Charity

Cost Reduction Services for Charites

For the third sector, where people and not profits are the focus, every pound saved through careful management of the funds raised is invaluable. Utilitas Solutions are happy to have helped make significant savings for various charities, including the National Autistic Society

While most suppliers aim to provide good value to charities, and there are various charity-only offers available, we find we can uncover savings in areas that have been overlooked, such as energy-saving technology.

We are very familiar with the opportunities available to charities, and can help you determine your eligibility and identify the best offer for your charity.

We understand your need to achieve the best price possible, and also that your admin team have better things to focus on than supplier-related issues.

With this in mind, we provide you with a number of cheaper suppliers, but also brief you on other clients' experiences with those suppliers. In this way, you can make a fully informed decision based not just on costs but business practices that may impact the work of your team, such as known billing issues, drift from contracted prices, terms and conditions of supply, and after-sales customer service.

And, of course, you have the security of our no win, no fee guarantee

We find the main target areas for cost reduction for charities including:

Energy

Energy

Energy procurement, ESOS, Bill Validation, aM&T and Micro Generation.

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Communication

Communication

Fixed line, VoIP, Broadband and Mobile.

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Stationery

Stationery

Monitoring every invoice to ensure each line item is accurately priced.

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Photocopying

Photocopying

Selecting the right company to do business with is just as important as specifying the right equipment.

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Waste

Waste

Contracts in this area are usually fixed term but variable price so you need to know market forces.

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Water

Water

English deregulation in April 2017 isn’t the whole story.

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“Initially, I was sceptical, but had assurances from Eric and Steve that if they could not find any savings the fee for NAS would be zero. As I thought we'd done a very good job in the past, we had nothing to lose. We were extremely pleased at the level of detail they went into and the savings they produced. We have now asked them to look into other areas of spend to see what they can find there.”

Wendy Turner THE NATIONAL AUTISTIC SOCIETY

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The National Autistic Society

Being a charity, The National Autistic Society are always looking at ways to ensure that the funds raised are used most effectively in support of the children and carers, rather than lost in unnecessary overheads.

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The National Autistic Society Water

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