Crown Commercial Services staffing framework announcement

Bluestones Staffing is pleased to announce it is part of a consortium bid that has been named as a supplier on Crown Commercial Service’s (CCS) Framework Contract for Lot 6 Estates, Facilities Management and Ancillary Staff. The consortium is led by Bluestones Staffing’s parent company, Bluestones Investment Group (Bluestones Group).

Debbie McDermott, Bluestones Staffing MD, commented:

"I'm thrilled that Bluestones Staffing have been named as a supplier on Crown Commercial Service’s framework. It demonstrates that the company has met the rigorous standards required to work with the public sector and has been recognised for its expertise, experience and commitment to delivering high-quality services. It is also testament to the combined strength of the Bluestones Group's balanced portfolio of recruitment and staffing service businesses.”

Bluestones Staffing is a multi-sector recruitment specialist with over 35 years of industry experience. Based in Belfast, Northern Ireland, the company provides tailored staffing support services to both major blue-chip companies, as well as locally owned smaller businesses.

Crown Commercial Services (CCS) supports the public sector to achieve maximum commercial value when procuring common goods and services. In 2021/22, CCS helped the public sector to achieve commercial benefits equal to £2.8 billion – supporting world-class public services that offer best value for taxpayers.

Bluestones Investment Group is a specialist investment group that’s focused on the recruitment sector, operating a balanced portfolio of recruitment and staffing service businesses. The framework inclusion for Bluestones involves a consortium entry from businesses within the Group’s portfolio, including: Bluestones Staffing (Northern Ireland), Cogent Staffing, Bluestones Supply Chain and NC Associates.

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