IT Security Assurance Consultant


Permanent £45000 – £70000 per annum
Stockport, Greater Manchester

IT Security Assurance Consultant - Cyber Security, Governance, GDPR, ISO27001, CISSP, CISM, PCI QSA, IT GRC

IT Security Assurance Consultant

£45,000 - £70,000

Stockport, offices ideally located and easily commutable from Manchester, Altrincham, Wilmslow, Macclesfield, Bolton, Rochdale, Northwich, and other surrounding areas.

A leading Cyber Security and Compliance specialist are looking for an experienced IT Security Assurance Consultant to join a fun, friendly, and close-knit team. The IT Security Assurance Consultant will be working with the team to deliver remote and on-site security assessments to clients across the UK, Europe, and the USA. This will mean travel across the UK and on occasion travel international (all fully expensed). The ideal candidate will have a strong IT Security background and have excellent customer facing skills.

Key responsibilities:

  • Planning, analysing, recommending and delivering security assessments to customers about their suppliers
  • Travel to client's sites - clients are all over the UK, Europe and some in the USA so travel between sites will be required and on some occasions, this could be international.
  • Account manager - you will be responsible for driving and maintaining customer relationships.
  • Maintain technical and industry expertise in line with current legislation
  • Produce technical documents and proposals
  • Provide technical support in sales presentations and new customers business tenders


  • Excellent customer facing and communication skills;
  • Have a very structured and thorough way of working and have a good attention to detail;
  • Good Presentation skills;
  • Have experience of public speaking;
  • Good blend of business/commercial, and technical skills;
  • Comfortable and competent with both planning, analysis and delivery activities
  • Good overall knowledge of Cyber Security, IT GRC and IT/Operational Risk is considered a great advantage;
  • Excellent Report Writing skills.


  • Experience of providing 3rd party security assessment services would be of significant benefit
  • ISO 27001 Lead Auditor accreditation would be excellent
  • CISSP, CISM, CRISC, PCI QSA or similar preferable;
  • Experience of security risk management, vulnerability assessments, penetration testing an advantage;

This is a fantastic time to join a well-established organisation in a period of steady growth and with exciting plans for the future. For your contribution as an IT Security Assurance Consultant, you will be rewarded with an excellent salary and benefits package, as well as opportunities to progress as the company grows.

If you are currently an IT Security Assurance Consultant, or other IT Security professional (e.g. an Information Security Officer), looking for a new challenge within a growing organisation with an excellent market reputation, then please click "APPLY NOW" or send your CV to Alternatively, you can reach me on 0121 285 3916.

£45,000 - £70,000


IT Security Assurance Consultant - Cyber Security, Governance, GDPR, ISO27001, CISSP, CISM, PCI QSA, IT GRC

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