Through the application of Achieving Excellence principles and a collaborative contracting approach, Efficiency North’s suite of Frameworks aims to achieve a wide range of benefits:
- Improved certainty in terms of time, quality and cost;
- Continuous improvement in a transparent collaborative environment;
- An attractive and user friendly procurement solution over the lifetime of the framework;
- A solid platform for SME and supplier engagement through supply chain management approaches;
- A solid platform for local training and employment programmes;
- A firm foundation for sustainability initiatives including local regeneration;
- Development through the framework of an intelligent cost database offering improved visibility of outturn cost;
- Standardised procurement process and technical specifications;
- Training for client member authorities in best practice collaborative client techniques.
Accessing our Frameworks is easy. They can be used by all social housing landlords throughout Yorkshire and Humber.