Data protection

Valid from 15 February 2016


By agreeing to our applicable Privacy Policy, you consent to us using your information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. This includes, in particular, the collection, storage and use of your data and, in the cases specifically described, their transmission to potential employers registered with us or publication to unregistered users, cooperation partners, service providers.

Responsible body

Responsible body for the processing of the personal data of its users within the meaning of § 3 paragraph 7 Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG)

Employland GmbH
Wellingsbüttler Weg 54a
22391 Hamburg

If you believe that we do not comply with the provisions of our declaration or the relevant data protection regulations, then please contact our representative for data protection in the sense of § 4f BDSG:

Karsten Boehlke


This Privacy Policy applies to the websites of Employland GmbH (hereinafter referred to as Employland) and to affiliated websites, applications, services and programs that refer to this Privacy Policy. This privacy policy applies, regardless of the type of device accessed by users.

Access data / Server log files

We and / or our webspace provider collect data about every access to our blog (server log files). These include:

The name of the retrieved website, the date and time of the retrieval, the size of the transmitted data, messages about the successful retrieval, the browser type and version name, the user’s operating system, the URL of the previously visited page, the IP address and the requesting one provider.

We use the log data only for statistical evaluations for the purpose of operation, security and optimization of the offer, however, we reserve the right to review the log data retrospectively, for example, if the suspicion of illegal use is justified.

Handling of personal data

Personal data is information that can be used to determine a person, ie information that can be traced back to a specific person. This includes not only the name, e-mail or phone number, but also other information about events that allow information about the person, such as memberships or interests. For this reason, the information about websites that have been visited also belongs to the personal data.

Personal data will only be collected, used and passed on by us if this is permitted by law or the user has consented to the data collection.


When contacting us, the information of the user for the purpose of processing the request as well as in the event that follow-up questions arise stored.

Registry function

The data entered during registration will be used for the purpose of using the offer. Users may be informed by e-mail about offer or registration-related information, such as changes in the scope of the offer or technical circumstances. The collected data can be seen from the input mask during registration. This includes the name and the e-mail address.

Comments and posts

As soon as a user leaves comments or other posts in the blog, their IP addresses are saved. This is done primarily to protect against comments and posts with illegal content, where we are required to make the actual author identifiable.

Comment subscriptions

The follow-up comments can be subscribed to by users. Users will receive a confirmation e-mail to verify that they own the e-mail address provided. Users can unsubscribe from ongoing comment subscriptions at any time.


With the newsletter we inform you about us and our offers.
If you wish to receive the newsletter, we require a valid e-mail address from you, as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address provided or that the owner agrees to receive the newsletter , Further data is not collected. These data are used only for sending the newsletter and will not be disclosed to third parties.

By registering for the newsletter, we save your IP address and the date of registration. This storage alone serves to avoid negative consequences in case of abuse.

Your consent to the storage of the data, the e-mail address and their use for sending the newsletter can be revoked at any time. The revocation can be made via a link in the newsletters themselves, in your profile area or by notification to the above contact options.

Integration of services and contents of third parties

It may happen that content from third parties, such as videos from YouTube, maps from Google Maps, RSS feeds or graphics from other websites are included in this online offer. This always presupposes that the providers of this content (hereinafter referred to as “third party provider”) perceive the IP address of the users. Because without the IP address, the contents could not be sent to the browser of the respective user. The IP address is therefore required for the presentation of this content. We endeavor to use only content whose respective providers use the IP address solely for the delivery of the content. However, we do not have any influence on this if the third parties provide the IP address e.g. save for statistical purposes. As far as we know, we will inform users about it.

We do not tolerate spam, spyware or spoofing

Please help us by forwarding and reporting any unsolicited or fraudulent emails you have received from registered members of Employland’s website. Please use the e-mail address:

It is not permitted to include other Employland users in their e-mail distribution lists without their express consent.

It is not permitted to use the Employland email feature to send spam or other content that violates our Terms and Conditions. The messages sent through this feature are machine scanned and manually filtered to identify and verify prohibited activity. Forbidden activities include z. Spam, viruses, phishing attacks. We do not permanently store the content sent via our communication tool.

Use of Cookies

In order to enable the use of certain functions of our website, we use so-called cookies. These are small text files that are stored on your device. These cookies enable us to recognize your browser on your next visit and to use the website conveniently.
Through the browser setting you have the option of opting out of cookies
to be informed and generally or in individual cases to cease their acceptance or non-acceptance. If the non-acceptance of cookies is discontinued, the functionality of our website may be limited.

Use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, if IP anonymization is enabled on this site, Google will truncate your IP address beforehand within member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address provided by Google Analytics as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data. You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software; however, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use all the features of this website to the fullest extent possible. In addition, you may prevent the collection by Google of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) as well as the processing of this data by Google by using the link below ( to download and install the available browser plugin.

You can prevent the collection by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website:

Disable Google Analytics

For more information about Terms of Use and Privacy, please visit or We point out that on this website Google Analytics has been extended by the code “anonymizeIp” to ensure an anonymous collection of IP addresses (so-called IP-Masking).

Source regarding the use of Google Analytics

 Data security, location of hosting and data storage

We handle your data very carefully to minimize the risks of data loss and misuse. In this context we use firewalls, data encryption and manual security measures, such as Access and conditional access controls.

Employland is hosted in Germany and stores the entered profile data exclusively on servers in Germany.

Updating our privacy policy

We reserve the right to change our privacy policy at any time, to adapt it to changing circumstances and to update it. We will publish changes on Employland’s website. These will take effect automatically after one month from publication. Significant changes will be made by e-mail or on the website.

Revocation of consent to the use of your personal data

You have the opportunity to revoke your consent to the use of your personal data in accordance with this Privacy Policy at any time with future effect. The revocation takes place by deletion of your user account. The deletion of your user account you can arrange in your user account at any time.

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