Scope Of Work Examples

So a statement of work should contain; an overview, governance detail, the approach, phases and tasks, deliverables, timeline and milestones, estimate + payment schedule and assumptions. But if you’re looking for a statement of work example, you’re probably wondering how should you structure all this information so it doesn’t become totally overwhelming?


Sample Statement Of Work Breakdown For A Digital Project

For most projects your statement of work then, should have two distinct parts. The first section outlines the over-arching project information (which you can often borrow from a previous project); the second section defines the detail of each phase of the project.

Here’s a sample statement of work breakdown:

Project Information

  • Project Summary

  • Project Process

  • Project Milestones

  • Overall Project Governance

  • Terms and Conditions

  • General Assumptions

Phase breakdown

  • Phase [n]: [Phase name]

  • Phase description

  • Deliverables and Assumptions

  • Milestones + schedule

  • Budget + payment

  • Approvals

  • Appendix A: Deliverable Descriptions