Senior Policy Advisor

Senior Policy Advisor (People Services) - Milton Keynes - 12 Month FTC - £33,797 - £40,322pa

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Policy Advisor to join the team of a public sector organisation within Milton Keynes.


Your duties and responsibilities will include:



  • Developing, maintaining, reviewing and amending People Services policies and procedures

  • To provide an advisory service to People Services colleagues on changes to People Services policies and procedures for all staff categories.

  • To research and analyse forthcoming legislation to ensure People Services policies and procedures are compliant.

  • Proactively undertakes research and develops new PS policies and procedures in response to changes in legislation and University strategic objectives.

  • Analyses new employment legislation and reviews impact on existing policy and procedures.

  • Reviews existing policies and procedures to ensure they are up-to-date and compliant with current employment legislation as well as reflecting best practice.

  • Provides advice to PS Business Partners and other People Services colleagues on new and revised PS policies and procedures as a result of changes in legislation.


To be suitable for this opportunity; the following qualifications or experience is required:



  • A relevant qualification in the field of HR or management at least at certificate level or equivalent.

  • Substantial experience of writing HR policies and procedures, interpreting complex legal documentation and translating them into relevant policies and procedures.

  • A sound working knowledge of UK employment legislation.

  • Experience of applying employment legislation in a working environment.

  • Experience of working in a complex unionised environment.

  • Attention to detail

  • Intermediate skill level with MS Office particularly excel and word


For further information and to apply then please contact Deanna at STR on 02392322381 and email a copy of your most recent CV to dhiggins@strgroup.co.uk



strgroup is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


  • Start: Late October
  • Duration: 12 Month FTC
  • Rate: £33797.00 - £40322.00 per annum
  • Location: Milton Keynes, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Human_Resources
  • Recruiter: STR Group Limited
  • Tel: 02392 322 381
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2020-10-01 16:49:01 -

  • View all Jobs from STR Group Limited


Share Job