Course: Cost Analysis

Cost Analysis is the fundamental building block to creating supplier fair and accurate target prices.

Course Outline:

  1. Cost Elements
  2. Cost Breakdown Analysis
  3. Cost Category Strategies

Exercise Example:

  • Cost Driver Identification:
    In this exercise, the class identifies the cost drivers for a given product or service. A group discussion dives deeper into the subject.

Expectations Upon Completion:

  • Ability to identify key cost drivers of goods and services
  • Knowledge to apply appropriate tools to address key cost drivers
Cash Management | Cost Drivers Over Time