AUTOLiNK is an online community connecting professionals in the automotive industry. We do this by: creating a user-friendly and advanced platform that connects automotive professionals globally; providing measurable return of investment for companies, providing up to date, relevant and useful content; empowering automotive professionals to share, interact and connect; continuous innovation.
Our registered users (Members) share their professional identities, post and explore career opportunities, engage with their network, exchange knowledge and professional insights, post and view relevant content, and find business opportunities. Content on some of our services is also visible to unregistered viewers (Visitors).
We are committed to protecting the privacy of your personal data collected at this website. This document summarizes the policies of AUTOLiNK regarding the collection of data, the use of such data, how it might be shared with third parties, transfer of your personal data, and the security measures AUTOLiNK employs to protect such data.
1. WHAT DATA WE COLLECT
2. REGISTRATION AND PROFILES
When individuals register on AUTOLiNK, they will be required to select the type of profile which matches their professional skills and experience. There are two types of profiles on AUTOLiNK:
Auto Professionals (individuals) – these are professionals working in the automotive industry. If you are an Auto Professional your profile will be visible and accessible for both the community and for employers seeking candidates through the job board;
Employers – these profiles belong to automotive companies seeking to find employees, to engage with members and gain followers, to advertise their brand, business and corporate culture.
3. HOW WE USE THE DATA
Job Seekers’ personal data will be available to Employers visiting AUTOLiNK. Personal data includes a Name which is mandatory, an email Address which is mandatory and a Telephone Number which is also mandatory.
Personal data provided by the user may be used by AUTOLiNK to notify the user of any news, and or promotional offers relating only to the AUTOLiNK website. The user can unsubscribe from these notifications at any time.
We protect your personal information and will only provide it to third parties:
- with your consent;
- where it is necessary to carry out your instructions;
- as reasonably necessary in order to provide our features and functionality to you;
- when we reasonably believe it is required by law, subpoena or other legal process;
- as necessary to enforce our Terms and Conditions of Use or protect the rights, property, or safety of AUTOLiNK, our Members and Visitors, and the public.
Your personal information may also be used anonymously and in the aggregate in order to put together industry, marketing and employment statistics. Used in this matter, your personal information becomes non-identifying. AUTOLiNK also monitors IP addresses for security purposes, trend analysis, site administration, user movement tracking, and broad demographic information gathering for aggregate use. The IP address of the computer you use to access AUTOLiNK is not linked to any personal information you provide on the site.
At any time you may close your profile, request to receive the data we hold on you, or request the right to be forgotten from your account dashboard. All requests received will be processed in 48 hours and you will be kept informed of the progress at all times.
All email communications from AUTOLiNK include the option to Unsubscribe.
4. INFORMATION SECURITY AND INTEGRITY
We have implemented security safeguards designed to protect the personal information that you provide in accordance with industry standards. Access to your data on our Services is password-protected, and data such as credit card information is protected by SSL encryption when it is exchanged between your web browser and the Services. We also offer secure https access to the AUTOLiNK.careers website. To protect any data you store on our servers, we also regularly monitor our system for possible vulnerabilities and attacks, and we use a tier-one secured-access data centre. However, since the Internet is not a 100% secure environment, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information that you transmit to us. There is no guarantee that information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards. It is your responsibility to protect the security of your login information. Please note that emails, instant messaging, and similar means of communication with other Members are not encrypted, and we strongly advise you not to communicate any confidential information through these means.
5. COOKIES POLICY
AUTOLiNK also uses Google Analytics to analyse the use of our website. Our analytics service provider generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies.
You can delete cookies already stored on your computer. Please visit the 'Help' option in your browser menu to learn how to do this. Deleting cookies will have a negative impact on the usability of this website.
6. CONTACT DETAILS
If you would like to contact us, please: