Career As A IT Manager


Industry: Technology                                  Career: IT Manager


An Information Technology Manager is tasked with planning, monitoring, coordinating, enforcing systems, policies and procedures of an organization.


  1. Speaking to your management team/clients to find out what they wantIT Manager Career
  2. Advise clients objectively on where IT might make a difference to the business
  3. Planning the stages of the project and how each affects the business
  4. Co-ordinating the project team
  5. Agreeing costs, timescales and standards to be met and monitoring these through the project
  6. Adjusting the plans where needed
  7. Making sure there is a smooth change over from the old system to the new one
  8. Keeping management and clients updated on progress
  9. Evaluation of each project stage and once completed
  10. Attract, motivate, coach and develop team members for high performance
  11. Understand strategy, business functions, decision-making and workflow
  12. Plan and manage successful projects, manage risks, costs, time and project teams
  13. Influence, build relationships, navigate politics, negotiate, manage conflicts
  14. Budget, forecast, manage cash flow, understand financial statements


Bachelors or Masters Degree in Computer Science or Information Systems


  1. You need the following;
  2. Computer or laptop
  3. Instructional books and ebooks
  4. Instructional videos on Computer Science


  1. Critical-thinking and analytical skills
  2. Problem-solving skills
  3. Strong oral and written communication skills
  4. Ability to work independently as well as in a group setting
  5. Creative
  6. Commitment and endurance


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