ESPO is a professional buying organisation for the public sector, jointly owned by its six member authorities: Leicestershire County Council, Lincolnshire County Council, Cambridgeshire County Council, Norfolk County Council, Warwickshire County Council, and Peterborough City Council.
The framework can be used for the purchase of consultancy services by any UK-based public sector organisation and offers customers a wide range of professional disciplines and expertise, including auditing consultancy. The framework commenced 19 April 2017and will run until 18 April 2019, with an option for ESPO to extend it for a further period of two years.
Touchstone Renard’s auditing consultancy services offers advice and support with regard to:
- Audit assessments e.g. External Quality Assessments.
- General audit consultancy.
- Audit strategies and methodologies.
- Benchmarking and quality assurance.
- Risk and internal control.
Our lead auditing consultancy team members have extensive experience, individually and as a team, of successfully delivering all our services in the public and private sectors.
Phil Austin, Managing Director of Touchstone Renard, says: 'We are absolutely delighted to have been awarded this place on ESPO’s new framework for consultancy services. We are here to help our customers in whatever way matches their needs and would invite anyone to contact us to discuss any topic, without obligation.'