Program Management Office Manager manages day-to-day activities in the Program Management Office (PMO) to ensure IT programs and projects meet organization goals and requirements. Implements and provides guidance related to PMO processes and policies, oversees the work of project management staff, and works with other department leaders to define, prioritize, and develop projects and programs. Being a Program Management Office Manager requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Program Management Office Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be a Program Management Office Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required.