Tender Notice

Markets Assistant - 09.09.21 JUST CLOSED

Buying Organisation

Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Published Date


Deadline for Submissions



£1,000 to £2,000

Tender Description

Job Title: Markets Assistant
Pay rate: ?10.83-?12.69
Contract type: Agency
Hours: 37 hours per week including Saturdays worked over 5 days. Shift working, and Sunday and public holiday working may be required.
Location: Based in West Bromwich but working throughout the borough
IR35: This role falls inside of IR35 Legislation

Job Summary:
o To assist the Markets Manager in the day to day activities of the Markets Service.
o The allocation of stalls, cash collection and accounting.
o Liaison with market traders, customers and the public.
o The daily management and enforcement of market regulations throughout the Borough.
o Working in an office and outdoors on street markets.
Essential requirements:
o Must have good customer service skills,
o Must have good cash handling and basic accounting skills.
o Must be willing to spend a major part of the working day outdoors and in a wide variety of weather conditions. Ability to work shifts, weekends and public holidays.
o Must be willing and able to provide car/van to transport self and others to sites throughout the borough. Must be able to provide class 1 business use for approved vehicle.
o Must be dependable, able to work under pressure and on own initiative, and must be assertive and able to enforce regulations fairly and consistently.

Please can the agencies send over a CV, 2x up to date references and a copy of Terms and Conditions. You will also need to include your agency on cost details to each submission. Stated rates must be inclusive of all known costs.
Please note this advert is also out with our Master Vendor
You will receive further information regarding invoice terms if your candidate is appointed to this role. Invoices must be sent electronically on a weekly basis to templink_1@sandwell.gov.uk along with your workers authorised timesheet supplied by your agency. Payments are then released 14 days from the date of the invoice.
The Council will be using the In-tend e-Tendering System for this Procurement opportunity, please visit https://in-tendhost.co.uk/sandwellmbc to access the Sandwell MBC In-tend Supplier Portal.
From here you will be able to register your company, express an interest in the opportunity, and gain immediate access to the related documents.
To submit your documents, you will be required to opt in.
For a Step by Step user guide to the Sandwell MBC In-tend Supplier Portal please click on the `Guidance for Suppliers` section of the website. All procurement responses must be carried out via the Sandwell MBC In-tend Supplier Portal.
If you require further assistance in respect of the system, please contact the In-tend support team on 0844 272 8810.
Closing Date: Thursday 9th September 2021 at 2pm.

Tender categories (products & services required)

Supply services of personnel including temporary staff (CPV 79620000)


West Midlands (UKG)

Buyer Information

Buying Organisation

Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council