Heason are pleased to announce that we are officially accredited by JOSCAR, an accreditation system for the aerospace, defence and security sectors.
What is JOSCAR?
JOSCAR stands for the Joint Supply Chain Accreditation
Register. It is a collaboration solution which reduces the time, cost, resources and duplication needed to provide information to major customers. It collects,
validates and maintains supplier information used by buyers to help with
procurement compliance, making it a trusted source of information to help make
business decisions easier.
The JOSCAR accreditation was established following an
initiative led by ADS Group and includes a growing number of prime contractors
as registered buyers. Current organisations subscribing to the system include:
The Ministry of Defence
General Dynamics UK Limited
Rolls Royce Submarines
JOSCAR is also a risk management tool that assesses risks relating
to products and services being provided and across areas of compliance. Areas
Insurance and third-party certification
Health and safety
Environmental and sustainability
Anti-bribery and corruption
Product safety and quality
What does the JOSCAR accreditation mean for Heason?
There are many benefits for being JOSCAR registered. These
Easier Regulatory Requirement: Comprehensive, accurate and
regular updated insight into third party risk
Single Source of Truth: Thousands of third parties in a
single, searchable, reportable and easily accessible system
Reduced Procurement Timescales: Instant access to third
party information, reducing the time needed to qualify new suppliers or renew
High Quality Validated Information: We check all third-party
information in accordance with a consistent, objective and continually updated
Cost and Resource Efficient: Costs are shared amongst
community members, significantly reducing the cost of an in-house solution
Peer Network: Access to the combined experience and
resources of other members in the community with shared goals and challenge
More about JOSCAR
You can find out more information related to JOSCAR on the Hellios
If you have any questions regarding our JOSCAR accreditation, please call us on +44 (0) 1403 792 300 or email email@example.com.