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Our Client is a large gold producer with operations in Australia, the Pacific Region, Asia and Africa.  It has over 6,000 staff.  Sinapse has been a IT & ERP services partner with this client for over 4 years.

Services we have delivered include:

  • SAP EEC6 ERP implementation services for its major business transformation program
  • Program change management services including organisation design, communications, training and performance support
  • IT Strategy development and 5 year capital plan
  • Knowledge Management services through engineering, maintenance and safety document management – using Microsoft SharePoint
  • IT Applications Management and Applications Support Outsourcing RFT and selection
  • Planning, budgeting and management reporting systems and application support

Sinapse has been a partner of Newcrest Mining for over 4 years. Noel Thurlow, Resource Partner for Sinapse commented “Newcrest has been a very significant and valued client of Sinapse – we have developed a strong partnership and relationship with Newcrest IT and the business in delivering some of its major business improvement programs, including NESS R1 & R2, improving its planning, budgeting and reporting system (based on TM1) and assisting with a variety of IT strategy, Applications Management, and Document management projects”.

Sinapse’s role in the NESS R1 and R2 SAP based business transformation programs has been in providing a range of SAP functional, technical and change management resources.  Sinapse provided over 25 resources to the program with consultants deep in experience in Finance, Asset Management, Supply, Data Migration and Change Management. The Sinapse team under the guidance of their Organisational Effectiveness Director, Kim Banham, was responsible for organisational design, communications, training and performance support – delivering training to over 5,000 employees in  3 countries – Australia, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea

Footnote: Newcrest NESS Program won the 2010 (Release 1) and 2013 (Release 2) SAP Award Of Excellence for Best ERP Program.