Programme Manager

May 11,2021 at 07:15 pm

The programme manager can be thought of as a “super” project manager. The role is mainly operational since this person is responsible for planning and governance and for overseeing the successful delivery of the programme’s output/product.

Although knowledge of the business is important, there is more stress on his or her programme management skills. The program manager must have practical experience of having been a project manger for large and complex initiatives. The programme manager often manages multiple projects at any point in time with several project managers reporting.

Responsibilities of the programme manager

Skills and attributes of the programme manager

The programme manager must have strong practical experience in project management, which was gained through managing large and complex projects. He or she must have the following: