Brief about .Project Executive

The Executive has ultimate responsibility for the project and ‘owns’ the Business Case throughout the life of the project. He or she has the following specific responsibilities:Oversee the development of the Project Brief and Business CaseAuthorise expenditure levels, set stage tolerances and ensure funding for agreed expenditure is availableAuthorise or reject proposed changes to cost or timescale beyond tolerance levels and all proposed changes to scope, checking for possible effects on the Business CaseEnsure Risks and Issues are being tracked and mitigated/resolvedLiaise with Programme or Corporate Management on progressOrganise and chair meetings of the Project BoardAuthorise the project’s continuance or early closure at stage review meetings of the Project BoardAuthorise formal closure of the projectHold a Post-Project Review to ensure benefits are realised