Call for Proposals – Social Media Agency (framework contract)

Assignment title: Social Media Agency to manage DRI Lebanon’s social media platforms and digital ad spending.

Assignment Location: Lebanon 

Budget: Final budget is conditional on external funding; it will be finalised and agreed upon with the selected agency depending on final team capacity, capability, and experience level

Contract Period: January–December 2024 

Deadline: 8 January 2024, 11:59 PM local time (Beirut, Lebanon)

How to apply: Please send the required documents as referred to in the Annexes to [email protected], cc’ing [email protected], by 8 January 2024, 11:59 PM local time


DRI is looking to appoint an experienced social media agency to manage its social media assignment in compliance with DRI’s communications strategy and objectives.

How to apply

Submission of Proposal

Agencies/companies that are interested in this assignment, should send their application to [email protected], with [email protected] cc’d, consisting of: (Kindly download the attached PDF to find all annexes and to check all the deliverables and requirements)

  1. All documents listed under the Technical Evaluation Part in Annex I – Technical and Financial Evaluation Form, i.e.,
    • Agency credentials, including current client portfolio, agency services, etc.
    • Profile of suggested team members
    • Samples of previous work, as requested in Annex I
    • 5–10-page statement of work detailing the company’s pitch for this assignment, the strategy process, planning framework, and methodology to fulfil the assignment scope
  2. Annex II and Annex III duly completed, stamped, and signed
  3. Financial offer in Euro, disaggregated by unit type and rate per unit including expert daily rate (as per the table provided in Annex IV)


Please include “Social Media Agency – Lebanon” in the subject line. Incomplete applications will be disregarded.

The company will be evaluated 65% on their technical application and 35% on their financial offer (see Annex I – Technical and Financial Evaluation Form).


DRI is committed to diversity and does not discriminate based upon gender (including pregnancy), race, ethnicity, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, age, ability, socio-economic status, or any other status protected by the laws in the locations where we operate. 


Closing date for applications 8 January 2024 11:59 PM local time (Beirut).


 An online information session was held on Thursday 21 December 2023 at 10:30 AM Beirut time.

Use the following link to check the recorded Zoom session:
Passcode: Rk7xH6X$


Moreover, the Q&As are summarized and attached to this call.

Only shortlisted agencies will be contacted for an interview to present their suggested methodology.


Organisation responsible for this call for proposal: 

Democracy Reporting International gGmbH 

Elbestr. 28/29 

12045 Berlin, Germany 

Tel. +49 (30) 27 877 300 

Fax +49 (30) 27 877 300-10 


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Monday, 08. Jan 2024
Type of Call
Call for Proposals
Intervention Sector(s):
Advocacy & Awareness, Communications & Media