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Project Management, Planning and Control, 6th Edition by Albert Lester

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Chapter 10

Organization Roles

Abstract

The roles of the various direct stakeholders is discussed briefly. A list of individuals fulfilling these roles is given. These vary from the project sponsor to the project support office, which is in effect the secretariat of a large project. The responsibility of a project board is also discussed.

Keywords

Organizational roles; project board; project office; project roles; steering committee

Every project has a number of key people, who have important roles to play. Each of these role players has specific responsibilities, which, if carried out in their prescribed manner, will ensure a successful project. The following list gives the some examples of these organizational roles:

• Project sponsor

• Portfolio ...

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