Bouygues Immobilier is a leading private property developer in France and Europe, with 1,908 employees at 31 December 2017 and sales of €2,712 million in 2017. With 39 branches in France and four outside France, Bouygues Immobilier has nearly 60 years' experience in developing residential, corporate and commercial projects in more than 250 towns and cities. Bouygues Immobilier has a strong commitment to innovation and sustainable development and therefore seeks to provide better quality of life over the long term for all its customers by making their experience of the buying process and the use they make of the living spaces and services created for them as pleasant as possible. Bouygues Immobilier is the first developer to be certified ISO 9001 in France, NF Habitat HQE, and Top Employer France 2017, and to win the 2016 prize for the best customer relations awarded by the French Customer Relations Association (AFRC).
The Top Employers Institute (formerly the CRF Institute) rewards excellence wherever companies seek to improve the working conditions of their employees. It has now unveiled the results of this year's study into the working conditions offered by prestigious employers in France. Bouygues Immobilier is part of a select cluster of companies that have been certified "Top Employer France 2015". It is delighted to receive such official recognition as a high-quality employer.
Under the process applied by Top Employers, participating companies are subjected to a strenuous review and must meet strict criteria to be certified. As a further endorsement, the responses given by companies are screened through an independent audit.
The Top Employers Institute assessed Bouygues Immobilier's staff-related measures in the following areas :
- Talent management strategy
- Workforce planning
- Training and skills development
- Performance management
- Leadership development
- Career and successions planning
- Remuneration and benefits
- Business culture
According to Benoît Montet, France MD for the Top Employers Institute: "Optimum working conditions ensure that employees can progress on a professional and personal level. Based on the findings of our in-depth research, Bouygues Immobilier offers a remarkable workplace environment and has implemented innovative practices in areas ranging from employee benefits to working conditions and performance management programmes. These measures, which are indicative of high-level HR procedures, are an integral part of the company's business culture.”
Jacky Guilloteau, Executive VP, Human Resources at Bouygues Immobilier, had the following to say: “Known for its high standards and rigorous methods, the Top Employer initiative provides us with a useful opportunity for probing our HR practices. In 2015, we will continue upgrading these practices as we increasingly seek to support our employees in the context of Bouygues Immobilier's transformation.”