Top 10 National Homebuilder


For a top ten national homebuilder, RealFoundations professionals implemented the J.D. Edwards financial and operational management system and facilitated the change management process.

Objective

  • Identify improvement opportunities relating to organizational strategy and operational processes
  • Facilitate business change around financial and operational processes
  • Implement the JDE financial and operational business management system in 35 operating divisions over a nine-month period
  • Convert 19 divisions nationwide, including process improvement, training, custom reporting, A/P MICR check generation and help desk setup

Involvement

  • Conducted facilitated work sessions to understand current processes, identify improvement opportunities, redefine processes and gain acceptance for the project from key executives and managers within each functional area
  • Identified gaps between business requirements and product functionality
  • Conducted design work sessions and facilitated the conference room pilot
  • Managed the application modification process
  • Managed the data conversion effort
  • Created user procedures and training materials, and managed the training process and deployment to operations, including corporate and divisional offices
  • Developed extensive custom report specifications
  • Managed programming effort, QC and delivery of reports across all functional areas
  • Successfully implemented the first install of J.D. Edwards Homebuilder worldwide