Big App Consultancy is committed to privacy for everyone who accesses the
site. Under the Data Protection Acts of 1984 and 1998, we must comply with
certain regulations which are designed to ensure that any data you provide to us
is processed with due care and attention.
What sort of data do we collect?
Big App Consultancy collects personal data about you to
help in the recruitment process. This data consists of information such as your
name, address, e-mail address, work and education history and your responses to
and the results of assessments administered through the site, plus your
nationality which we are required to collect by law. We also collect information
in the aggregate to provide us with a better understanding of the users of our
website as a group, but which does not contain personally identifiable information.
Why do we process this personal data?
We process this personal data as necessary to aid the
recruitment process. We may also use data collected in the aggregate to help us
to understand our users as a group so that we can provide you with a better service.
Why do we collect and process sensitive personal data?
We collect and process sensitive personal data only so far as is necessary to
ensure we conform with legal requirements, for example under the equality of
opportunity laws. By using this website and by registering your details with us,
you consent to us collecting and processing sensitive personal data supplied by
you and disclosing this information to prospective employers and clients in
connection with the recruitment process.
Do we pass data to third parties?
Where necessary we may pass data to third parties that help us to process
data and to prospective or intended employers or customers for the purpose of
recruitment. We may also share aggregate information with selected third parties
but we do not disclose individual names or any identifying information.
How is this data safeguarded?
The security of your data is extremely important to us. Access to your
personal data is only provided to our staff and third parties who help us to
process data and, in order to help with the recruitment process, to prospective
employers or customers.
How do we let you know if our policy changes?
Any policy changes, either due to business reasons or future changes in
legislation, will be posted on this page and, if substantial, may be promoted on
the website or through e-mail notification.
What are 'cookies' and why do we use them?
'Cookies' are ways of saving a small amount of personal information. We use
cookies to save your user name and details about what type of job you are
looking for. This allows easy access to our site, with recommendations that are
relevant to you. If your computer is shared by other people, we advise that you
select the 'Don't remember my details' option when you sign out of your account.
This will remove all details from the cookie. If you would like more information
on 'cookies' please follow the link.
How do you remove your name from the database?
Under the Employment Agencies Act, Big App Consultancy is obliged to
hold your data for 12 months after it was last used. After 12 months of
non-usage we will contact you and ask you if you want to keep your details on
our database. If you do not indicate by signing in to Big App Consultancy
that you wish your details to be retained on our database, we will archive your