Posted: December 1, 2022
Capital IDEA seeks proposals from qualified consultants/firms to assist in the development of a new strategic plan to guide the organization over the next five years (2023-2028). The goal is to anticipate the challenges and opportunities Capital IDEA will face and build a forward-looking, actionable plan that will drive key strategies, impact areas, and decisions.
The plan will provide clarity for the board and staff on long-term, internal organizational efforts as well as high-impact opportunities to support community-wide, mission-driven workforce development efforts in partnership with external stakeholders.
Capital IDEA is seeking an experienced organizational consultant to work with the Executive Director, Board of Directors, senior management team, staff members and stakeholders. The consultant should have:
Relevant experience in working with nonprofit, public, and/or private sector organizations to develop strategic plans that respond effectively to internal, environmental, political, and fiscal realities.
Extensive strategic planning experience, including the ability to conduct all required research, coordinate and facilitate the planning process, conduct confidential internal and external stakeholder interviews, and create a strategic planning document that is measurable and suitable for public review and presentations.
Experience working with strategies of the Industrial Areas Foundation or Central Texas Interfaith is preferred, as is experience with agencies that deliver impactful workforce development.
Before submitting a proposal, please carefully read and consider our RFP: RFP: Strategic Plan Consulting Services (PDF).
Consultants are to provide an electronic proposal (PDF preferred) via email to the contact provided within the RFP document by 11:59 pm on January 3, 2023.
Bidders were invited to submit questions on this RFP up until 11:59 pm on Monday, December 12, 2022, with the understanding that answers would be posted publicly here on our website on December 13th.
12/15/22 Update: The below questions experienced a delayed receipt due to a technical issue.