Click on the coloured buttons below to see an overview of some of the roles available within this area of the business. The boxes to the right give you an idea of what the role entails, the experience you might need to carry out the role as well as some qualifications that may be desirable to the recruiting manager.


HR Business Partner
Head of L&D
HR Support Centre Manager
Diversity & Inclusion Manager
Group Pensions Manager

What will I be responsible for?

Leads and manages a team to provide an effect HR and training service to the business with commercial focused HR solutions, advice and guidance. Provides strategic HR solutions to achieve business results

What decision/change authority will I have?

Manages senior internal and external relationship which are important for current delivery, ie internally, across the organisation and on Senior Management Boards

Who will I work with?

Management of HR teams. Strong work relationships with wider HR community. Works closely with other support services as required. Liaises closely with management. Works with Heads of HR to ensure that an effective HR strategy is delivered and maintained across the business

What projects/people will I lead?

Is expected to make recommendations to add or delete resources within their entity to ensure its integrity and typically manages an infrastructure of roles up to and including several team members. ‘Upward looking’ specialist advisors would typically be recognised as experts in their business and primarily call upon personal experience and knowledge to provide a trustworthy and comprehensive service to decision makers

What technical expertise will I need?

Working knowledge of specialist areas such as diversity and inclusion, corporate responsibility, pensions

What experience will I need?

Experienced in a senior HR role in a commercially focused environment. Sound knowledge of UK employment law and commercial judgement. Good project management skills and problem solving with ability to prioritise and multi-task. Experience of line managing other staff such as HR Managers, Training Managers, HR/Training Advisors

Will I need formal qualifications?

CIPD qualified (Chartered member)
CIPD Diploma in L&D Management (intermediate level)

Can I take ownership of my personal development?

Yes! Visit The learning zone (via the Milife homepage) to complete any one of the following eLearning courses:

Corporate Induction
Equality & Diversity (online)
Anti-Bribery & Corruption (online)

Where else will my skills and experience be relevant

Many of the skills you demonstrate within your current role will be transferable to a variety of roles within other areas of Mitie. Click on the function icons below to see where your current skillset could take you.

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