Marketing Business Partner

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Date: 18-Mar-2023

Location: Birmingham, Birmingham, GB

Company: Bureau Veritas

An award-winning employer, our people are trusted and responsible, believing in what they do with a clear commitment to contribute to transforming the world we live in and shaping a world of trust. Bureau Veritas operates in a wide range of sectors, delivering Testing, Inspection and Certification services to some of the world’s biggest household names. With more than 400,000 global clients and a reputation for quality, we are at the forefront of service and innovation.

Our people are at the heart of everything we do, which is why we have worked hard to create a supportive and engaging working environment, which is open and inclusive and individuals are given the opportunity to fulfil their potential and really leave their mark.


Role: Marketing Business Partner

Location: Birmingham (Fort Dunlop), Midlands


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We are looking for a marketer with energy, drive, and passion. To be part of our team your communication skills must be your biggest selling point, you will need to be able to create solid stakeholder relationships, challenge the strategic plan at all levels across the business and be able to work with the team to create desirable messages for the business units we work together with.


The workload is demanding, we work at a pace supporting the UK business, but with such a challenge brings a varied day to day. The people we get to work with are incredible, their expertise and knowledge makes doing our job really interesting and you get to learn new things every day.


In addition, you will have the opportunity to develop, lead and deliver the UK strategy to facilitate overall growth of the B&I (Buildings & Infrastructure) business area.


If this sounds like the right place for you, please get in touch for a chat.


Role Purpose

  • The role of the Marketing Business Partner – B&I (Buildings and Infrastructure) is to develop and lead the UK strategy to facilitate the overall growth of the B&I business areas by becoming the business partner for the relevant business lines. By focusing on the B&I growth markets and applying market specific strategy designed to deliver one or more of the identified penetration plans of increasing market share, revenue and or profit. 
  • Develop and manage a communication strategy for the B&I sitting within the overall marketing strategy positioning Bureau Veritas as a ‘voice of the market’ / ‘strategic partner’ concepts which provide the vehicle for marketing campaigns and events. 
  • To manage outbound B&I communication for the UK business.  Ensuring brand protection, consistency, and professional image of all operational external and internal communications.


What will you need to succeed in this role?

  • Excellent communication skills are essential and ability to work in a fast-paced environment is also key
  • Demonstrable experience in a senior marketing environment, specifically in developing marketing and communication strategies, ideally within a professional services business
  • Ability to take a potentially complex and technically orientated service, challenge or product and present it in a meaningful, succinct, and understandable format
  • Experience of developing and maintaining key stakeholder relationships across a matrix organisation, a true business partner approach 


What’s in it for you?

  • Negotiable basic salary
  • 25 days holiday + 8 bank holidays with the option to buy or sell 5 holidays, plus an option to carry over 5 days
  • Combined employee/employer pension contributions of up to 12%
  • Flexible working with 3 days in the office (Fort Dunlop, Birmingham) and 2 days working from home
  • Share in Success company bonus scheme - We recognise that overall business success is due to the contribution made by every employee
  • Flexible benefits scheme, to suit what is important to you including Life Cover, Private health care, Dental Care, GymFlex, Techscheme, Enhanced Maternity/Paternity policy, Give as You Earn scheme & Travel Insurance
  • Health and Wellbeing Support through; Mental Health First aiders, Employee Assistance programme & Smart Health services
  • Working for an Industry leading global Inspection company certified as a UK Top Employer for the last nine years in a row







Please be aware that all roles within Bureau Veritas UK&I may require a DBS, Credit or Security Clearance Check.


Bureau Veritas is an equal opportunity employer.  No job applicant or employee shall receive less favourable treatment because of their gender, marital or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, colour, race, ethnic origin, religion, disability or age.


Bureau Veritas operates a strict Code of Ethics that ensures the proper conduct of our day-to-day business.