Fuente: http://www.consultant-news.com Fecha: 15.6.2011
Accenture wins contract from global fertilizer manufacturer
CF Industries expects that the new IT system will support growth and drive competitiveness through coordinated business processes such as supply chain management, customer interaction, finance and inventory, among others. The company also has an objective of enabling its team to make more timely business decisions through easy access of accurate data and business information.
“The new system with its self-service approach to business information and standardized processes across functions will make CF Industries a more effective organization,” said Douglas C. Barnard, Vice President, CF Industries. “We chose Accenture because they understood our business objectives and for their knowledge of leading industry practices.”
Accenture will provide system integration and consulting services. It will plan, analyze, build, test and deploy SAP software for the enterprise resource planning (ERP) platform to support the future-state business processes and business functions. The scope of work includes building a data warehouse to support business intelligence and analytic functions. CF Industries will use the Accenture High Performance Business Process Model for Chemicals, Accenture Delivery Methods, and Accenture Advanced Enterprise Solutions to accelerate the implementation and standardization across the organization’s business operations. Accenture will also provide change management and project management services for the ERP implementation.
Michael S. Sweeney, senior executive, Accenture, said: “We are committed to helping CF Industries achieve its objectives. The efficiencies derived from streamlined processes and functions and data insights will help create a foundation for CF Industries to be the provider of first-choice.”