Project Management

What is Project Management?

The world is constantly changing. As a result, organisations are increasingly employing project workers who can successfully manage change. Projects are temporary assignments that are created to achieve a specified business objective. Once the work has been done the project worker will often move on to the next project.


  • Project Assistant
  • Project Management
  • Project Engineer
  • Project Coordinator

What skills do you need to work in project management?

  • Able to successfully manage change
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • First-rate planning and organisation ability
  • Research and analysis
  • Ability to work as part of a team

Where do project management professionals work?

Project managers work across all sectors, including:

  • Banking
  • Construction
  • Mining
  • Health
  • IT
  • Government

Typical work activities

  • Initiating projects
  • Developing the business case
  • Calculating return on investment
  • Identifying and recording risks
  • Planning and monitoring activities
  • Managing a team

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