Project Manager

1358 WordsApr 9, 20136 Pages
Executive summary The aim of the report is the write about the project manager. Discussion and analyzing the quality and skills that a project manager have will be on the report. There will also be the case study and analyzing if the project manager in the case study is a good or bad manager. In the first part of the main body, the report will discuss about the quality of the project manager from communication skills, enthusiasm and empathy. The competencies and managerial effectiveness will come after that. In this part we will see from the aspect of goal setting, human resource management, and delegating task, time planning and budgeting. After that, it will be the case study discussion on Lena showing that she has the good competencies…show more content…
Effective project manager have the good competencies in human resource management. They normally demonstrate a good ability to gain cooperation, resolve the conflicts and influence others (Boyatzis, 1982; goodings, 1999, Potter, 2001). Normally in the team of a project, it consist of two subordinate; those who are already in the company and those who have abilities that help on the project that are working on and are temporary attached. It is very normal that these teams and different working style and will have conflicts. A good leader will make constant team building and discussion to resolve this. This is also another competencies related to the leader which are the team-building skills. Delegating task is also a very vital part for a good project to be able to be complete in the best quality and in time. In this, the project manager should demonstrate the trust in others that the team feel like they participate in the task and discussion, the leader delegate the work and controls it. Time planning and budgeting also defines if the project managers are an effective one or not. Projects have time limits and if the project manager cannot make sure that the project finishes in time it is for sure that the cost for the project will be much higher and cross the budget that it was supposed to be. Understanding the life-cycle for project
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