Privacy and Cookies

NRG takes the privacy of its users seriously. We will always attempt to safeguard the privacy of our users while providing a personalised and value-added service.

Information collected

Personal information is collected by NRG online in a variety of different ways. We collect personal information through the use of enquiry and registration forms, we may also collect information automatically about your visit to our site. The information obtained in this way, which includes demographic data, browser information and browsing patterns, is only used in aggregate form.

We process personal information collected via the site for the purposes of:

  • Providing a personalised recruitment service
  • In order to facilitate future contact about the recruitment process
  • To answer any questions or queries you may have about the recruitment process
  • To inform you about products and services related to the recruitment process
  • To third parties, regulatory or law enforcement agencies where appropriate
  • To use your information on an anonymised basis to monitor compliance with our equal opportunities policy

Disclosures

We will not disclose any information we keep about you to any third parties without your express permission, with the exception of where the data is required to facilitate the recruitment process, or where the law requires it.

Internet-based transfers

The nrgplc.com website is hosted entirely within the EEA. Using the internet to collect and process personal data necessarily involves the transmission of data throughout the EEA. Therefore, by browsing the NRG website and communicating electronically with us, you acknowledge and agree to our processing of personal data in this way.

Use of cookies

A cookie is a small text file that is saved on your computer when you visit our website. Depending on your Internet settings, you may or may not be made aware of when a cookie has been sent to your computer. Any website can attempt to send your computer a cookie, you can decide if you want to accept cookies by changing the settings on your browser to either accept all cookies, reject all cookies, or notify you when a cookie is set.

NRG use 2 types of cookies:

Session cookies allow us to keep track of certain options you select from the drop-down menus e.g. in the Search Vacancies box, the details you enter here are stored in a session cookie so that they are remembered as you move through the site. Session cookies automatically expire when you close your browser window or if you haven’t clicked on anything on this site for more than 20 minutes. We also use session cookies when you login or register on the site. The information we store in these cookies are: your name, email address, your candidate reference number (as assigned by our internal database when you register with us) and a flag to indicate you are logged in. These are details that you have provided to us when registering with us. This is essential information to allow us to keep you logged in as you move from page to page. Without this information, you would not be able to apply for jobs through our website.

Third-party cookies are used on our site for monitoring activity and how visitors are using our site. These cookies are provided by Google Analytics. Details about your browser, rough geographic location (identified from your IP address) and which pages you visit are sent to Google to help us monitor our site usage. We do not pass any of this information on to anyone else. If you do not wish to have your details sent to Google Analytics, you may install the visit the About Cookies website.

Links to other sites

You may find links to other sites on the NRG website which are not affiliated with or part of NRG. These sites may contain their own guidelines on privacy. NRG cannot be responsible for their policies and use of data. As with any other Internet site you should practise reasonable discretion as to who you provide your personal details.