Cookies Policy

INFORMATION ABOUT OUR USE OF COOKIES

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. 

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

We use the following cookies:

  • · Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services. ·
  • Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. ·
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region). ·
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use below:

User_WebSite This is a unique userID for the logged in user - GUID Session

Logon_WebSite This is a session identifier for the current logged on user - GUID Session

Remember_MeWebSite base64 userID 1 Month

RememberMeActivated_Website base64 true/false 1 Month

AnonymousUserId Unique id of logged out user - GUID 2 years

Browser Session Multiple values uniquely identifying browser session 30 minutes

FixedFacetDefaults Search defaults, used by javascript to display facets Session

JobSearchCriteria Previous search saved to cookie Session LoginCookieCheck This is used during the login process to check that user has cookies enabled Session

Session_Jobseeker This is used to track a jobseeker session - note only initiated when a jobseeker action takes place (e.g. Search) or a user logs in Session

Session_CandidateCVServices This is used to track a candidate CV services session

Session User_CandidateCVServices This is a unique userID for the logged in user - GUID Session

Logon_CandidateCVServices This is a session identifier for the current logged on user - GUID Session

JobListing Used on the search pages to remember settings like Compact when they choose Less Detail etc. 1 Month

WebSite_LatestJobSearchPage This is the page number of the last search - I can't see that this is used anymore it may be legacy. 1 Month

WebSite_LatestJobSearchCount The count of the number of jobs found on the last page of search results 1 Month

WebSite_LatestJobSearchItems A CSV list of the job ids displayed on the last jobs search listing page 1 Month

WebSite_LatestJobSearchListingPage The search page number of the current list of jobs (e.g. Page 4 of 10) 1 Month

WebSite_LatestJobSearchPageSize The max number of jobs displayed on the job search page listing 1 Month

WebSite_LatestJobSearchOrder The display order that the jobs are listed in (0=relavence,1=Date,2=Salary) 1 Month

WebSite_LatestJobSearchID A unique reference to the search ID performed on the jobsite. Value increments every time a search is carried out on the jobsite. 1 Month

WebSite_LatestSearchRecruiterID If the search can be linked to a recruiter then this is the recruiter ID 1 Month

WebSite_LatestSearchFirstJobID If the first job in the search is shown on the current search page, then this is its ID. Otherwise -1. 1 Month

WebSite_LatestSearchLastJobID If the last job in the search is shown on the current search page then this is it's ID. Otherwise -1 will be used. 1 Month

WebSite_SearchPageLink The Browse URL used to reach this search page on the jobsite. 1 Month

CampaignClickThroughID If the user clicks on a campaign email this value will contain the Guide of that campaign. Session

JBEClickThroughID The JBEID of the JBE the user clicked on Session

JBEClickThroughJobID The jobid the user clicked on inside the JBE. Session

RSSClickThroughJobID The jobid the user clicked on when viewing the RSS feed. Session WidgetClickThroughDomain The domain the user was referred from when clicking on a widget job link. Session

WidgetClickThroughJobID The jobid the user clicked on when viewing the job widget. Session

iPhoneClickThroughJobID The jobid the user clicked on when viewing a job in the iphone app. Session

cookie-message To determine whether a visitor has seen the cookie banner/widget notification before (either true or false) Persistent

DoubleSubmit_SITENAME_ResponsiveJobSeeker Used to defend against cross site request forgery Session

JSMRI Insights - count of sessions and the date of the current and last sessions Persistent

RSMRI Insights - count of sessions and the date of the current and last sessions Persistent

CMSMRI Insights - count of sessions and the date of the current and last sessions Persistent

AWSELB Used for AWS load balancing 15 Mins

 

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

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Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after 2020.