Trainee Consultant – Governance, Risk, and Compliance


Dionach are a dynamic cyber security company looking for a Trainee Consultant in Governance, Risk and Compliance to join our growing team.

Are you a recent graduate or do you have experience in IT, auditing, or risk and compliance?
Are you looking for a career change or want to get into information security? If so, keep reading, this job is for you!


Your main role will be as a Trainee Consultant in Governance, Risk and Compliance, with options for research and development, and to work in other areas of information security consultancy.

You will have the opportunity to learn and work on a large range of services including PCI DSS assessments, ISO 27001 audits and implementations, risk governance and risk management, as well as business continuity projects. See Dionach Services for a full list of our services.

Your main role will be assisting technical leads in implementing an ISMS, conducting ISO 27001 audits, providing consultancy and guidance for achieving PCI DSS compliance, conducting PCI DSS assessments, and running risk management workshops using a variety of standards including ISO 27005 and IRAM 2. You will be part of a team that will work closely with clients helping them transform, implement, and stay compliant with applicable standards and regulations.

Dionach will offer you the opportunity to learn, gain qualifications and experience, be part of an experienced team, and work with a wide variety of technologies and organisations.



Main requirements for the role:

  • Recent graduate or possess work experience in IT, auditing or risk and compliance
  • Basic knowledge of relevant security standards such as ISO 27001, and PCI DSS
  • Ability to work solo on jobs and in teams
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Outstanding verbal communication skills with the ability to explain things in a clear and non-technical way.
  • Excellent writing skills for technical documents and improving processes (such as policies and reports).
  • A valid right to work in the UK.
  • A valid SC clearance or being eligible for obtaining SC clearance


Experiences and skills that would also be beneficial:

  • IT qualifications or certifications



Why choose Dionach?

Dionach are a growing information security company specialising in penetration testing and information assurance services. You will have the opportunity to join an experienced team and enhance your skills. Dionach have leading industry certifications including CREST, CHECK, PCI QSA and ISO 27001, with a focus on improving customers’ security, and developing people’s skills and qualifications.
Dionach are always looking for self-motivated people who wish to work in a fun, flexible environment, where they can make a difference to the business. We are a growing business which provide opportunities for both interesting work and career development.


Along with a competitive salary structure, you will have the following various benefits:

  • Hybrid working environment – that supports working remotely, with the opportunity to use the offices based on your preference, and of course attend team events!
  • Technical development & given time to develop your skills
  • Training labs
  • Certification training and sponsorship
  • Private health insurance
  • Eyecare plan
  • Employee benefits & discounts platform
  • Cycle Scheme to Work
  • EAP Scheme & well-being platform, including confidential telephone/face to face support and counselling
  • Income Protection if unable to work due to illness or injury

Dionach actively promote equality and value diversity in our workforce. We support our employees with options such as flexible hours and personal development.

We welcome applications from anywhere in the UK.


Job types: full-time, permanent
Location: remote
Start: ASAP
Salary: up to £30k per annum, depending on experience and qualifications.








To apply: please send your CV to [email protected]