Organizations, in today competitive markets, need a comprehensive and a robust operations framework with supporting management systems to monitor progress and make business decisions based on factual data.
What is a Management System?
A management system is a document, tested and internationally accepted framework of policies, processes and procedures enabling organizations to implement a structured approach to achieve their objectives. This process of systematizing how things are done is known as a management system.
The principle behind the Management System is to enable organizations design, implement and maintain a coherent set of policies, processes and systems to manage risks.
Why use a Management System?
To ensure that the business is able to achieve its goals and ensure smooth operations, avoid ad-hoc changes, maintain experienced personnel, meet compliance needs, ensure security, increase efficiency and have a holistic view of their operating environment and the challenges, organization need a Management System that is comprehensive in nature and scalable to meet their growing business needs.
ISO management system standards (MSS) can help organizations improve their performance by implementing specifying repeatable steps to achieve their goals and objectives and to create a culture that automatically engages in continuous self-evaluation, correction and improvement of operations and processes through heightened employee awareness and management leadership and commitment
Why Audit a Management System?
Implementing and documenting a management system and abiding to a code of practices, industrial guidance and other regulations can help your business benefit from regional and international best practices. These include:
- More efficient use of resources and improved financial performance,
- Improved risk management and protection of people and the environment, and
- Increased capability to deliver consistent and improved services and products, thereby increasing value to customers and all other stakeholders.
Auditing an organizational management System(s) by an independent third party professional Auditor or experienced and knowledgeable internal auditor enable organizations to check how far their achievements meet their objectives and show conformity to the standard.
Whether you are pursuing certifications of management systems in Quality, Health & Safety, Environment, Information Security, Business Continuity, IT Service Management, Food Safety, Asset Management, Energy Management, Medical Devices, or Supply Chain Security, SYSUSA can help.