IT Project Manager

Also known as: Programme Manager or ICT Project Manager

About the Role

An IT Project Manager oversees the planning, execution, delegation of responsibilities, and closing, of specific software or information technology projects to improve organisations or develop products or services.

Education Options

  • NZ Diploma in Information Systems (Level 6, IT Project Manager strand) (More info at NZQA)

  • Bachelor of Commerce in Information Systems (or equiv Info Science, Info Mngmt)

  • Often a qualification and experience in business processes and/or a technical role such as Software Development, or project administration

Relevant Professional Certification

Recognised Industry Certifications

  • Project Management Professional (PMP)

  • PRINCE2 Practitioner

  • Certified Scrum Master

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