Effective Date: April 2021
Salsify, Inc., our subsidiaries and affiliated companies ("Salsify," "we," "us," and "our") are committed to protecting your privacy. This Applicant Privacy Statement ("Statement") describes the privacy practices that apply to our collection, use and disclosure of information relating to you as an identified or identifiable applicant ("Personal Data") when you ("you," "your" or "the Applicant") engage with us for employment or internship opportunities, via any method (collectively, the "Sites"), as well as how we use and share that information. We appreciate your interest in Salsify and take care to process and use your Personal Data responsibly.
If you have any questions about this Statement, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To process your application, we ask you to provide Personal Data about yourself. You provide your information voluntarily, and you determine the extent of information you provide to Salsify. However, some information may be necessary to complete an evaluation of your application and without it our ability to consider you as a candidate may be limited.
As an Applicant, you provide Salsify with certain personal data, including educational and employment background, contact information and preferences, job qualifications, work permit or visa information, and jobs or other career opportunities for which you would like to submit an application. You also may choose to provide Salsify with additional information, such as your CV, resume, or transcripts; employment references and related information; compensation information; and information about special needs or health conditions and information relating to accommodations that you may request during the recruiting process.
Some Personal Data may be considered sensitive personal data under certain privacy laws. Sensitive personal data includes, for example, government-issued identification number, information relating to a person's race or ethnic origin, political opinions or religious beliefs, physical or mental health or condition, sexual orientation, or trade union membership. It may include information about an individual's criminal offenses or convictions, as well as any other information deemed sensitive under applicable data protection laws.
Salsify does not request sensitive Personal Data in connection with recruiting unless permitted or required by local law (for example, for equal opportunity monitoring or internal policies related to diversity and anti-discrimination). Where required by applicable data protection or privacy law, we will obtain your consent to our use of your sensitive Personal Data.
Salsify may also collect information from third parties who are lawfully entitled to share your information with us, for example, in connection with a background or employment check or an employment reference. Other examples include social media sites, such as LinkedIn.
Where permitted by law and to the extent applicable, Salsify may also need to carry out background or criminal checks to determine your suitability for an open position or opportunity.
We use your Personal Data in our application and recruitment process for purposes including:
We will also use your information to protect the rights and property of Salsify, our users, applicants, candidates, employees or the public as required or permitted by law.
If you are offered and accept employment with Salsify, the information collected during the application and recruitment process will become part of your employment record.
Salsify will not sell the information on your application to unaffiliated third parties for their marketing purposes. We take care to limit access to your Personal Data to only those who need access to perform their tasks and duties, and to third parties who have a legitimate purpose for accessing it. We may share Personal Data about you with third parties in the following circumstances:
Our legal bases for processing your Personal Data in the EEA and Switzerland, in the ways described in this Statement, include:
Data with special protections. Information such as health information is subject to special protections under EU law. We may process such data where necessary to carry out our obligations or for the establishment, exercise or defense of a legal claim by us, or with your explicit consent, or for the exercising of our rights or your rights in the context of employment or social security law. For example, we may need to process information about your health to accommodate any special needs you have if you are selected for an interview.
You may have a legal right under applicable law (e.g., the European Union's ("EU") General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) applicable to EU residents' personal data, or the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA) to access the Personal Data we maintain about you. If you would like to review, correct, or update your Personal Data, or exercise any rights to withdraw your consent for us to collect any information please contact us at email@example.com. We will try to respond to your request as soon as reasonably practicable, consistent with applicable law.
Salsify operates globally, which means personal data may be stored and processed in any country where we have facilities or in which we engage service providers, including where we have data centers. By using Salsify or providing personal data for any of the purposes stated above, you acknowledge that your personal data may be transferred to, or stored in the United States, or in other countries around the world as indicated above. Such countries may have data protection rules that are different from those of your country. In certain limited circumstances, courts, law enforcement agencies, regulatory agencies, or security authorities in those other countries may be entitled to access your personal data.
Salsify processes personal data in (i) any country where we have facilities, (ii) any country in which we engage service providers; or (iii) any country where events are held.
If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), we will protect your personal information when it is transferred outside of the EEA by:
We take security seriously and use appropriate technical and organizational security measures to safeguard your information. But we also encourage you to take care when disclosing Personal Data online and to use tools, such as endpoint security, Internet firewalls, anti-virus and anti-spyware software, and similar technologies to protect yourself online.
We'll retain your Personal Data for as long as required to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and to enforce our contractual agreements, or as necessary for our legitimate interests, such as to consider you for other current and future employment opportunities at Salsify.
If you're successful in your application for a position at Salsify, we retain the information that you provide during the application process, and information about your application process, as part of your employee records.
We may also retain your resume and application details to enable consideration for future opportunities at Salsify. If you do not want us to retain your information for consideration for other roles, or want us to update it, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note, however, that we may retain some information if required by law or as necessary to protect ourselves from legal claims.
You are responsible for the information you make available to Salsify, and you must ensure it is honest, truthful, accurate, and not misleading in any way. You must ensure that the information does not contain material that is obscene, defamatory, or infringing on any rights of any third party; does not contain malicious code; and is not otherwise legally actionable. Further, if you provide any information concerning any other person, such as individuals you provide as references ("referee"), you are responsible for providing any notices and obtaining any consents necessary for Salsify to collect and use that information as described in this Statement before you provide the referee's Personal Data to Salsify.
Salsify will review and update this Statement periodically in response to changing legal, technical, and business developments. When we update this Statement, we will note the date of its most recent revision above. If we make material changes to this Statement, we may take appropriate measures to inform you in a manner that is consistent with the significance of the changes we make. We encourage you to review this Statement frequently for information on how Salsify is processing your information.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding this Statement, you may email us at email@example.com. You can also contact us by writing to this address:
Data Privacy Officer
101 Federal Street, Suite 2600
Boston, MA 02110
If we are unable to resolve your concerns, you have the right to contact your local data privacy supervisory authority or seek a remedy through the courts if you believe your requests to exercise your rights have not been honored.