Solicitation IDRFP 21-08
CategoryAll Other Services

GENERAL SUMMARY OF SCOPEThe Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) is soliciting proposals from “Qualified Consultants” interested in providing comprehensive CARGO SALES AND BUSINESS CONSULTANT SERVICES on a part-time basis, while expanding our marketing and cargo development efforts to maximize current and future revenue growth in the U.S. Northeast Region.  This role specifically will have a concentration in the New York, New Jersey and Connecticut market areas, in addition to servicing customers in the U.S. Midwest, where occasional travel will be required. The Agreement will be for an initial three (3) years period with two (2) additional, one-year (1) renewal options at the discretion of JAXPORT. This is an evaluated contract and will be awarded to one (1) Proposer receiving the highest number of points by proving their ability to meet both entities needs and requirements as outlined on the Evaluation Criteria.  Therefore, the purpose of this Request for Proposal (RFP) is to request information about your company’s abilities to provide these services exactly as specified and to obtain pricing commitment.

QUESTIONS DEADLINE – The deadline for submitting questions by e-mail to Jerrie Gunder at or submitted through E-Builder is TUESDAY, JUNE 1, 2021 at 9:00 AM (EST).  Questions will then be released by e-mail via an Addendum to all known prospective Proposers registered in the E-Builders website.

PROPOSALS DUE before 2:00 PM (EST) on WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16, 2021.  Proposals and all required supplemental material listed in Article III (items to be submitted with Proposal Form) must be electronically submitted in PDF format only through E-Builder.  JAXPORT no longer accepts any bid packages submitted by Mail or Hand-Deliveries.  Any Proposals/Addenda submitted by Email, Fax, Mail or Hand-Deliveries, will not be accepted or considered.  The E-Builder submit button will deactivate exactly at 2:00:00 PM EST and you will not be permitted to submit your proposal regardless of where you are in the process. Please plan accordingly. 

Interested Bidders: All vendors/contractors interested in bidding on this project must register with E-Builder via the link below. This provides access to all project information including printable versions of the corresponding Bid documents. Documents attached on website are read-only:

Last UpdatedJuly 7, 2021