Pre-employment security screening

Pre-employment security screening is one of our most popular products, provided to some of the most highly regarded, high profile organisations in the world.

Our pre-employment security screening service

We offer a complete menu of options, from the most basic, pre-employment checks to a fully bespoke service, to enhance our clients’ security strategies and reduce their exposure to risks.

Our clients use our pre-employment security screening service not only to conduct pre-hire checks, but also to protect against insider threats, saving their organisations from disruption and from future and current employee risks.

Our security screening service offers:

Tailored open source checks​​

Criminality checks in 75+ countries​​

Financial probity checks​​

800+ sanction lists

CV verification​​

Reference/employment/education checks

Directorship checks​​

Expert research team

Our team of analysts are specifically trained and developed, providing a blend of in-depth scrutiny and succinct summary, giving our clients exactly what they need to assess and act on any employee, or potential employee risks.

We have also developed our own online portal (Horus Online Screening System – HOSS) to make it easier for our clients to upload information.

HOSS was built by our R&D team to provide a seamless interface between the key stakeholders in screening – candidates, recruiters, corporate security and Horus. It is packaged in an online portal accessible from any internet-enabled device, and employs a clear, user-friendly traffic light reporting system

Why Horus Security?

We deliver specialist high quality intelligence and security consultancy, led by one of the most experienced senior leadership teams in the sector.

HOSS (Horus Online Screening System)

For clients using our screening services, our R&D team built a tailored platform to provide a seamless interface between the key stakeholders in the screening process – candidates, recruiters, corporate security and our own team.

HOSS was built from the ground up and is packaged in an online portal accessible from any internet-enabled device, making it as easy and efficient as possible to upload and download data and information.

It ensures our clients have a robust and auditable process that gives key oversight and visibility on the progress and outcome of screening at every level of the business.


  • Our new system allows clients to search for candidates faster and easier.
  • Clients are able to add candidates in a time-efficient manner.
  • Our R&D have implemented a function to add multiple candidates in one session.
  • Clients are now able to view their candidates screening progress.

Talk to us about your security screening needs