The Broadcasting Board of Governors on Monday asked prospective contractors to submit their resumes and other material for 21 different positions.
The BBG's request for proposals stated:
The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), Office of Cuba Broadcasting (OCB) located in Miami, FL anticipates establishing Non-Personal Services Purchase Orders with Independent Contractors for Radio, Television and Multimedia services as described in the attached Statements of Work (SOWs) for Office of Cuba Broadcasting (OCB) in Miami, Florida. Offerors may submit for more than one Statement of Work, however they must submit an individual quote i.e. technical and price for each SOW. The Offerors selected for an award must be able to successfully pass a BBG security investigation.The deadline for submissions is March 27.
The period of performance is anticipated to start April 1, 2015 through October 31, 2015. The Contractor shall submit a monthly invoice electronically for services provided the preceding month.
Offeror qualifications shall include but not be limited to:
- Technical Proposal (Resume) that states the Offeror's resume/curriculum vitae that includes work experience, education and specialized training necessary to provide the required services under solicitation. Also, include evidence of the Offeror's pertinent past performance that can be easily and quickly validated by the OCB. Dates (months/years) and locations for all field experience must also be detailed.
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