Geko Consulting (“Geko”) provides specialist HR and recruitment services with a focus on companies that have employees working in STEAM or similar fields. Your privacy is important to Geko, and this privacy provides information about the personal information that Geko collects and the ways in which Geko uses that personal information.
The term personal information as used throughout this policy applies to any data relating to an identified or identifiable individual, including data that directly or indirectly identifies an individual.
Geko is the data controller for the processing of personal information under applicable data protection law.
Geko will collect and use the following kinds of personal information:
Geko will use the personal information it collects to perform activities associated with providing the website and website services such as:
You are required, as a necessity to enter into a contract, to provide Geko with personal information for processing as described above. If you do not provide personal information, Geko will not be able to provide you with all of the features available through the website and website services.
Geko will share with its client’s personal information relating to candidates.
Limited members of Geko departments may access and otherwise process personal information in connection with their job responsibilities or contractual obligations.
Your personal information may also be shared with Geko affiliate companies and with third-party providers who perform services for Geko.
Personal information may be stored and processed by and transferred between Geko affiliated companies - and third-party service providers - located in the United States of America and other countries outside of the European Economic Area, including in countries that may not provide the same level of data protection as your home country.
If Geko expands business outside of Iceland, appropriate steps will be taken to ensure that recipients of your personal information are bound to duties of confidentiality and Geko implements measures such as standard data protection contractual clauses to ensure that any transferred personal information remains protected and secure.
Securing your personal information Geko has appropriate technical and organisational measures in place to prevent accidental or unlawful access to or destruction, loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information. Geko will store all the personal information you provide on secure servers.
Geko does not use automated decision-making technologies
Geko will retain personal information only for so long as reasonably necessary for the purposes set out above, considering criteria such as applicable rules on statute of limitations and at least the duration of your use of the Geko website and services.
You may be entitled, in accordance with applicable law, to object to or request the restriction of processing of your personal information, and to request access to, rectification, erasure, and portability of your own personal information. Requests should be submitted by using the contact details set out below.
If you are aware of changes or inaccuracies in your personal information, you should inform Geko of such changes so that its records may be updated or corrected. You may lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority if you consider that Geko’s processing of your personal information infringes applicable law.
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This policy was last updated on the 27th of February 2020