Data Protection

General

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (»Google«). Google Analytics uses cookies, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.

In case of activation of IP anonymization, Google will truncate your IP address within Member States of the European Union as well as within other areas signed up to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, will the full IP address be sent to and truncated by Google servers in the USA. IP-anonymization is activated on this website.On behalf of the website provider 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 to the website provider. 

In conjunction with Google Analytics, Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in at: 

http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.

For an alternative to the web browser add-on or within the browser on mobile devices, click on this link to prevent Google Analytics collecting data in future while on this website (the opt- out only works in the browser and only for this domain). An opt-out cookie will then be placed on your device. If you delete your cookies, you will have to click on the link again. 

More information on terms of use and data protection can be found at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/de.html or at: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/.

Please note that on this website we have added the code: “gat._anonymizeIP” to Google Analytics in order to anonymize IP addresses (so-called IP masking). 

 


Online applications​​​​​​​

The protection of your personal data is very important to us. We would therefore like to inform you about our Privacy Policy and the use of the personal data you submit to us via our online job application system.

When this Privacy Policy applies

By submitting your application details you are sending us private data which has special protection under German law. We follow these strict legal requirements. 

 

Purpose of the collection and use of data

The data that you send us (e.g. CV, credentials, certificates of qualifications, photo, requested position etc. will only be stored and used by us to examine and assess your application. The staff dealing with this are bound to maintain confidentiality and data secrecy in accordance with 5 § BDSG (German Federal Data Protect act). Your data will not be passed on to third parties.

Should we have any questions in the course of assessing your application, we may contact you by telephone or email, if we have been provided with your contact details for this purpose. 

 

Duration of data retention

The data that you send us will in the first place only be used and stored during the application process and when this is completed, the data will be deleted provided it is no longer required. Where the data could still be required would be in the case that your application is of interest to us in the future. In this case, we would initially store your details for a 12 month period, so that we are able to contact you at a later date.

 

Right to access data and have it deleted 

On request we will provide you with information on all person-related data which we have stored concerning you. Should you wish us to no longer store that information, you have the right to let us know and we will promptly delete it before the time limit for the deletion of the data is reached.

By ticking the box “Yes. I have read and accepted the Privacy Policy” you have declared that you agree to this Data Privacy Notice .At the same time, you hereby declare that the information you have provided is current and true to the best of your knowledge.