The primarily role that program management directors fill is providing leadership and oversight for the program or project managers within a company. As the programs that the managers lead have the potential for great diversity and varying scope, program management directors must be extremely flexible and adaptable with the amount of oversight and direction they provide.
Program Management Director Tasks
Define and disseminate organization-wide program management tools, metrics, and standards.
Oversee testing, failure cases, documentation, and deployment to facilitate creation of the best products.
Communicate between product and technology groups to ensure the program creates high quality products.
Oversee a team of project managers to create products.