Privacy Policy CFF

  1. Introduction

This Privacy Notice explains how we use any personal data (also referred to as ‘information’) we collect about you. It describes the following:

  • The information we collect about you
  • How we use your information
  • Who we share your information with
  • Your rights regarding our use of your information
  • How long we keep your information
  • How to contact us
  1. What information do we collect about you?

We collect information about you in the following circumstances:

  • When you register with us to make a career enquiry
  • If you make an enquiry about our services
  • When you voluntarily complete customer surveys, provide feedback and participate in competitions or research studies, or agree to be on our contact lists in relation to our client communications
  • When we use cookies to collect information about your use of our website. For more information about how we use cookies, please see our cookie policy below
  • When we use a third-party service (e.g. Google Analytics) to collect information about how visitors to our website use the site, including collecting information about the country from which you logged, which pages you visited and how long you were on our site.
  1. How do we use your information?

We use your information to do the following:

  • Process your request for news items about our company and, if you agree, to email you about other services we think may be of interest to you
  • If you make an employment enquiry we will pass your details to other relevant companies within the Huntsworth Group
  • If you make an enquiry about our services, we will pass your details to the relevant other companies within the Huntsworth Group to ensure that your enquiry is adequately dealt with
  • Process your personal data for research purposes as outlined in the consent process through which you supplied this to us
  • Email you about similar goods and services to those you’ve purchased from us which you may be interested in
  • Enter and perform a contract with you or to perform any steps you require from us before entering into the contract. If you do not provide information required by us to enter into a contract with you, we will not be able to enter into that agreement with you or provide you with the services you require

We will rely on one of the following legal grounds (as appropriate) to process your personal data:

  • To enter and perform a contract with you or to perform any steps you require from us before entering into a contract
  • To pursue our legitimate business interests in providing and marketing our products and services
  • Your specific consent to us using your information, which you can withdraw at any time
  • To comply with our legal obligations and establish, exercise or defend our legal rights
  • Those other purposes that you have agreed with us
  1. Who do we share your information with?

We share information with the following third parties:

  • Data processors, our suppliers who provide us with services
  • Our processing partners in relation to payroll, healthcare and invoice payments (i.e if you are an employee or freelancer). The use of this personal data is restricted to the extent necessary for the performance of the contract between us
  • Other Huntsworth Group companies listed in the appendix to Huntsworth PLC’s latest interim or annual report, which can be found at http://www.huntsworth.com/investor-relations/;
  • Persons connected with any sale, merger, acquisition, disposal, reorganisation or similar change of our business (or of the business of any company in the Huntsworth Group, including any potential or actual purchaser of that business and that purchaser’s advisors)
  • Local and foreign regulators, governments, law enforcement authorities, advisors, courts, tribunals and arbitrators
  • Other third parties, with your consent

Some of these third parties are based outside the European Economic Area (EEA) in, amongst others, the following countries: United States of America, China, Hong Kong, Singapore, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kenya and Russia.

If we do transfer your information from the EEA to a jurisdiction outside the EEA, we will take appropriate steps to protect that information, which includes the following: (i) Entering into an agreement with the third party which includes clauses that the EU Commission has determined offer adequate protection for your information, a template copy of which is available at: https://ec.europa.eu/info/law/law-topic/data-protection/data-transfers-outside-eu/model-contracts-transfer-personal-data-third-countries_en; or (ii) Otherwise ensuring that information would only be transferred to third parties in jurisdictions that the EU Commission has determined offers adequate protection for your personal information.

  1. What are your rights in relation to our use of your information?

You have rights under data protection law in relation to our use of your personal data, which include the following:

  • Request access to your information by submitting a request to compliance@huntsworth.com
  • Update or amend your information if it is inaccurate or incomplete
  • Object to certain uses of your personal data, including direct marketing and processing based on legitimate interests and processing for purposes of scientific or historical research and statistics on grounds relating to your particular situation
  • Request the deletion of your information, or restrict its use, in certain circumstances (for example, subject to lawful exceptions applying, you can request that we erase your information where the information is no longer necessary for the purpose for which it was collected)
  • To withdraw any consents you have provided in respect of our use of your information
  • To request a copy of the information you have provided to us, to use for your own purposes (often called your right to data portability)
  • To lodge a complaint with the relevant data protection supervisory authority in your jurisdiction.

If you have subscribed to us or agreed to be on a contact list to receive information from us, you can ask to be removed at any time by using the unsubscribe link included in any e-communications, or by emailing compliance@huntsworth.com.

If you have any questions about these rights, or you would like to exercise any of them, please contact us by submitting a request to compliance@huntsworth.com – additional details of how to get in touch are set out in section 7 below.

  1. How long do we keep your information?

Personal data of employees and freelancers will be kept for no longer than is necessary and that period of time will be determined with reference to applicable statutory limitation periods in your jurisdiction.

Our policy is to destroy employment applications one year after their submission if they have not led to an offer of employment, unless during the submission process you agreed to a longer retention period on the basis of being considered for future work opportunities we may have. If you are engaged with us ‘to perform a contract,’ then local market data retention legislation may apply to elements of the information you supply to us.

Any other information obtained as set out in section 2 above will be kept for no longer than is necessary and will be determined with reference to applicable statutory limitation periods in your jurisdiction, or otherwise as agreed between us.

We will keep our retention policies under review to ensure that your data is not stored for longer than is strictly necessary.

  1. How to contact us?

If you have any questions about this privacy notice or the information we hold about you, you can contact us in the following ways:

  • By email: compliance@huntsworth.com
  • By post: Company Secretary, Huntsworth PLC, 8th floor Holborn Gate, 26 Southampton Buildings, London, WC2A 1AN

Enquiries from outside the European Union can still be made via the above email or postal route.

  1. Changes to this Privacy Notice

We keep this Privacy Notice under regular review and we will place any updates on this webpage.

This Privacy Notice was last updated on 1 August 2019

Cookie Policy CFF website

Introduction

Thank you for visiting this website and for reviewing the CFF Communications corporate website privacy policy. This policy describes the information we may collect, how we may collect and use it, and certain other privacy issues, including the precautions we take to protect your privacy.

Section A: Information collected and how it is used

What we collect if you browse our corporate website:

If you browse, read pages, or download information from our corporate website, we will gather and store certain limited information about your visit. You should know that this information does not identify you personally. We automatically collect and store the following information about your visit:

  • The Internet Protocol (IP) address and domain name used. The IP address is a numerical identifier assigned either to your internet service or directly to your computer. We use the IP address to direct internet traffic to you. This address can be translated to determine the domain name of your service provider (e.g., abc-company.com, xyz-school.edu, and so on).
  • The type of browser and operating system you used
  • The date and time you visited this site
  • The web pages or services you accessed at this site
  • The website you visited prior to coming to this site

The information we automatically collect or store is used by us only for the purpose of improving the content of our web services and to help us understand how people are using our services so that we may continually improve the performance, suitability and usefulness of our websites to you.

What we collect if you volunteer information:
If during your visit to one of our websites you sign in for e-mail alerts/forms then your e-mail address will be taken.

We will use your e-mail to send you alerts when key information is published on the corporate website.

Section B: cookies

When you visit our corporate website we use cookies. These cookies collect information about how visitors use our website, such as the referring domain, frequency of visits to certain web pages and the time spent by users during each visit to our website. These cookies do not collect personally identifying information and the data collected is anonymous.

We use these cookies to monitor the services we provide via our website and to make improvements to the website as a whole. The cookies we use on this website are Google Analytics. You can find out more about cookies by visiting allaboutcookies.org.

Google Analytics

The website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (‘Google’). Google Analytics uses cookies (text files placed on your computer) to help the website operators analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.

Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

How to control and delete cookies

Please note that certain features of our website may not work quite as well as we would like, or as well as you would expect, if cookies are disabled.
The Help menu on the menu bar of most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser prompt you when you receive a new cookie and how to disable cookies altogether.