IT Project Manager

Full time

Southampton, United Kingdom

Project support

IT Project Manager - Southampton

About us:

Trant Engineering Limited is a multi-discipline Engineering & Construction company, with offices and projects throughout the UK and Overseas. We have a long history of engineering and construction excellence, delivering high quality EPC engineering and construction services throughout the UK and overseas. We successfully deliver complex turnkey engineering projects in sectors such as Process & Water, Energy, Defence, Oil & Gas and Nuclear. With over 800 employees, a healthy forward order book and a projected turnover of £180m this year, it is an exciting time to join the business.


We have an immediate requirement for an IT Project Manager, to join our IT Team based at our Head Office in Southampton. The IT Project Manager will be responsible for the successful implementation and management of software project delivery.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to;

• Design & develop in-house IT and software projects throughout the Trant Group, taking full responsibility for their delivery using Prince 2 and Agile and techniques as appropriate
• The initial project will be to design, develop and deliver a new Document Management System to successfully service all departments within the Trant Group
• Ensure the delivery of projects on time, to budget and to a high level of quality
• Maintain, plan and track progress against milestones, deadlines and budget and to report on these items to key stakeholders
• Execute standard Project Management governance such as; Weekly Reports, Action Logs, Issue logs, Project scheduling and Project Closure reports
• Anticipate, manage and resolve issues and act as the point of contact for the IT Software projects


• Prince2 - essential
• PMP certification, and/or ITIL certification would be advantageous but not essential


• Proven background of successful project implementation
• Agile Practitioner
• Team management experience
• Stakeholder management
• Experience of the whole project life cycle, from initiate to close
• Excellent organisational, planning and time management skills
• Logical thinking with creative problem-solving ability
• A successful history of budget control


At Trant Engineering, we offer the opportunity for career development within a professional and friendly safe working environment. We value our employee’s and strongly support and encourage individuals to gain professional qualifications, whilst offering the opportunity to work on projects of differing sizes within a variety of industry sectors.

Our company benefits package includes;

• Competitive salary
• 24 days holiday (increasing with service) + 8 bank holidays
• Flexible Working and Work from Home options
• Company Pension Scheme
• Employee Assistance Programme
• Christmas shutdown
• Free onsite parking
• Bike to Work Scheme


Trant Engineering Limited are committed to equal opportunities for all and we do not discriminate on the grounds of race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, gender, disability or age.

To apply for this position, please send a copy of your CV to or call the Recruitment Team on 02380 665544

*Please note, due to the volume of applications we are not always able to contact each applicant individually. If you have not heard from us within 10 working days of application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion

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