Win:Win GFTU External Services
Pensions: Walkers Solicitors: Pension Scheme Legal Advice and Support
Ivan Walker has a wealth of experience advising organisations and individuals on Pension matters, at all levels, having worked for Thompson's Solicitors in the past Ivan is regarded as one of the country’s leading advisers on pensions maters, whether it is in the design, management, inequity or entitlement in Direct Contribution or Direct Benefit schemes at all levels.
Tel: 01580713649 / 07977482510
Marketing: Blue Creation
Marketing: TC Branding Group: Branded Merchandise and Gifts
Marketing: Ade Marsh Photography: Event and other Photography
Technology & Communications: The Phone Co-op: Fixed and Mobile Communications Provider
The Phone Co-op is the ethical phone, broadband and mobile provider of choice, and the only one in the UK owned by its customers. It is part of the Mid-counties Co-operative and delivers Business Broadband, Cloud Communications, Mobile and Business telephone systems.
Contact Details: TBC
Technology & Communications: CTi: Phone System Support
Technology & Communications: Tony Johnston: Technology Consultant
Tony has helped the GFTU to get on top of technology, his experience gained at Unite the Union on ICT and Telecoms in the past, has been invaluable and Tony is available to support other affiliated Unions too.
Technology & Communications: Entegraty: ICT helpdesk Support and on-site Maintenance
As Providers of technology support, Entegraty offer the GFTU and a number of Affiliates and other partners with IT Solutions and Managed Services:
Back Up and Disaster Recovery - Over 15 years’ experience of providing IT solutions and IT services to SMEs
- Service Level Agreements backed up with financial guarantees
- 99% of our support calls are responded to within 30 minutes, due to this we have a very high client retention
- Single point of contact for all ICT issues including Liaising with 3rd party Service provider
- ISO9001:2015 certified
Technology & Communications: CSL Business Machines: Photocopying and Office Machinery
CSL understand print systems and Konica Minolta copiers. They are committed to sharing their expertise in business machines, as well as providing exceptional service and excellent value and as part of a national network of Konica Minolta business machine providers they can offer; Technical Support, Free Online Training, Downloads, Genuine Parts and Consumables, Customer Area, Fully Trained Engineers, Log Me In, Vehicle Management, CS Remote.
Software Providers: Solutions for Accounting: Sage and ACT! CRM Software and Support
The GFTU have been working with Morrish Solicitors for a number of years now and they offer a range of services for Trade Unions and their members, which are available on a "pick and mix" basis or as a full service relationship as used by a number of different affiliated unions already:
- Constitution & Rule Book Issues
- Responding to Government Consultation
- Industrial Action & Picketing Advice
- Campaigning & Organising
- Trade Union, CAC and Certification Office matters
- Collective Issues (bargaining; redundancy & TUPE consultation
- Protective Awards
- Internal HR Issues
- Property, defamation, criminal
- Trade Union Advice Helpline: to Officers & Officials providing legal advice/to members providing
- Employment & general legal advice.
Developing Understanding/Legal: Morrish Solicitors: Full range of Legal Services
Solutions for Accounting provide GFTU with their CRM and Accounting software and specialise in; Sage CRM, Maximizer, Entegraty Cloud CRM, Business Applications, Case Management, Membership System, Event Management, Data Servcies, DBA , Integration, Data Migration Business Solutions:
- Business Automation and Customer Service Software
- Credit Control and Payment Processing
- Document Management
- Payroll and Expense Management Software
- Manufacturing and Construction Management
- Retail and Warehouse Management
- Sage Dashboards and Hosted Desktops
Developing Understanding/Legal: Emplaw Online: Legal Knowledge
Training & Development: British Red Cross: First Aid and Other Workplace Training
The GFTU have an arrangement with British Red Cross who provide First Aid, Manual Handling, Fire Marshall and First Aid Courses & Mental Wellbeing Courses at either Quorn Grange, affiliated Unions premises, independent locations or one of the 60+ Red Cross Training Centres up and down the country. Bookings generate a small commission for the GFTU Educational Trust.
Accommodation & Venues: Crème Conferences: Venue sourcing Bureaux
We have benefited from the expert help and in-depth understanding of Crème Conferences in many ways at the GFTU as they have helped us with; Venue Finding, International Venues, Accommodation and Procurement Services.
Accommodation & Venues: Yarnfield Park Training and Conference Centre: Conference/ Event Venue
Yarnfield Park Training and Conference Centre have 32 training, conference and breakout rooms, outdoor space for team building, exhibitions or sporting events and free car parking is available for delegate, commercial or fleet vehicles.
Tel: 01785 762605
Financial and Insurance Services: Lighthouse Group: Financial Advice
Services: Financial Review, Auto Enrolment, Workplace Benefits, Retirement Planning, Protection & Insurance, Mortgages & Borrowing, Savings& Investment, Wealth Management, Luceo Asset Management and Equity Release.
Tel: (0)79 6732 1715
Financial and Insurance Services: Mercer: Pensions Actuary
Services: Medico Legal Reports, Premex+, MedCo and Online Services.
Contact Details: TBC
Financial and Insurance Services: Premex: Medical Reports for the Legal Sector
Balloting Services: UK Engage: Independent Election and Ballot Scrutineer:
Services: Voting & Election Services, Online Services, Online Voting, Postal Services, Vote In Person, Member Engagement, Election Consultancy Services and Paper Wrap Mailing Packs.
Contact Details: TBC