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Privacy Policy

Effective Date: December 22, 2020

Last Updated:  December 22, 2020

This Applicant Privacy Policy (the “Policy”) describes the practices of Blue Skies, LLC, dba Blue Skies Consulting (“BSC” or “us” or “we”) regarding the information that is solely collected through the Blue Skies Consulting career website hosted by Teamtailor at https://blueskiesconsulting.teamtailor.com/ (“Career Site”) in connection with your application for a job or internship with us.

1. CATEGORIES OF INFORMATION WE COLLECT THAT YOU PROVIDE

We may collect the following personal information from you in connection with your application through the Careers Site: Name, e-mail address, phone number, resume, and any other information you elect to provide to us.

If you do not provide sufficient information, we may be unable to consider your application.

However, please avoid submitting the following information that may qualify as sensitive information under applicable law, except where such information is legally required: information on race, religion, ethnicity, nationality or national origin, age, gender identity, sex life or practices or sexual orientation, marital status, medical or health information (including disability status), genetic or biometric information, biometric templates, political or philosophical beliefs, political party or trade union membership, background check information, judicial data such as criminal records or information on other judicial or administrative proceedings, and veteran status.

If the personal information you provide contains details of the information referenced in the preceding paragraph or your job evaluations or educational records, you authorize us to handle such details for the purposes of your job application.

Any information you submit through the Careers Site must be true, complete and not misleading.

It is your responsibility to ensure that information you submit does not violate any third party’s rights.

If you provide us with personal information of a reference or any other individual as part of your application, it is your responsibility to obtain consent from that individual prior to providing the information to us.

2. USE OF INFORMATION / LEGAL BASIS

We collect and process information about you for the following reasons:

a)       Because you voluntarily provide this information;

b)      Because this information is necessary to take steps at your request prior to entering into an employment or internship;

c)       Because this information is of particular importance to us and we have a specific legitimate interest under law to process it;

d)      To comply with a legal obligation; or

e)      Where necessary to protect the vital interests of any person.

The information that you submit on the Careers Site will be used for our personnel recruitment, management, and planning purposes, as permitted by local law, including: 

  • To process your application;
  • To assess your capabilities and qualifications for a job;
  • To conduct reference checks;
  • To respond to your inquiries and communicate with you about your application, and to send you information regarding the Careers Site and changes to our terms and policies;
  • To comply with or monitor compliance with any applicable law or regulation; 
  • To conduct background checks if we offer you a position; and
  • To preserve our other legitimate interests, for example, for our administrative purposes, aggregate management reporting, internal training, and as generally required to conduct our business.

The information about you will be added to our candidate database.  If you do not wish us to do this, please contact hrothbard@blueskiesllc.com.

If we engage you, personal information we collect in connection with your application may be incorporated into our human resources system and may be used to manage the new-engage process; any such information may become part of your employee file and may be used for other employment-related purposes.

We may also use the information as we believe to be necessary or appropriate: (a) under applicable law, including laws outside your country of residence; (b) to comply with legal process; (c) to respond to requests from public and government authorities including public and government authorities outside your country of residence; (d) to protect our legal rights and operations or the rights, privacy, safety or property, and/or of us, you, or others; and (e) to allow us to pursue available remedies or limit the damages that we may sustain.

3. DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

We may share personal information with affiliates and/or partners that are involved in evaluating candidates for a given position. We will make the information available to personnel with a business need to know the information, including personnel in the recruiting, human resources, and information technology departments, and in the department responsible for the position for which you are applying. 

We may share personal information with third-party service providers who provide services such as hosting and operating the Careers Site, recruiting assistance, background check processing, and similar services. 

We also may share personal information as we believe to be necessary or appropriate: (a) under applicable law, including laws outside your country of residence; (b) to comply with legal process; (c) to respond to requests from public and government authorities including public and government authorities outside your country of residence; (d) to protect our legal rights and operations or the rights, privacy, safety or property, and/or of us, you, or others; and (e) to allow us to pursue available remedies or limit the damages that we may sustain.

We may transfer information in the event of any reorganization, merger, sale, joint venture, assignment, transfer or other disposition of all or any portion of our business, assets or stock (including in connection with any bankruptcy or similar proceedings).

Disclosing your personal information may include transferring personal information to other countries (including countries other than where you are based that have a different data protection regime than is found in the country where you are based).  If you are located in the European Economic Area (the “EEA”), this may include countries outside of the EEA.

4. DATA RETENTION

We keep your personal information for as long as needed or permitted in light of the purpose(s) for which it was obtained. The criteria used to determine our retention periods include (i) for as long as we have an ongoing relationship with you (such as an application process); as required by a legal obligation to which we are subject; or as advisable in light of our legal position (such as in regard of applicable statutes of limitations, litigation, or regulatory investigations).

We may remove personal information for inactive accounts, subject to any applicable legal or regulatory obligations. Furthermore, we may delete personal information about you (including your CV/resumé) from our database at any time and without providing any reason. Therefore, please retain your own copy of the personal information provided to us.

5. ACCESS AND CORRECTION

If you register on the Careers Site, you may access, review, and change your personal information stored therein by logging into the Careers Site and updating your account information. However, if have authenticated your login via a mobile number or email address, such information cannot be updated in the same login session.

We encourage you to promptly update your personal information if it changes or is inaccurate.

Apart from information contained in your profile, where permitted by applicable law, you may request (i) access to personal information we collect, (ii) its modification or suppression, (iii) that we restrict its processing, (iv) that we cease using it (objection right); and/or (v) that we transfer personal information to you or another organization in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format (right to data portability). Please email us at hrothbard@blueskiesllc.com with any such requests.

For your protection, we may only implement requests with respect to the information associated with the particular email address that you use to send us your request, and we may need to verify your identity before implementing your request. We will try to comply with your request as soon as reasonably practicable. Please note that certain personal information may be exempt from such access, correction, or suppression rights pursuant to local data protection laws.

6. SECURITY

We use reasonable organizational, technical and administrative measures to protect personal information within our organization.  Unfortunately, no data transmission or storage system can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.  If you have reason to believe that your interaction with us is no longer secure (for example, if you feel that the security of any account you might have with us has been compromised), please immediately notify us of the problem by contacting us in accordance with the “Contact Us” section below.

We hereby disclaim, as far as permitted by local laws, any liability for us and our affiliates and contractors for any personal information we collect in connection with your application that is lost, misused, illegally accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed or not timely delivered to our Careers Site.

7. LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES

The Careers Site may contain links to other websites.  This Policy does not address, and we are not responsible for, the privacy, information or other practices of any third parties, including any third party operating any website or service to which the Careers Site links.  The inclusion of a link on the Careers Site does not imply endorsement of the linked site or service by us.  We encourage you to read the legal notices posted on those sites, including their privacy policies.

8. ABOUT Children

The Careers Site is not intended for individuals under the age of 18.

9. CHANGES TO THE POLICY

We reserve the right to amend this Policy at any time in order to address future developments, the Careers Site, or changes in industry or legal trends.  We will post the revised Policy on the Careers Site or announce the change on the home page of the Careers Site.

You can determine when the Policy was revised by referring to the “Last Updated” legend on the top of this Policy. 

Any changes will become effective upon the posting of the revised Policy on the Careers Site. By continuing to use the Careers Site following such changes, you will be deemed to have agreed to such changes. 

If you do not agree with the terms of this Policy, in whole or part, you can choose to not continue to use the Careers Site. 

10. CONTACT US

If you have questions or requests, please feel free to contact us at hrothbard@blueskiesllc.com.

 

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