When a company wants to outsource some of its work to a contractor here are some guidelines and best practices to follow in both parties interests.
Acronym used for work package is WP.
1) be glamourous – another way of marketing your company
If you are the company, you want to catch the attention starting from the WP title to secure the best contractor for your need:
Define the WP title as explicit as possible.
2) demarcate the playground – get the right service
Allocate the WP to a company project and to one company manager.
Define start and end date of the WP along with the manpower need.
Define inputs and results (objectives) of the WP as well as excluded tasks.
3) provide details – pre-filter applications
Provide a detail description of the task and expected skills