Codex Secures National Government Contract
Siobhan O’Connor (Managing Director), Patrick Murphy (Director of Operations) and Mary Lennon (Tender & New Business Implementation Manager) with the winning tender
Codex Office Solutions have been awarded the Government contract for office supplies covering all of the Irish Health Service and related organisations, Government Departments and the Irish Universities. The contract which started on the 1st of June 2017, is a nationwide contract covering the length and breadth of Ireland. Codex have always been a strong provider to the Public sector and having held this contract from 2011 to 2014 are delighted to have the opportunity to service this business again. The contract is estimated to be valued in the region of €7 million and Codex has already begun the recruitment of staff to support this new business.
Siobhan O’Connor, Managing Director of Codex added ‘Although value for money is essential, this contract was secured based on strong tender scoring around business standards, Corporate Social Responsibilities, investment in online ordering, a robust operations processes, excellent customer service and most importantly a strong financial position to be able to support a contract this size within the Irish Market. We procure 87% of our goods and services from companies based and employing in Ireland so it will be great to work with all our local suppliers to deliver and support this National Contract. Recruitment has already begun with plans to add 10 sustainable jobs to the business which are currently being advertised across a number of Departments’
Codex, recently named as a “Great Place to work” and avid member of Guaranteed Irish and of ISME (Irish, Small, Medium enterprises) believes the win is proof that Irish Business’ can secure contracts of this nature.
For further information please contact Siobhan O’Connor, Managing Director, Codex Office Solutions, 087 2744530