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"Information Technology Project Manager"
Job Description - Part 1 - Duties and Tasks

Basic Job Description:

Plan, initiate, and manage information technology (IT) projects. Lead and guide the work of technical staff. Serve as liaison between business and technical aspects of projects. Plan project stages and assess business implications for each stage. Monitor progress to assure deadlines, standards, and cost targets are met.

Part 1
Duties / Tasks
Part 2
Activities
Part 3
Skills
Part 4
Abilities
Part 5
Knowledge

 

Job Duties and Tasks for: "Information Technology Project Manager"

1) Confer with project personnel to identify and resolve problems.

2) Negotiate with project stakeholders or suppliers to obtain resources or materials.

 

3) Establish and execute a project communication plan.

4) Coordinate recruitment or selection of project personnel.

5) Prepare project status reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.

 

6) Initiate, review, or approve modifications to project plans.

7) Schedule and facilitate meetings related to information technology projects.

8) Identify need for initial or supplemental project resources.

9) Develop and manage annual budgets for information technology projects.

10) Manage project execution to ensure adherence to budget, schedule, and scope.

11) Monitor or track project milestones and deliverables.

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12) Identify, review, or select vendors or consultants to meet project needs.

13) Direct or coordinate activities of project personnel.

14) Assign duties, responsibilities, and spans of authority to project personnel.

 

15) Develop and manage work breakdown structure (WBS) of information technology projects.

16) Perform risk assessments to develop response strategies.

17) Submit project deliverables, ensuring adherence to quality standards.

18) Monitor the performance of project team members, providing and documenting performance feedback.

19) Assess current or future customer needs and priorities through communicating directly with customers, conducting surveys, or other methods.

20) Develop implementation plans that include analyses such as cost-benefit or return on investment (ROI).

21) Develop or update project plans for information technology projects including information such as project objectives, technologies, systems, information specifications, schedules, funding, and staffing.

Job Description for "Information Technology Project Manager" continued here...

Part 1
Duties / Tasks
Part 2
Activities
Part 3
Skills
Part 4
Abilities
Part 5
Knowledge


"Information Technology Project Manager"   Holland / RIASEC Career Code:  NA        SOC:  15-1199.09


 

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