Consultancy Expertise-Calls for Expression of Interest

Coventry Refugee and migrant Centre (CRMC) - Consultancy Expertise-Calls for Expression of Interest.

Introduction and Background
Coventry Refugee and migrant Centre (CRMC) welcomes and empowers refugees and migrants in Coventry to rebuild their lives and achieve their potential. To achieve our aims, we deliver a wide range of front-line and partner services to meet all the immediate support needs our clients may have. These range from employment and immigration advice, to therapy services, English classes, social groups and so much more.

CRMC have a vision to develop the social enterprise arm of the charity to provide employment opportunities to refugees and migrants.

We are seeking Expressions of Interest for Consultancy expertise to help set up our exciting new Handyperson Social Enterprise- Repairs for you to realise entrepreneurial potential of refugees and migrants communities by providing home solutions for customers.

Deliverables and timelines
The individual will manage the start- up phase of the enterprise and provide the following services:

  • Create a framework/system to incorporate the customer journey from initial enquiry to delivering a service

  • Develop an operational manual to deliver the handyperson service

  • Identifying and purchasing of essential tools and equipment needed to deliver the service

  • Develop a Training and Development Programme for team workers

  • Create a roadmap for sustainability beyond the life of MiFC together with the Legacy Coordinator.

This is a paid opportunity for an individual with the right expertise. Duration of this project is 4 months. The project will commence week from the 1 st December 2020 and to be completed by 26 th March 2021.

Submission of Proposals
Interested candidates should submit:

  • An updated CV

  • Cover letter indicating your experience of working in the building/ handyperson trade

  • Please demonstrate examples of setting up new projects and ideas from inception to ready to deliver services

  • Please send a Pricing Schedule for the specification

  • 2 Testimonials from previous customers.

Deadline for submissions by Monday, 16th November 2020 by 5pm to

A panel meeting will be organised w/c 23rd November 2020.

For further information please contact Inderjit Sahota on 0798 4532 291.