In order to achieve proper cost optimization we must identify all relevant cost elements and -drivers . This in so far crucial as for the total cost of ownership analysis, all cost will be analyzed that occur during the life cycle of purchased goods and services. Only if this is ensured, cost can be benchmarked globally, via sourcing projects or auctions/biddings. We are happy to support you on reviewing and optimizing your cost benchmark methods.
Potential consulting areas could be:
- Total Cost of Ownership/ Lifecycle Analysis
- Target Cost Analysis
- Optimization of Sourcing projects/RFx (local/international), starting from how to develop a service level agreement (SLA), Demand/Supply Analysis till negotiations for best pricing and contracts
- Purchasing tactics, like spot-buying, bidding/auction, rate cards etc.