Project Manager Job Description

Project managers are responsible for overseeing projects and ensuring they are completed on time and within budget. As the leading provider of software solutions, Lanteria HR is seeking a seasoned project manager who can ensure the development of projects from ideation to completion. 

Interested in becoming part of our team as a Project Manager? Read ahead!

Project Management Job: What Is It?

Project managers are responsible for overseeing the completion of projects within a set deadline and a given budget. 

They plan all the needed resources, including money and manpower for a project, and strategically execute actions to acquire them. 

What Do Project Managers Do?

Generally, project managers oversee the daily operations and management of an assigned project. Their day-to-day tasks typically cover scheduling, financing, assessing risks and quality, gathering and maximizing resources to achieve desired outcomes.

Job Profile of a Project Manager

The nature of project management as a job heavily relies on innovative thinking and keen attention to detail, including the following skills:

  • Digital literacy

  • Strong working knowledge of software and productivity tools

  • Ability to multitask in simultaneously handling various project elements

  • Conflict resolution and interpersonal skills

  • Leadership skills

Project Manager: Responsibilities

Typically, project managers are responsible for the following duties:

  • Collaborate with organizational members in the initial planning of the project

  • List needed resources and draft budget for the project's execution

  • Produce a comprehensive project plan and devise monitoring and evaluation systems

  • Perform risk and capacity assessments to minimize potential threats to the project's success

  • Manage changes while the project is ongoing

  • Secure extensive project documentation

Project Manager: Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree/higher in management, computer science, or other related fields

  • At least three to eight years of experience in project management or other related careers

  • Preferably a Project Management Professional (PMP) certification holder

  • Strong familiarity with project management tools and collaborative software

  • Excellent oral, written, and communication skills

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