Severn Bridges Multi Academy Trust
Tender for External Audit
Severn Bridges Multi Academy Trust consists of 3 primary schools located in Shrewsbury, Greenfields, Mount Pleasant and Radbrook with just over 1,000 pupils and a Gross Budget of £5.4m (2021/22).
We are looking to procure External Audit and Financial Services as identified in Table 1 below. The list of services identified may not be exhaustive and we would consider any further services which providers may feel appropriate.
Commencement: 1 February 2023 (first year of Audit Academic year 22/23)
Length: 1-year renewable for a maximum of 5 years.
Process and Timelines:
Initial invitations to bid sent out: 28 April 2022
Meetings /Discussions: Week 9 /16 May 2022
Bid submission Deadline: 10 June 2022
Outcome notified: 29 June 2022
Outcome Ratified at AGM January 2023
Commencement: 1 February 2023
Evaluation criteria will include the following
Quotes should be structured to separate out the costs for each area required.
Deadline: Submissions should be emailed to the Trust Finance Officer, Clare Charlesworth-Jones on the following email address
by 5pm 10 June 2022
Table 1: SBMAT Required External Audit and Financial Services