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Contracts & Procurement Officer

Tel: 0161 974 0958

Email: k.lucano@thecpc.ac.uk

What my job role is:

As Contracts & Procurement Officer I am responsible for assisting throughout the entire tender process for a variety of different framework agreements. This includes contract management and supplier engagement.

What I'm professionally passionate about:

I am professionally passionate about ensuring best value for money is achieved for our customers through our contract agreements and that this therefore makes their purchasing/tender process easier and smoother. Also, continually building on and improving my knowledge to ensure I have the correct information to pass on to our customers.

What previous experiences I have that link in with my current role:

I have previously worked in a University environment where I assisted with both the tendering and contract management of a variety of Estates and Facilities contracts. These contracts covered a range of services that are similar to some of the agreements covered by CPC. I also have experience of working in both a systems team and buying team which were both based in a retail environment.

My inspiration and motivation:

As I’m in the early stages of my career in Procurement, my colleagues both inspire and motivate me to build upon and improve my Procurement/contracts knowledge and skills.

How would I describe myself in three words?

Reliable, hardworking and honest.