Second Party AuditsSecond Party Management System audits refers to the audit carried out by one company over another to confirm the effectiveness of the management system applied by the inspected company. Second Party audit is addressed to all businesses that wish to verify the suitability of their suppliers, their authorized representatives and affiliates.
GCERT provides 2nd Party Audit services designed to identify specific procedures and requirements from the supplier / affiliate of a business and to fully implement its contractual obligations.
Why it is important?
The most important reasons a company carries out 2nd Party Audits on a company are:
Check the degree of compliance of the audited company with the agreed upon requirements for the implementation of management systems.
Check for weaknesses of the audited company and take appropriate measures to manage them effectively.
Checking the suitability of the audited company regarding its ability meet relevant requirements.