Planning and managing deployment
The ability to prepare and maintain definitions of the requirements of change initiatives.
The ability to determine the optimal solution to satisfy agreed requirements.
The ability to ensure that outputs are delivered in accordance with requirements.
The ability to take forward the definition of outputs into detailed planning, incorporating multiple areas into the integrated project management plan.
The ability to undertake time-based planning with an emphasis on activities and resource.
The ability to acquire and deploy internal and external resources.
The ability to plan resource needs in line with the strategic direction of the organisation to ensure that resource utilisation is maintained at an appropriate level for optimal efficiency.
The ability to develop and agree budgets for change initiatives and understanding where costs fall over time.
The ability to monitor and manage supplier performance.
The ability to identify and monitor risks (threats and opportunities); to plan and implement responses to those risks, and respond to issues that affect a change initiative.
The ability to manage variations and change requests in a controlled way.