Privacy / Cookie
We collect certain information or data about you when you use www.hmtreasurycareers.co.uk
- questions, queries or feedback you leave, including your email address if you send an email to www.hmtreasurycareers.co.uk
- your IP address, and details of which version of web browser you used
- information on how you use the site, using cookies and page tagging techniques to help us improve the website
- details to allow you to access your application form, eg an email address (you’ll always be told when this information is being collected, and it will only be used for the purpose you provide it for)
This helps us to:
- improve the site by monitoring how you use it
- respond to any feedback you send us, if you’ve asked us to
- provide you with information about local services if you want it
We can’t personally identify you using your data.
Where your data is stored
We store your data on our secure servers in the UK.
It may also be stored outside of Europe, where it could be viewed by our staff or suppliers.
By submitting your personal data, you agree to this.
Keeping your data secure
Transmitting information over the internet is generally not completely secure, and we can’t guarantee the security of your data.
Any data you transmit is at your own risk.
We have procedures and security features in place to try and keep your data secure once we receive it.
We won’t share your information with any other organisations for marketing, market research or commercial purposes, and we don’t pass on your details to other websites.
Disclosing your information
You can find out what information we hold about you, and ask us not to use any of the information we collect. Please contact us if you would like to do this.
Links to other websites
www.hmtreasurycareers.co.uk contains links to and from other websites.
Following a link to another website
Following a link to www.hmtreasurycareers.co.uk from another website
www.hmtreasurycareers.co.uk puts small files (known as ‘cookies’) onto your computer to collect information about how you browse the site.
Cookies are used to:
- measure how you use the website so it can be updated and improved based on your needs
You’ll normally see a message on the site before we store a cookie on your computer.
Find out more about how to manage cookies.
How cookies are used on this site
Measuring website usage (Google Analytics)
We use Google Analytics software to collect information about how you use www.hmtreasurycareers.co.uk. We do this to help make sure the site is meeting the needs of its users and to help us make improvements.
Google Analytics stores information about:
- the pages you visit on hmtreasurycareers.co.uk
- how long you spend on each page
- how you got to the site
- what you click on while you’re visiting the site
We don’t collect or store your personal information (eg your name or address) so this information can’t be used to identify who you are.
We don’t allow Google to use or share our analytics data.
Targeting cookies are linked to services provided by our trusted partners, as listed below.
You decide whether or not these cookies are used.
We use targeting cookies to:
- Link to social networks who may use information about your visit to target advertising to you on other websites
- Provide advertising agencies with information on your visit so that we can present adverts that you may be interested in
- Deliver content, including video content, tailored to your interests
Google Analytics sets the following cookies:
Purpose: This helps us count how many people visit www.hmtreasurycareers.co.uk by tracking if you’ve visited before
Expires: 2 years
Purpose: Used to manage the rate of which page view requests were made
Expires: 10 minutes
Purpose: Like _ga this lets us knows if you’ve visited before, so we can count how many of our visitors are new to www.hmtreasurycareers.co.uk to a certain page
Expires: 2 years
Purpose: This works with _utmc to calculate the average length of time you spend on www.hmtreasurycareers.co.uk
Expires: 30 minutes
Purpose: This works with _utmb to calculate when you close your browser
Expires: when you close your browser
Purpose: This tells us how you reached www.hmtreasurycareers.co.uk (eg from another website or a search engine)
Expires: 6 months