HR Business Partner

The Mayor’s Office for Policing and Crime (MOPAC) is the organisation through which the Mayor of London exercises his role as the Police and Crime Commissioner for London and is led by the Deputy Mayor for Policing and Crime. MOPAC undertakes a broad range of statutory duties and works closely with the Mayor of London, Deputy Mayor and Metropolitan Police Service to deliver the priorities that will create safer London communities.


MOPAC is navigating through significant workforce and workplace change, seeking to embed new ways of working and connecting, driving an inclusion culture.  All whilst delivering in a fast paced political and demand led environment providing oversight of the Metropolitan Police Service and developing commissioned services for London.  In the midst of this we are moving to a new HR service delivery model! We recognise the scale of this challenge and have developed this new exciting role to partner the business and close the gap between HR strategy and operations to support all of MOPAC.

Specifically, you will:

  • Partner with managers to develop workforce solutions ensuring alignment to MOPAC strategies and objectives through effective delivery of the People Strategy comprising: Managing, Recognising and Developing our People, Inclusive Culture, Healthy Working Environment, Great Leaders and Managers.
  • Support the Head of HR & OD in the implementation of hybrid working at MOPAC, ensuring effective workforce planning, talent and succession, learning and development, and employee experience activities and interventions.
  • Lead the implementation of the new HR service delivery model including building a new team and establishing the external shared service arrangement ensuring a smooth transition and improved service for MOPAC.  

If you have the passion and the skills to step up to this challenge, then we would love for you to apply. You will be joining a very committed group of people who care about London and each other.

Want to find out what it’s like to work with MOPAC?

Read our interview with Havana Wellings-Longmore (Community Engagement Officer).

If you have a question about this role please contact Kim Chudley, Head of HR & OD, on

If you have a question about the role or the recruitment process, please contact a member of the HR team via email on

Political Restriction

Political Restriction; under the Local Government and Housing Act 1989 (as amended by the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Act 2011) all members of staff of MOPAC will be politically restricted without the right to apply for an exemption.

Security Vetting Clearance

The successful candidates will be expected to undergo the necessary security vetting (RV/CTC) which may take around 8 weeks, or longer in some cases, to be completed. Applicants will also need to have resided in the UK continuously for at least the last three years.

Reward and Benefits

In addition to a good salary package, we offer an attractive range of benefits including 32.5 days’ annual leave, interest free season ticket loan, civil service pension scheme and flexible working arrangements.

Applying for the role

To view the job description please click on the apply button and this will take you to the applicant tracking system where you can view the job description.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate. If this sounds like you, please click on the apply button. Please ensure your Supporting Statement clearly addresses the essential criteria and competency framework.

Where are we based?

The team is usually based at Union Street (SE1 0LL) but we are currently working from home in the main, however this may change over the coming months.

To apply, please click Apply here on Changeboard.

Application closing date: 23:59 on 23 November 2021.

Interview date: Engagement Panel 1 or 2 December 2021.

Interview Panel: 7 December 2021.

London’s diversity is its biggest asset and we strive to ensure our workforce reflects this at all levels. We welcome applications from everyone regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith or disability.

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