The role of the ‘Project Champion’
WHAT IS A PROJECT CHAMPION?
The Project Champion is the primary point of contact at your company.
The Project Champion facilitates seamless communication between the consulting firm and the company, promoting clarity and understanding at every step.
The Project Champion ensures that the overall goals for your company are clearly stated, while our team crafts a comprehensive plan to align the system configuration work to meet those goals, guaranteeing a focused and targeted approach throughout the project.
The Project Champion is the source of truth for their team, responsible for holding your company team members accountable for their part - showing up to calls and making decisions.
After project completion, the project champion ensures a smooth transition, incorporating the consulting firm's recommendations into day-to-day operations for sustainable long-term success.
WHY IS THIS ROLE SO IMPORTANT?
- Accountability: The project champion takes ownership of project milestones and deliverables, ensuring that both the consulting firm and the company are held accountable for their respective roles.
- Decision-making: With a deep understanding of the company's internal workings, the project champion plays a key role in decision-making, guiding the consulting firm with relevant insights and considerations.
- Cross-functional coordination: In large organizations, the project champion bridges the gap between different departments, fostering collaboration and ensuring a cohesive approach to project implementation.
- Resource allocation: By coordinating resources and personnel, the project champion optimizes efficiency, making sure the right people are involved at the right time to maximize productivity.