If you apply for a job at Schibsted your personal data will be registered with and processed by us.
The purpose of the registration is to enable us to handle the recruitment process in question and
to use the data for future recruitment. Jobylon (our Applicant Tracking System) will process the
personal data and only such data necessary for the purpose of the recruitment may be processed,
such as contact details and records to evaluate the applicant’s suitability and career
Schibsted will be responsible as a controller for your personal data and is committed to not
disclose it to unauthorized third parties.
Collection of data
Most of the data processed is supplied by you, yourself. Information may, however, be collected
using publicly available sources.
Any data collected is used solely for recruitment purposes, including statistical purposes, e.g.
demographic analyses of applicants, unless otherwise explicitly stated. Such statistic data is
processed in aggregated and non-identifiable form.
Please note that data in your application may be used for recruitment to other positions within
Schibsted than the one you’re currently applying for. If you’re not interested in any other
positions, please contact us and let us know you wish to be excluded.
Processing of data
Your personal data is processed in a conventional and regular recruitment-manner. The key steps
being collection, storage, evaluation, contacts and deletion after 24 months.
Such processing is necessary in order to facilitate the recruitment process, which is in the
legitimate interest of us as an employer.
You may be asked to provide data, which is not relevant to the recruitment process. If such data is
requested, it is voluntary and will not be used in the recruitment process. Such data may be
demographic information collected for statistical purpose (e.g. where you live or where you went to school). The purpose of collecting such
information will be provided in connection to the request. By providing such information you
consent to the information being used for statistical purposes (or other purpose as provided in connection to the request). Please
note that such information will never affect the recruitment procedure and is completely voluntary
Personal data is processed based on your consent, and therefore you may recall such consent at any
time by contacting Schibsted.
Your application will be automatically deleted 24 months after first registration unless otherwise
requested by you. An option to maintain your account beyond this timeframe will be sent to you
prior to deletion. For active candidates, this data is necessary in order to facilitate the
recruitment process, which is the legitimate interest of Schibsted.
Candidate data is kept in Jobylon 24 months after registration date for the following purposes:
To be able to match candidates with relevant future job openings.
To be able to evaluate interview data if the candidate re-applies. Stored data is
used to create tasks, if the candidate wants to be marked as available for future
Business value: To be able to use stored candidates as a database for
Discrimination: In cases where Schibsted will need to show that the
employment procedure was non-discriminatory.
You may contact Schibsted and request information about which categories of
personal data is being processed, for what purpose, who has (or will) receive
which data and if any information has been collected from other sources than
yourself (and if so, from where).
If you suspect, or consider, your personal data is being processed wrongfully,
or that the personal data being processed is inaccurate, you should contact
Schibsted directly using the contact information provided in the application
procedure and request that the data is rectified, erased or that processing is
restricted (as applicable).
You may also contact Jobylon with your request by sending an e-mail to
firstname.lastname@example.org, please note that Jobylon will only forward your request to
Schibsted (who is the personal data controller). You also have the right to
file a complaint with the supervisory authority (for Sweden, that is Integritetsskyddsmyndigheten/Datainspektionen).
In certain situations, you have the right to data portability, meaning that
your data is transferred directly (or via yourself) from the employer to
another controller in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format.
You always have the right to request an excerpt of the personal data stored
about you once per year and to change the data if it is inaccurate as well as
to get it deleted if the processing lacks legal basis. Such demand must however
be directed to the employer who acts as the controller for your data.