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.
Also known as: Programme Manager, or ICT Project Manager
The following is the recommended qualification for this role:
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
See What to study for more information.
The following professional certification is recommended for those practicing in this role:
Certified Technologist (CTech) (More info at IT Professionals NZ)
Chartered IT Professional NZ (CITPNZ) (More info at IT Professionals NZ)
These industry certifications may be helpful for this role: