What is 4cost-scenarioanalyser?

4cost-scenarioanalyser enables you to map the cost structure of a company very quickly and to compare different scenarios in a very short time.

The software has a globally unique approach to calculating overhead costs using a small amount of generally accessible company data. It is suitable for purchasing departments to analyse the overhead cost structure of their suppliers.

  • Calculation of overhead costs and surcharges in seconds

  • Supports negotiations with suppliers

  • Provides benchmark data for cost centres

Areas of application

  • Parametric overhead cost analyses

  • Cost centre information

  • Contribution margin

  • Deployment scenarios

Maximise purchasing potential

Price and cost analysis is an indispensable tool for purchasing to reduce purchasing costs and increase purchasing performance. A transparent overhead cost analysis enables you to conduct price negotiations with suppliers more successfully.

With 4cost-scenarioanalyser you gain the necessary insight into your suppliers’ overheads quickly. For a solid basis for negotiation and an advantageous position.

The parametric calculation model of 4cost-scenarioanalyser breaks down the overhead rates of manufacturers and service providers for you within seconds. Only five company-specific inputs are required for the calculation, which are usually publicly available, so don’t waste time on research and guesswork regarding your suppliers and competitors.

If you have additional detailed knowledge about a situation, you can refine the calculation of overhead utilising the software input to maximise your position.

4cost-scenarioanalyser determines the respective overhead rates for material, development, administration and sales separately, providing an advantage when negotiating with suppliers.

4cost-scenarioanalyser quickly calculates overhead surcharges on the basis of the calculated overhead blocks and compares it to standard market values.

4cost-scenarioanalyser supports automatic data import via Excel templates, which can be provided to your suppliers for self-disclosure.

The profiles of analysed companies are saved in 4cost-scenarioanalyser for recall at any time.

Achieve results faster without time-consuming research. 4cost-scenarioanalyser provides you with comprehensive, country-specific benchmark data on materials, machinery and personnel. All data sets can be adapted and modified according to your company’s specific needs.

Due to the seamless integration of our software solutions, you can directly import the overhead costs calculated in 4cost-scenarioanalyser to the cost calculation created in 4cost-aces. This is effective for transparent price preparation for sales as well as accurate data for negotiations with suppliers.

See how 4cost-scenarioanalyser works

See how 4cost-scenarioanalyser works

We would be happy to convince you personally of the performance of our software 4cost-scenarioanalyser. Request now an online product demonstration without obligation. Our sales team will get in touch with you as soon as possible.

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The use of 4cost software offers many advantages

The use of 4cost software in your company opens and offers many advantages

Flexible licensing model
Regular updates for software and databases
Offline capability
Personal support
Intensive product training
Central file, user and rights management