Welcome to the Fruition Consulting privacy notice.
Fruition Consulting respects your privacy and is committed to protecting your personal data. This privacy notice will inform you as to how we look after your personal data when you visit our website (regardless of where you visit it from), if you are a candidate or a client or a supplier. This notice also tells you about your privacy rights and how the law protects you.
This privacy notice aims to give you information on how Fruition Consulting collects and processes your personal data through your use of this website and by using our recruitment services, including any data you may provide through this website when you fill a form and any information and details you may provide by e-mail or any data you may provide to us directly.
This website and our consultancy services are not intended for children and we do not knowingly collect data relating to children.
It is important that you read this privacy notice together with any other privacy notice or fair processing notice we may provide on specific occasions when we are collecting or processing personal data about you so that you are fully aware of how and why we are using your data. This privacy notice supplements the other notices and is not intended to override them.
Fruition Consulting is the controller and responsible for your personal data (collectively referred to as “Fruition Consulting”, “we”, “us” or “our” in this privacy notice).
Fruition Consulting is the controller and responsible for this website, the processing of client and candidate data and the provision of consultancy services.
We have appointed a data privacy team which is responsible for overseeing questions in relation to this privacy notice. If you have any questions about this privacy notice, including any requests to exercise your legal rights, please contact the data privacy team using the details set out below.
Our full details are:
Fruition IT Consulting Limited
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Postal address: Second Floor, 1 York place, Leeds, LS1 2DR, UK
You have the right to make a complaint at any time to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), the UK supervisory authority for data protection issues (www.ico.org.uk). We would, however, appreciate the chance to deal with your concerns before you approach the ICO so please contact us in the first instance.
Changes to the privacy notice and your duty to inform us of changes
This version was last updated on 7th September 2020.
The data protection law in the UK changed on 25 May 2018. Although this privacy notice sets out most of your rights under the new laws, we might update the notice from time to time to take new guidance, rules, regulations and best practice into account.
It is important that the personal data we hold about you is accurate and current. Please keep us informed if your personal data changes during your relationship with us.
This website may include links to third-party websites, plug-ins and applications. Clicking on those links or enabling those connections may allow third parties to collect or share data about you. We do not control these third-party websites and are not responsible for their privacy statements. When you leave our website, we encourage you to read the privacy notice of every website you visit.
Personal data, or personal information, means any information about an individual from which that person can be identified. It does not include data where the identity has been removed (anonymous data).
Whether you are candidate, contractor, client, supplier, or website user, we may collect, use, store and transfer different kinds of personal data about you which we have grouped together follows:
If you are a candidate or contractor, further details about the specific data we collect about you are available here.
Where we need to collect personal data by law, or under the terms of a contract we have with you and you fail to provide that data when requested, we may not be able to perform the contract we have or are trying to enter into with you.
We use different methods to collect data from and about you including through:
If you are a candidate or contractor, further details about how we use job boards and social media are available here.
We will only use your personal data when the law allows us to. Most commonly, we will use your personal data in the following circumstances:
Generally we do not rely on consent as a legal basis for processing your personal data other than in relation to sending third party direct marketing communications to you via email or text message, or unless you are a candidate or contractor. You have the right to withdraw consent to marketing at any time by sending us an email to: email@example.com
If you are a candidate or contractor, further details about how we rely on consent or legitimate interests are available here.
Note that we may process your personal data for more than one lawful ground depending on the specific purpose for which we are using your data. Please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org if you need details about the specific legal ground we are relying on to process your personal data.
We may use your Identity, Contact, Technical, Usage and Profile Data to form a view on what we think you may want or need, or what may be of interest to you. This is how we decide which services may be relevant for you, such as by sending market reports to potential or existing clients.Sometimes we will send candidates and contractors emails about events that we hold, if we have collected your information by you either attending or signing up to these events.In any case, we only ever send you emails in accordance with the laws on Direct Marketing and this notice, and you are always able to unsubscribe at any moment using the link or contact provided in each of our emails.
We will only use your personal data for the purposes for which we collected it, unless we reasonably consider that we need to use it for another reason and that reason is compatible with the original purpose. If you wish to get an explanation as to how the processing for the new purpose is compatible with the original purpose, please contact us at email@example.com.
If we need to use your personal data for an unrelated purpose, we will notify you and we will explain the legal basis which allows us to do so.Please note that we may process your personal data without your knowledge or consent, in compliance with the above rules, where this is required or permitted by law.
We may have to share your personal data with the parties set out below for the purposes set out in the table in paragraph 4 above.
From time to time, we may transfer your personal data outside the European Economic Area (EEA) from time to time, such as when using CRM systems, cloud storage, email services or data centres, or when providing your contact details to our candidates who may be based outside of the EEA.
Whenever we transfer your personal data out of the EEA, we ensure a similar degree of protection is afforded to your personal data by ensuring that at least one of the following safeguards is implemented:
Details of our third-party providers are set out in Schedule 1
We have put in place appropriate security measures to prevent your personal data from being accidentally lost, used or accessed in an unauthorised way, altered or disclosed. In addition, we limit access to your personal data to those employees, agents, contractors and other third parties who have a business need to know. They will only process your personal data on our instructions and they are subject to a duty of confidentiality.
We have put in place procedures to deal with any suspected personal data breach and will notify you and any applicable regulator of a breach where we are legally required to do so.
How long will you use my personal data for?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.To determine the appropriate retention period for personal data, we consider the amount, nature, and sensitivity of the personal data, the potential risk of harm from unauthorised use or disclosure of your personal data, the purposes for which we process your personal data and whether we can achieve those purposes through other means, and the applicable legal requirements.However, by law we have to keep basic information about our clients (including Contact, Identity, Financial and Transaction Data) in accordance with legal and tax obligations.In some circumstances you can ask us to delete your data.In some circumstances we may anonymise your personal data (so that it can no longer be associated with you) for research or statistical purposes in which case we may use this information indefinitely without further notice to you.
Under certain circumstances, you have rights under data protection laws in relation to your personal data. Please see Schedule 2 below to find out more about these rights.If you wish to exercise any of the rights set out above, please send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
No fee usually required.
You will not have to pay a fee to access your personal data (or to exercise any of the other rights). However, we may charge a reasonable fee if your request is clearly unfounded, repetitive or excessive. Alternatively, we may refuse to comply with your request in these circumstances.
What we may need from you
We may need to request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity and ensure your right to access your personal data (or to exercise any of your other rights). This is a security measure to ensure that personal data is not disclosed to any person who has no right to receive it. We may also contact you to ask you for further information in relation to your request to speed up our response.
Time limit to respond
We try to respond to all legitimate and fully completed requests within one month. Occasionally it may take us longer than a month if your request is particularly complex or you have made a number of requests. In this case, we will notify you and keep you updated.
Legitimate Interest means the interest of our business in conducting and managing our business to enable us to give you the best service/product and the best and most secure experience. We make sure we consider and balance any potential impact on you (both positive and negative) and your rights before we process your personal data for our legitimate interests. We do not use your personal data for activities where our interests are overridden by the impact on you (unless we have your consent or are otherwise required or permitted to by law). You can obtain further information about how we assess our legitimate interests against any potential impact on you in respect of specific activities by contacting us on: email@example.com.
Performance of Contract means processing your data where it is necessary for the performance of a contract to which you are a party or to take steps at your request before entering into such a contract.Comply with a legal or regulatory obligation means processing your personal data where it is necessary for compliance with a legal or regulatory obligation that we are subject to
External third parties:
You have the right to: