The echelon Group currently includes three companies: echelon Consultancy, echelon Improvement Partnerships (eIP) and Pretium Frameworks Ltd.
Echelon Consultancy and eIP
echelon is a UK-wide procurement consultancy, with a diverse client base, ranging from small housing associations and borough councils to large national housing associations.
Our core services are built around an ethos of adapting and flexing to meet client’s individual requirements and include:
- Service reviews and options appraisals
- Strategic procurement advice and implementation
- Commercial health checks and contract management
- Stakeholder engagement
- Asset management
- Interim placements.
We pride ourselves on building strong, long-lasting relationships with clients, with dedicated teams assigned to every project for its duration and a strong track record of delivering projects large and small. Our in-house technical specialists include commercial and IT and bring a blend of technical expertise and practical, sector-specific knowledge.
eIP hosts best practice and benchmarking forums for housing sector practitioners, contractors and suppliers, and runs the annual echelon conference.
Pretium Frameworks Limited
Pretium Frameworks Limited manages a suite of frameworks designed to offer a range of easy access and fully compliant solutions for organisations across the public sector.
Pretium’s single-supplier and specialist multi-lot frameworks are focused on delivering added value and excellent customer service. All frameworks are designed to fit the bespoke needs of each member and specialist support is provided by our experienced team to ensure ongoing value for money.
With best practice and customer service at the heart of Pretium, users receive solutions that are tailored for them and flexible to adapt to changing needs.
Free to join for any public sector organisation, including local authorities and housing associations, our frameworks include:
- Business Supplies
- Materials Supply, Managed Services
- Development Services
- Fire Safety Services
- Fleet Services
- Asbestos Services
- Construction Work and Services
- Development Manager.