Functional Manager Definition

The functional manager is the person project managers report to within their functional organization. Typically, they do the performance review. Project managers may also be functional managers, but they do not have to be. If the project manager is different from the functional manager, then the organization is probably utilizing matrix management.

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Tom Mochal and Jeff Mochal, Lessons in Project Management

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