What is a Project Executive?
A Project Executive ultimate responsibility for a project and owns the business case for throughout the life of the project. Project Executives are typically responsible for developing a strategic program and project goals and objectives, and monitoring overall performance of the project.
What are the typical duties and activities for a Project Executive?
From employer to employer the job description of a Project Executive will vary, however typical duties and activities undertaken include:
Oversee the development of the Project Brief and Business Case
Authorise expenditure levels, set stage tolerances and ensure funding for agreed expenditure is available
Manage proposed changes to cost or timescale beyond tolerance levels and all proposed changes to scope
Ensure Risks and Issues are being tracked and mitigated or resolved
Liaise with Programme or Corporate Management on progress
Organise and chair meetings of the Project Board
Skills required to be a successful Project Executive
To be successful as a Project Executive, the below skills are important;
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Located at the confluence of the Rhine and the Neckar, Mannheim is Germany’s 21st largest city and has an estimated population of 309,119. Mannheim covers an approximate area of 55.97 square miles and is the one of only two cities that borders two other federal states. Mannheim has seen numerous large scale construction projects over the past couple of years and has multiple large constructions projects in the pipeline, including;
Mannheim – Karlsruhe upgrade expanded
Plans to upgrade the Molzau – Graben-Neudorf – Karlsruhe line in Baden-Württemberg have been extended. German Rail (DB) are now investigating other potential enhancements to the Mannheim – Karlsruhe corridor as part of the project.
New Urban Quarter at the Central Station - Mannheim 21
Development of the new urban quarter at the main station will see one of the most important inner-city projects of the coming years. Giving a new lease of life to facilities that are already deserted or are due to become so in the foreseeable future. The plan is to create a lively quarter whose many facilities are appealing and boast a high power of attraction.
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