Privacy Policy

Last updated: May 2019

Our Company (BlairWest) (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates http://www.blairwest.co.uk (the “Site”). This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information we receive from users of the Site.

We are a search and recruitment services provider, primarily working with privately owned or invested high-growth companies seeking talented professionals to help them achieve their corporate objectives. We offer our clients advice on a range of related topics including succession planning, talent identification strategies and talent retention.

We use your Personal Information only for providing our core services and improving the Site. By using the Site, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. We are committed to protecting the privacy of all Site users.

Information Collection & Use

While using our Site, we may ask you to provide us with particular personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to, your name, career history, contact information, remuneration package details, curriculum vitae and professional qualifications.

Data Protection Principles

  • Lawfulness, fairness and transparency
  • Purpose limitation (collected and retained for the primary purpose of our business or other relevant purposes)
  • Data minimisation
  • Accuracy
  • Storage Limitation (data retained securely and for only as long as is appropriate)
  • Integrity and confidentiality (the data we retain is kept securely)

Communications

The primary purpose of retaining your personal data is for consideration in one of our search or recruitment projects. By sharing your personal data with us, you indicate a willingness to have it saved by us for that purpose. We only intend to use your personal information for the reason that we originally collected it or to respond to your verbal or written requests for information from us.

Cookies

Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer’s hard drive.

Like many sites, we use “cookies” to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Site.

Security

The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but we remind our site visitors that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is absolutely secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

We are committed to safeguarding against your personal data being accessed inappropriately, misused, altered or lost. When we share personal data with 3rd parties for the purpose of providing our services we do request that they also take steps to protect the integrity and confidentiality of that information.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is effective as of June 11th 2019 and will remain in effect except with respect to any changes in its provisions in the future, which will be in effect immediately after being posted on this page.

We reserve the right to update or change our Privacy Policy at any time and you should check this Privacy Policy periodically. Your continued use of the Service after we post any modifications to the Privacy Policy on this page will constitute your acknowledgment of the modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the modified Privacy Policy.

If we make any material changes to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you either through the email address you have shared with us, or by placing a prominent notice on our website.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us.

info@blairwest.co.uk