Ben McCluskey
Ben McCluskey
Head of Central Procurement
Murphy Group

An enthusiastic, self-motivated fully chartered procurement professional with experience across a wide breadth of construction related sectors. Ben has had good exposure to a wide variety of trades and packages encompassing both Subcontract and Materials procurement. After 14 years in the industry and previous roles at Carillion, Laing O’Rourke and Balfour Beatty, Ben joined J Murphy in January 2017 as a Procurement Manager looking after category management and the centralised materials team. However following some organisational changes Ben was promoted to Head of Central Procurement in early 2018 reporting directly to Ian Holcroft with responsibility for the Group Central Procurement and the specialist businesses. This role encompasses systems, supplier relationship management, category management, emerging talent and shaping the overall group procurement strategy.