Job Location


Published By

BPIC Network

Type of Job

Full Time

Published Date

17 November 2021, 16:00:00

About the job

Tilbury Douglas Construction is a leading UK building, infrastructure, engineering and fit-out company. We deliver vital projects across a range of sectors including health, education, highways, justice, defence, aviation, water and environment.  We are headquartered in the UK and have a workforce of circa 1,200 highly experienced colleagues.

It is our people that make Tilbury Douglas Construction a success.  We believe that our inclusive culture encourages new ways of thinking, enabling us to innovate whilst maintaining our resilience. We value and celebrate all individual differences and look forward to receiving your application.



  • To provide construction planning, programming, prelims and methodology input for projects at qualification, tender and contract stage by developing an accurate assessment of sequence, methodology and time. Reproduction of best timeline going forward in the design & construction period.


Knowledge Skills & Experience

  • Planning and programming input into prequalification’s and bids which will involve developing the construction methodology;

  • Preparing tender programmes, method statements phasing drawings and other supporting information;

  • Liaising with our bid managers, estimators, designers, temporary works department and specialist subcontractors as necessary;

  • Preparing presentation material using PowerPoint, Sketch-Up, Paint or similar and presenting our construction proposals at interview;

  • Experience of 4D planning desirable; not essential

  • At contract stage preparation of programme and works with the site teams to prepare detailed construction programmes, design and procurement programmes and other supporting information;

  • Provide on-going support to site teams to review progress or update programmes and report as necessary;


  • Keen interest in and a good knowledge of building, civil engineering or general construction techniques and methodology; Suitable level of safety training and to hold an appropriate CSCS card.

  • Familiarity with the standard Microsoft Office suite of software (particularly Word, Excel and Power-point)

  • Ability to absorb and assimilate project information quickly and to demonstrate clarity of thought in developing and presenting solutions;

  • An ability to think laterally and apply innovative solutions can be an advantage;

  • Ability to work independently and manage own workload but must also be able to work effectively as part of a team;

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills;

  • Confidence to communicate within the company as well as clients, industry professional and suppliers outside the company;

  • An understanding of the design and procurement process and an awareness of contractual matters; i.e. NEC programme requirements

  • Lean programming skills (desirable);

  • Track & re-schedule monthly reports.


Competitive salaryIn return for your valued contribution we offer the following benefits packages:

  • Competitive salary

  • 26 days annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell up to 3 days holiday)

  • Private medical insurance for yourself (with the option to buy family cover)

  • Life Assurance

  • Defined contribution pension scheme matched up to 8%

  • 2 days volunteering opportunities

  • Flexible and Agile working (dependent on your role)

  • Employee Assistance Programme

  • Professional membership fees

  • Flexible Benefits scheme which includes the opportunity to purchase benefits.

About us

BPIC working on behalf of our client. Our mission is to increase the participation of black and ethnic individuals in the industry whilst also empowering and educating individuals along the way. We champion the importance of diversity within the industry by directly providing solutions for organisations to create inclusive work environments and attract a diverse workforce. The network is dedicated to delivering solutions for participants that work in all areas of the industry from major infrastructure projects, fit-outs, SMEs to specialist professions that support our industry such as tech, law & finance.