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31ten Consulting are pleased to announce that we are suppliers to the Eastern Shires and North Eastern Purchasing Organisations making it simpler for public organisations to use our services.

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ESPO's Consultancy Services framework is designed to create a simple and efficient solution for those looking to procure trustworthy advice from pre-approved suppliers.

We have been awarded a position on ESPO framework 664-17 - Consultancy Services to provide business and financial services to organisations purchasing through ESPO.

These include public authorities, NHS trusts and charities throughout the UK.


What are the benefits to our clients?

  • This framework is compliant with UK/EU procurement legislation – ESPO have done the work, so there's no need for you to run a full EU procurement process.
  • Service providers listed on the framework were assessed during the procurement process for their financial stability, track record, experience and technical & professional ability.
  • Pre-agreed terms & conditions underpin all orders so no need to worry.

Even if you're not an ESPO customer you can be secure in the knowledge that 31ten are an ESPO supplier.

31ten Consulting services provided within the ESPO framework cover three main areas:

Business Services Organisational and Change Management General Finance
  • Alternative delivery models
  • Business transformation and change management
  • Improvement programmes
  • Programme and project management
  • Risk management and mitigation
  • Organisational design and policy
  • Process mapping
  • Service improvement
  • Strategy development
  • External funding
  • Financial analysis and reporting
  • Financial modelling and model reviews
  • Financial options
  • Financial reviews, evaluations and feasibility studies
  • Financial policies and strategies
  • Financial procedures and processes
  • Funding applications and grants



 Further, 31ten Consulting is registered to provide specialist professional services/consultancy to NEPO customers managed by Bloom under the following headings:

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  • Housing and community Social Housing & Housing Supply
  • Social Value and Regeneration Wealth Creation & Urban Regeneration
  • Finance, Audit and Accounting Strategic and Corporate Finance
  • Asset Management and Delivery Property Consultancy
  • Organisational and Change Management Strategic Change
  • Changing Attitudes and Behaviour
  • Transformation
  • Culture Change
  • Leadership Development
  • Organisational Diagnosis
  • Business Strategy Service Transformation and Rationalisation

Benefits to customers of buying through NEPO include value for money with a focus on output driven engagements, a cost efficient process and speed of appointment enabling buyers to go out to the market and appoint their chosen consultant within ten days.


31ten Consulting is an agile, client focused and forward looking consultancy business providing bespoke support and solutions to both the public and private sectors.
Utilising our collective skills and experience we assist our clients to seize opportunity and address challenge by:

  • Enabling better use of their assets, powers and income streams;
  • Facilitating their decision making for the future; and
  • Elevating their organisational, team and individual performance.

Recent Public Authority projects for 31ten Consulting include:

  • Working with Hertfordshire County Council to procure a partner to deliver a £2bn development pipeline;
  • Providing change management expertise to London Borough of Camden to support their ERP Fusion implementation; and
  • Delivering financial models to support economic growth in Croydon Council's Growth Zone.

For more information and to view case studies of our projects click here