Managing your project roles and responsibilities is often considered a low priority or missed completely if other tasks take priority. This can be to the detriment of the project either for the entire duration or at critical points in the project.
When various departments, groups and stakeholders are involved in a project it is important to make all of their roles clear. Project Management, HR, Senior Management, Customer and IT roles and responsibilities are just some of the groups that should be considered.
A number of tools and techniques such as the use and communication of a RACI Table can be incorporated into your project approach.
Here are a few places you can get a hold of great information and tools:
- Roles and Responsibilities
- Roles and Responsibilities – RACI and Communication Templates
- RACI Matric Basics – how to use one