• Project Management Specialists
  • Business, Management and Administration
  • Annual Median Wage
    $ 93,820
    $54,950 range bar $154,130
    Annual NC Wage Range
    Growth Rate
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    Fast Growing
  • Project Management Specialists coordinate the budget, schedule, and other details of a project. They lead and guide the work of technical staff. Project management specialists also may serve as a point of contact for the client or customer.

What do they typically do

  • Communicate with clients to determine project requirements and objectives
  • Develop project plans to include information such as objectives, funding, schedules, and staff
  • Identify, review, and select vendors or consultants to meet project needs
  • Assign duties or responsibilities to project staff
  • Confer with project staff to identify and resolve problems
  • Monitor project costs to stay within budget
  • Monitor project milestones and deliverables
  • Propose, review, and approve modifications to project plans
  • Produce and distribute project documents

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