through its subsequent tender, RFQ or RFP. Detailed Request for Proposal (RFP) and Request for Quotation (RFQ) will be shared with bidders who will have met mandatory criteria as the need arises.
C. Mandatory Documentation Information
Firms are required to attach the following documents to their application:
Detailed Company Profile with registered address, functional email, telephone numbers and point of contact for the organization, organogram and CVs of staff.
Certificate of registration of business
Tax Clearance Certificate (Must be Valid)
Valid Operation and/or Trading License
Articles and Memorandum of Association (it is mandatory that you submit the entire document)
Audited Accounts for at least the last three years indicating the annual turnover (in case of a Joint Venture or Partnership, Audited Accounts of one of the principle partners will suffice)
Official Business physical, postal, telephone and email addresses
Proof of substantial contracts/orders completed in the last 18 months for the specific category you are bidding for
Verifiable evidence of similar jobs successfully executed in the past (Including copies of job orders, signed delivery notes, invoices and goods receipt note for the receiving organization)
Reference and recommendations from at least 5 past clients with whom your firm has done business for the category being bid for
D. Address for Submission of applications
All Submission should be addressed to: Procurement Evaluation Committee, African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) on email to email@example.com.
Note: Any submission made through any other address or means respectively, shall not be honored and AWF Kenya country office shall not accept any responsibility whatsoever.
E. Deadline for request for clarification and submission of documentation
Any requests for clarifications should be made in writing only and addressed to the Procurement team at the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org and MUST be received before or not later than November 15, 2019, 1700hrs EAT.
F. Selection criteria
ONLY companies that fully and satisfactorily meet the requirements listed in Section C above (Mandatory information and documentation) and any other criteria which the Procurement Review Committee shall deem necessary for this purpose, shall be pre-qualified and shall be invited to participate in the subsequent bidding process.
Specifically, bidder submissions will be evaluated and scored on the following criteria (to be determined from requirements listed in Section C above):
Satisfactory proof of legality of company existence 30 marks
Satisfactory proof of tax compliance 20 marks
Satisfactory proof of adequate financial capacity 30 marks
Satisfactory proof of bidder’s business worthiness 20 marks
Note: Only bidders whose submissions score a minimum of 75 marks from the evaluation will be pre-qualified.
G. Feedback to successful/Unsuccessful applicants
Successful applicants will be advised by email within two (2) weeks from date of closure of receipt of applications.
In case you submit an application form for prequalification but don’t hear from us 4 weeks after the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful; no separate or individual communication shall be made by AWF.
This is only an invitation for prequalification and AWF may cancel the process at any time without notice. Submission of application does not result in any contractual relationship between the bidder and AWF.
AWF is under no obligation whatsoever to prequalify any bidder but the decision of the evaluation committee guided by the advised criteria shall be final.
The bidder is fully liable for any cost incurred in the preparation and submission of their application.
Interested and qualified? Go to African Wildlife Foundation career website on www.awf.org to apply