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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Vienna is Austria’s capital city and Austria’s most populous city with an estimated 2 million inhabitants. It is also the 6th largest city within the European Union by population and is the country’s cultural, economical and political centre. Vienna has seen numerous large scale construction projects over the past couple of years and has multiple large constructions projects in the pipeline, such as:
Vienna Central Station
Vienna Central Station, also known as Wien Hauptbahnhof (Vienna Main Train Station), is the largest railway station built in Vienna, Austria, replacing the old Südbahnhof terminal station. The station links four major railway lines, which meet at Vienna from four directions.
Aspern Seestadt is Austria's largest construction site. In several phases until 2030, a new city will be constructed in Vienna's 22nd municipal district, covering an area of 2.4 million m². This area will provide accommodation for about 20,000 people and create an estimated 20,000 workplaces. The aim is to balance work and home life, green space and urban flair, high-quality standards and scope for individuality in this ”city within a city”.
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