Gartner Research

Cost-Driver-Based Savings Target Discussions (Ford)

Published: 25 March 2019

ID: G00707579

Analyst(s): Procurement Research Team


Procurement leaders must signal to their staff that investigating cost drivers is a priority. Learn how procurement leaders at Ford make cost driver analysis the starting point for setting savings objectives.

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Cost Driver Gap Analysis

Table 1: Ford’s Direct Spend Cost Driver Analysis Template

Table 2: Example Indirect Spend Cost Driver Analysis Template

Target Setting and Buy-In



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