week 3 assignment formulate a project budget


The corporate chief financial officer (CFO) is requesting a budget to go along with the resource estimates you will acquire from the work breakdown structure. Formulate the resource estimates and budget for the project in a project management spreadsheet. Your spreadsheet should include integrating scope with costs and schedules, management reserves, project baseline, methods used to plan earned value and control account plans.

Along with your spreadsheet, prepare a paper that can be shared at the next senior leadership meeting regarding your project. Justify your budgetary needs based on identified resources necessary for project success.

Support your paper with a minimum of five (5) scholarly resources. In addition to these specified resources, other appropriate scholarly resources, including older articles, may be included.

Length: Spreadsheet (budget and resource estimates) AND 4-6 pages (summary) not including title and reference pages

Your paper should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts presented in the course and provide new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your response should reflect scholarly writing and current APA standards where appropriate. Be sure to adhere to Northcentral University’s Academic Integrity Policy.