Request for Qualification - Forensic Audit

Agency: Beaufort County School District
State: South Carolina
Type of Government: State & Local
NAICS Category:
  • 541211 - Offices of Certified Public Accountants
  • 541330 - Engineering Services
  • 541519 - Other Computer Related Services
  • 541611 - Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services
  • 541690 - Other Scientific and Technical Consulting Services
Posted Date: Jul 23, 2020
Due Date: Aug 17, 2020
Solicitation No: Request for Qualifications
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Title: Request for Qualification - Forensic Audit

Deadline: 8/17/2020 12:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)

Status: Open

Solicitation Number: Request for Qualifications

Description:

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­The Beaufort County School District is soliciting qualifications from firms in response to Request for Qualifications - Forensic Audit. Bids are due by 12:00 PM EST on August 17, 2020. Specifications of RFQ Forensic Audit may be obtained electronically at http://beaufortschools.net (click on “Community”, “Bids & Awards”) or by contacting Robyn Cushingberry at robyn.cushingberry@beaufort.k12.sc.us .

Bids from Minority and Women Business Enterprises are strongly encouraged.

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REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS
The Board of Education of the Beaufort County School District (“Board”) is inviting your firm to submit
information to perform a forensic audit. The Board expressly reserves the right to select a firm that in
their opinion will best serve the needs and interests of the Beaufort County School District (“District”).
Scope of Services
The Beaufort County (SC) Board of Education is seeking a Request for Qualifications/Information and
soliciting bids for a forensic audit that the Board approved by vote on June 23, 2020. The Board
approved the following motion:
“The Board seeks a forensic audit using a Certified Forensics Accountant (CFE) or a Certified Financial
Forensics Accountant to investigate unaccounted funds per the Beaufort County Auditor’s presentation
[on June 23, 2020 at the Board of Education business meeting]. The audit should include a review of all
debt service revenue and expense accounts for the district and accounting for all tax revenue and all
state reimbursements for FY 2019-2020, FY 2018-2019, and FY 2017-2018, for an audit cost not to
exceed $15,000.”
The approved motion serves as a description of the goods/services being solicited and outlines the
general scope of work. Potential bidders must have the certification described in the motion to be
considered qualified bidders.
Prospective bidders may apply for consideration by providing the following:
1. Submit information, credentials, qualifications, experience and evidence that shows the ability
to perform the requirements of the work being solicited.
2. Submit three references for whom the bidder provided work similar to the work being solicited.
3. Ability to complete the required work within a 30-day period and issue a report of findings to
the Board of Education.
4. All application materials must be submitted in writing to the Executive Assistant to the Board of
Education, Robyn Cushingberry, at robyn.cushingberry@beaufort.k12.sc.us no later than
Monday, August 17, 2020 at 12 noon EST. Materials received after the deadline will not be
considered.
5. Any questions may be directed to Robyn Cushingberry (see contact information in #4 above).
The questions and answers will be posted on the Beaufort County School District website:
www.beaufortschools.net. The deadline for submission of questions is Monday, August 10, 2020
at 12 noon EST.
Beaufort County School District observes federal, state and local laws and regulations in regard to equity
and equal opportunity.
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