Project Manager

Category: Other Roles

Project Manager Job Responsibilities:
Oversees company projects. Plays a pivotal role in planning and carrying out initiatives that will benefit the company. Communicates with a variety of people and makes sure projects stay on time and on target.

Project Manager Job Duties:

  • Works on a project from ideation to completion
  • Seeks out, recruits, interviews, and hires individuals who are qualified to work on the project
  • Sets project goals and objects and writes out a timeline for achieving those goals
  • Communicates expectations to team members and makes sure everyone works together as a cohesive unit
  • Takes the lead in tackling unexpected problems
  • Coaches team members on the best ways to carry out their assigned tasks
  • Coordinates with other parts of the company and outside suppliers, contractors, and clients, to make sure everyone has the same expectations and understanding of the project’s parameters
  • Stays up to date on best project practices and industry standards by reading professional periodicals and participating in ongoing educational programs
  • Prepares presentations
  • Leads project team meetings
  • Deals with personnel issues within the project team and takes steps to help or remove people who fall short of expectations
  • Works to understand all aspects of a project and how they will fit together to produce the desired outcome
  • Communicates with company leaders about the project’s schedule, goals, and any obstacles that arise
  • Works to make sure the project stays on budget

Project Manager Skills and Qualifications

  • Leadership
  • Enthusiasm
  • Professionalism
  • Good Written Communication Skills
  • Good Oral Communication Skills
  • Teaching Ability
  • Results Driven
  • Disciplined
  • Organised
  • Post secondary Education
  • Experience
  • Prioritization
  • Problem Solving Skills