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Financial and Compliance Audit

Submission Deadline: June 2, 2017, @ 3:00 P.M. C.D.T.

The Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS) is issuing this Request for Proposals to obtain competitive responses from vendors to provide full-scope audits of the financial statements of the Kansas Public Employees Deferred Compensation 457 Plan (the Plan) and contract compliance audits of Empower Retirement, the Service Provider for the Plan, per the attached specifications.

Questions

KPERS is the sole point of contact during the RFP process and any questions should be submitted in writing to:
Faith Loretto, KPERS 457 Plan Manager
Kansas Public Employees Retirement System
611 S. Kansas Ave., Suite 100
Topeka, KS 66603-3869
or by email to [email protected],
or by fax at (785) 296-2422
by 3 p.m. C.D.T., May 19, 2017.

Answers to written questions will be posted on the Retirement System’s website. Vendors are responsible for checking the website periodically for updates to the RFP and responses to written questions. Telephone questions will not be accepted. No verbal communication will override written communications, and only written communications are binding.

Proposal Documents

Submission Information

To be considered for selection, Offerors must submit a complete response to this RFP. One original and five paper copies, along with an electronic copy on CD or flash drive of all documents, must be submitted to the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System in a sealed box(s) or envelope(s). No other distribution of the proposal shall be made by the Offeror.

Packages are to be delivered to:
Faith Loretto
KPERS 457 Plan Manager
Kansas Public Employees Retirement System
611 S. Kansas Avenue, Suite 100
Topeka, KS 66603

NOTE THAT PROPOSALS DELIVERED TO KPERS AFTER 3:00 P.M. C.D.T. ON JUNE 2, 2017, SHALL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

Death & Disability Program Actuarial Consulting Services

Submission Deadline: June 8, 2017, @ 3:00 P.M. C.D.T.

The purpose of this Request for Proposals (RFP) is for the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS or the Retirement System) to solicit proposals from qualified firms to provide actuarial consulting services for the death and disability program administered by KPERS in accordance with the specifications, terms and conditions contained herein. This RFP provides information on KPERS’ death and disability actuarial services, establishes the specifications and requirements for submitting proposals, and provides information about the proposal evaluation process.

Questions

KPERS is the sole point of contact during the RFP process and any questions should be submitted in writing to:
Mary Beth Green, Chief Benefits Officer
Kansas Public Employees Retirement System
611 S. Kansas Ave., Suite 100
Topeka, KS 66603-3869
or by email to [email protected],
or by fax at (785) 296-6682
by 3 p.m. C.D.T., May 1, 2017.

Answers to written questions will be posted on the Retirement System’s website. Vendors are responsible for checking the website periodically for updates to the RFP and responses to written questions. Telephone questions will not be accepted. No verbal communication will override written communications, and only written communications are binding.

Proposal Documents

Submission Information

SEALED PROPOSALS for furnishing the services described herein will be received until June 8, 2017, @ 3:00 P.M. C.D.T. LATE PROPOSALS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. ELECTRONIC OR TELEGRAPHIC TRANSMISSION OF PROPOSALS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED EXCEPT AS PROVIDED IN SECTION VI. All inquiries for information should be directed to Mary Beth Green, Chief Benefits Officer, Kansas Public Employees Retirement System, [email protected], phone: (785) 296-6885, fax: (785) 296- 6682.

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