Bestman Solutions understands that your privacy is important to you and that you care about how your personal data is used and shared online. We respect and value the privacy of everyone who visits this website, www.bestmansolutions.com (“Our Site”) and will only collect and use personal data in ways that are described here, and in a manner that is consistent with our obligations and your rights under the law.
In this Policy, the following terms shall have the following meanings:
“personal data” means any and all data that relates to an identifiable person who can be directly or indirectly identified from that data. In this case, it means personal data that you give to Us via Our Site. This definition shall, where applicable, incorporate the definitions provided in the EU Regulation 2016/679 – the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”); and
“We/Us/Our” means Bestman Solutions, a limited company registered in England under company number 12524053, whose main trading address is 7 Bell Yard, The Strand, London WC2A 2JR
2.1. Our Site is owned and operated by Bestman Solutions , a limited company registered in England under company number 12524053, whose main trading address is trading address is 7 Bell Yard, The Strand, London WC2A 2JR
2.2. Our Data Protection Officer is Owanate Bestman and can be contacted by email at email@example.com, by telephone on 0203 488 5035 or by post at 7 Bell Yard, The Strand, London WC2A 2JR.
4.1. As a data subject, you have the following rights under the GDPR, which this Policy and Our use of personal data have been designed to uphold:
4.1.1. The right to be informed about Our collection and use of personal data;
4.1.2. The right of access to the personal data We hold about you (see section 12);
4.1.3. The right to rectification if any personal data We hold about you is inaccurate or incomplete (please contact Us using the details in section 13);
4.1.4. The right to be forgotten – i.e. the right to ask Us to delete any personal data We hold about you (We only hold your personal data for a limited time, as explained in section 6 but if you would like Us to delete it sooner, please contact Us using the details in section 13);
4.1.5. The right to restrict (i.e. prevent) the processing of your personal data;
4.1.6. The right to data portability (obtaining a copy of your personal data to re-use with another service or organisation);
4.1.7. The right to object to Us using your personal data for particular purposes; and
4.1.8. Rights with respect to automated decision making and profiling.
4.2. If you have any cause for complaint about Our use of your personal data, please contact Us using the details provided in section 13 and We will do Our best to solve the problem for you. If We are unable to help, you also have the right to lodge a complaint with the UK’s supervisory authority, the Information Commissioner’s Office.
4.3. For further information about your rights, please contact the Information Commissioner’s Office or your local Citizens Advice Bureau.
Depending upon your use of Our Site, we may collect some or all of the following personal and non-personal data:
5.2. date of birth;
5.4. business/company name
5.5. job title;
5.7. contact information such as email addresses and telephone numbers;
5.8. demographic information such as post code, preferences, and interests;
5.9. financial information such as credit / debit card numbers;
5.10. IP address;
5.11. web browser type and version;
5.12. operating system;
5.13. a list of URLs starting with a referring site, your activity on Our Site, and the site you exit to;
6.1. All personal data is processed and stored securely, for no longer than is necessary in light of the reason(s) for which it was first collected. We will comply with our obligations and safeguard your rights under the Data Protection Act 1998 OR GDPR at all times. For more details on security see section 7, below.
6.2. Our use of your personal data will always have a lawful basis, either because it is necessary for Our performance of a contract with you, because you have consented to Our use of your personal data (e.g. by subscribing to emails), or because it is in Our legitimate interests. Specifically, we may use your data for the following purposes:
6.2.1. Supplying our recruitment services to you (please note that We require your personal data in order to enter into a contract with you).
6.2.2. Personalising and tailoring our services for you;
6.2.3. Replying to emails from you;
6.2.4. Supplying you with emails that you have opted into (you may unsubscribe or opt-out at any time by email
6.2.5. Market research;
6.3. With your permission and/or where permitted by law, We may also use your data for marketing purposes which may include contacting you by email AND/OR telephone AND/OR text message AND/OR post with information, news, and offers on our services. We will not, however, send you any unsolicited marketing or spam and will take all reasonable steps to ensure that We fully protect your rights and comply with Our obligations under the GDPR and the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003.
6.4. You have the right to withdraw your consent to Us using your personal data at any time, and to request that We delete it.
6.5. We do not keep your personal data for any longer than is necessary in light of the reason(s) for which it was first collected.
6.5.1. We retain accurate data and only retain personal data for as long as we need it for our legitimate business interests. We will only retain your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements.
6.5.2. Details of retention periods for aspects of your personal data are available and can be requested by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
7.1. We only keep your personal data for as long as We need to in order to use it as described above in section 6, and/or for as long as We have your permission to keep it.
7.2 . Your data will only be stored in the UK.
7.3. Data security is very important to Us, and to protect your data We have taken suitable measures to safeguard and secure data collected through Our Site.
8.1. We may share your data with other companies in Our group for purposes of providing you with employment opportunities.
8.2. We may share your personal information within our organisation both in the EEA and outside of the EEA and with selected third parties including: Clients for the purpose of introducing Candidates to them. Candidates for the purpose of arranging interviews and engagements with Clients. Clients, business partners, suppliers and sub-contractors for the performance and compliance obligations of any contract we enter into with them or you. Cloud based storage providers. Subcontractors including email marketing specialists, event organisers, payment and other financial service providers. Credit reference agencies, our insurance broker, compliance partners and other sub-contractors for the purpose of assessing your suitability for a role where this is a condition of us entering into a contract with you. We will take all reasonable steps to ensure that your data will be handled safely, securely, and in accordance with your rights, Our obligations, and the obligations of the third party under the law.
8.3. We may compile statistics about the use of Our Site including data on traffic, usage patterns, user numbers, sales, and other information. All such data will be anonymised and will not include any personally identifying data, or any anonymised data that can be combined with other data and used to identify you
8.4. We may sometimes use third party data processors that are located outside of the European Economic Area (“the EEA”) (The EEA consists of all EU member states, plus Norway, Iceland, and Liechtenstein). Where We transfer any personal data outside the EEA, We will take all reasonable steps to ensure that your data is treated as safely and securely as it would be within the UK and under the Data Protection Act 1998 OR GDPR
8.5. In certain circumstances, We may be legally required to share certain data held by Us, which may include your personal data, for example, where We are involved in legal proceedings, where We are complying with legal requirements, a court order, or a governmental authority.
9.2. In the event that any of your data is to be transferred in such a manner, you will be contacted in advance and informed of the changes. When contacted you will be given the choice to have your data deleted or withheld from the new owner or controller.
10.1. In addition to your rights under the GDPR, set out in section 4, when you submit personal data via Our Site, you may be given options to restrict Our use of your data. In particular, We aim to give you strong controls on Our use of your data for direct marketing purposes (including the ability to opt-out of receiving emails from Us which you may do by unsubscribing using the links provided in Our emails and at the point of providing your details).
10.2. You may also wish to sign up to one or more of the preference services operating in the UK: The Telephone Preference Service (“the TPS”), the Corporate Telephone Preference Service (“the CTPS”), and the Mailing Preference Service (“the MPS”). These may help to prevent you receiving unsolicited marketing. Please note, however, that these services will not prevent you from receiving marketing communications that you have consented to receiving.
You may access certain areas of Our Site without providing any data at all. However, to use all features and functions available on Our Site you may be required to submit or allow for the collection of certain data.
You have the right to ask for a copy of any of your personal data held by Us (where such data is held). Under the GDPR, no fee is payable and we will provide any and all information in response to your request free of charge. Please contact Us for more details using the contact details below in section 13.