Finance and Money

How to Choose a Freelance Project Manager?

A project manager is inevitable when you have several projects running at the same time. One possibility is hiring a freelance project manager who will oversee the project while you can concentrate on other tasks. If you find a good project manager, the ROI on the fee you pay him can be extremely high. But how to choose a good freelance project manager? In this article we will review what is project management, why we need it and how to define a good project manager.

What Is a Project?

A planned work which is expected to be finished by a definite time and intended to achieve a unique result or goalwith in the allocated budget. In short, a project is a temporary (with specific start and end dates at any time) which is undertaken by performing organization to create a unique product, service or a result.

How Projects Are Identified?

Projects vs Operations

How Do We Manage a Project?

“Projects” are undertaken to fulfill the organizational objectives by
producing deliverables that create value and benefits the organization. Project focuses on:

Who Is a Project Manager?

Roles and Responsibilities of The Project Manager

What Is Project Management?

Project management is the way a person organizes and manages resources that are necessary to complete the project work by using the tools and techniques on the project requirements.

Project management is the practice of implementing the processes during different phases of the project with the team, as appropriate, to achieve defined goals and meet the acceptance criteria at the agreed upon time and budget.

The primary challenge of project management is to achieve all of the project objectives by managing the constraints.

Why Project Management?

Effective and efficient project management should be considered as a strategic competency for any organization. It enables organizations to:

Project Lifecycle

In the coming chapters you will learn more about project life cycle and how does these different phases of project’s lifecycle support in delivering a successful project.

Initiation ➢ Planning ➢ Execution ➢ Monitor and Control ➢ Closure.

Your opinion is important to us!

Do you have more suggestions on how to choose a freelance project manager? Let us know in the comments bellow or contact us!