PMP Exam Question 121

Aligned with PMBOK 6th Edition®.

Areas of expertise :

In your construction project, you are concerned that extensive maintenance works will be required while delivering your project. Who should you seek the expertise of in order to ensure that the ongoing production of services is efficient?

A. Operational manager.
B. Functional manager.
C. Technical director.
D. Project team.

1 responses on "PMP Exam Question 121"

  1. PMP Solution 121

    B. Typically, the functional manager focuses on providing management oversight for a functional or business unit. Depending on the organizational structure, a project manager may report to a functional manager. For instance, they ensure that the project receives the best resources possible in the required timeframe and until their responsibilities are complete.
    C. PMBOK 6th edition does not include this role.
    D. In large projects, a project management team normally does the majority of the planning, and the remainder of the project team is brought on when the initial planning is complete, at the start of the development/implementation.

    Operations management is concerned with the ongoing production of goods and/or services. It ensures that business operations continue efficiently by using the optimal resources needed to meet customer demands. Operations managers are responsible for ensuring that business operations are efficient. In order to make the best decisions regarding the successful delivery of their projects, project managers should seek out and consider the expertise of the operational managers who run the business in their organization. These managers should know the work performed in their organization and how project plans will affect that work. Therefore, right answer is A. [PMBOK 6th edition, Page 16, 52, 59] [The Role of the Project Manager]


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