At times we may request that you voluntarily supply us with personal information. Generally, this information is requested when you want us to provide you with information.
We will use your personal information in the following ways. We are also required by law to state a “legal basis for processing”, i.e. to tell you on what grounds we are allowed to use your information, and this is also set out below:
How we will use your personal information
Our legal basis for processing
|to provide you with information that you have requested e.g. a newsletter, bulletins;||Consent – we only use your personal information for this purpose if you have asked us to do so. You can withdraw your consent at any time.|
|to respond to specific queries you may raise regarding WPP and its operating companies;||Consent – we only use your personal information for this purpose if you have asked us to do so. You can withdraw your consent at any time.|
|to provide you with better ways of accessing information from this website;||Consent - we only use your personal information for this purpose if you have consented for us to do so. You can withdraw your consent at any time.|
|to process and consider your job application;||Our legitimate interests – we use your personal information to assess your job application, and to keep you updated throughout the application process.|
|to allow you to submit articles to the Monolith Blog;||Consent – we only use your personal information for this purpose if you have asked us to do so. You can withdraw your consent at any time.|
|to process your registration for events, seminars, conferences, and meetings via the WPP website for WPP, its affiliates or partners.||Our legitimate interests – we use your information to book you on to the requested events and to send confirmation to you and the event organizer.|
For how we use your information that is collected using cookies and similar technologies please see the “Cookies” page here.
We may send your personal information to other group companies, affiliates and third parties to help us process your personal information for the purposes set out in this policy. We may disclose your personal information if we or any of our assets are the subject of a sale or similar corporate transaction. We will ensure that the third parties who receive your personal information are required to keep it confidential. We may disclose personal information to third parties when we reasonably believe we are required by law, and in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding suspected or actual unlawful or otherwise prohibited activities, including, but not limited to, fraud.
We will only provide information to you that you have asked for via the website.
We are a global company and therefore we may transfer your personal information to countries around the world including the US and other countries outside Europe. We will, where the country to which your data is transferred has not been found to provide an adequate level of protection, put in place appropriate safeguards (we use standard contractual clauses) to ensure your information is protected.
We will keep your information for a period of 12 months.