GDPR FAQ: How your data is used

What is GDPR?

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a new regulation that is being enforced by the European Parliament, the Council of the European Union, and the European Commission which is intended to strengthen and unify data protection for all individuals within the EU.

Why do you need my consent to keep my data?

Consent is required to enable First Point Group to contact our customers for legitimate business purposes. Without your consent, we cannot contact you about vacancies or offer recruitment advice.

What happens if I deny consent?

We will remove your details from our internal database and will no longer be able to contact you about jobs and opportunities within the First Point Group Network.

How did you get my CV and personal information from?

Your CV and personal details will have been submitted to us directly through firstpointgroup.com, or, via a job board or platform where First Point Group advertise vacancies.

How long will you keep my personal information on your database?

If consent is given to us, we will hold your details on our database whilst our service is still applicable to you. We are able to delete all information upon your request via email contact to: sosullivan@firstpointgroup.com
Alternatively, we will seek further consent every 2 years.

What happens if I would like to withdraw consent?

Email sosullivan@firstpointgroup.com at any time if you would like your details removed from our database. We may contact you to confirm your details before the removal is complete.

Where can I obtain more information?

Please visit the Information Commissioner’s Office website: https://ico.org.uk/