Skillnets is an enterprise-led support body dedicated to up-
skilling those in employment. The ManagementWorks
initiative, which results from an action in the Irish
Government’s Action Plan for Jobs (2012-3), is designed to
improve the level of management capability in Ireland’s
small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs). Skillnets is
funded by the Department of Education and Skills from the
National Training Fund and its stakeholders include leading
employer and employee representative bodies - IBEC,
Chambers Ireland, CIF, SFA, ICTU.
Further background information in relation to
ManagementWorks is available at
www.managementworks.ie while additional information on
Skillnets can be accessed on the Skillnets web-site at
The objective of this RFT is to select a panel of training and
mentoring service providers for the delivery of a programme
to “Build the Financial Capabilities of SMEs” throughout the
Republic of Ireland.
This programme is funded by the Department of Jobs,
Enterprise and Innovation.