Program Management is a job of managing too many projects in a view with the development of the institutions performance. Program Manager has to schedule the works of the projects in a proper way that works don’t clash each other. He/She also need to ensure that all the projects are processing as scheduled. Project manager work is different from program manger.
They have to produce the specifications for their project to the program manager and then the Program Manager has to provide those regularly to complete the projects on scheduled time. Program manager has no business with the processing of a project. Program Manager has to lead the team of managers assigned to each project.
Abilities or Skills required for a Program Manager:
- Has to control the teams at local territory and also nearby territory in managing the schedule.
- Need to communicate effectively with the team members as well as the clients of the project. He/She needs to identify each and every shareholders of a program.
- Risk taking is a part of the process, so they have to be bold in taking decisions during risks. Decision Making is a vital ability required for a Program Manager which every company look for while selection process.
- Has to be excelled in mentoring a team.
These are high paid jobs, deserving candidate with hands of experience who are having these abilities will get this job easily.