C&J Clark International Limited, including its subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively, “the Company”, "we", “our”, “Clarks” or “us”), are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the “Act”), the Company is the data controller.
Personal information (or “data”) is information about an identifiable individual, as defined by applicable law. Within the context of our Site, personal information may include your name, address, e-mail address, phone number, education and employment history. Personal information does not include information which is unrelated to an identifiable individual, such as aggregated data which we may collect to better understand the users of our Site and the ways in which we can improve our Site.
If you would like to create an account or apply for a job with us, we ask you for information including your name, postal address, email address, home and work telephone numbers, and resume or CV.
If you are a resident of certain countries, such as the United Kingdom and the United States, you may elect to provide additional information such as your gender, ethnic background, and veteran status. Providing this information is optional and is not required to apply for a job with us. This information will not be considered in evaluating your qualifications for employment. We may use this information to the extent necessary or appropriate for compliance with relevant legal obligations and for other internal purposes. Submitting such information will only be an option in countries where it is permissible by law.
It is the Company’s policy to collect information from you in accordance with all local laws in the country in which you legally reside.
Information you submit to our Site may be used in one or more of the following ways:
We may share your personal information with any member of the Clarks Group throughout the world, including our subsidiaries and our ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries, as defined in section 1159 of the UK Companies Act 2006.
We may also share your information for business purposes with selected third parties including:
We may disclose your personal information to third parties:
All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our Site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you to use a password unique to this service and not to share this password with anyone.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal data transmitted to our Site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
Our Site is not aimed at children under 13 years of age and we do not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from children under the age of 13. If we obtain knowledge that a child under 13 has submitted personal information, we will delete such information as soon as possible.
If you have opted in on your application form to us sending you emails with job alerts and you wish this to stop, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org using the subject header “Careers Website – Opt Out” or follow the procedures for unsubscribing set forth on the bottom of each email.
We will only keep the information you provide to us for as long as there is a clear business need for it. Where you do not actively use your account on our Site for a period of 12 months or more, your personal details may be deleted.
Upon your request, and in accordance with all laws (including those which may require the payment of a statutorily prescribed fee), we will provide you with information about and access to personal information we hold about you. If you wish to make a request for such information, please write to the following address providing full details of the personal information relating to yourself that you wish to access:
Data Protection Officer
C & J Clark International Limited
40 High Street