Cookies policy

The user is informed that this Site uses cookies and/or similar technologies that store and recover information when browsing (hereinafter, "cookies"). From now on, the term "Site" should be understood as a web page, section of a web page, platform or similar, owned by the Fundación Banco Santander (hereinafter, the "Foundation").

  1. Concept of Cookies
    Cookies are files that are stored on the user's device when browsing the Internet or other platforms and applications (e.g. apps for smart phones and tablets) and which contain a number that enables the user's device to be uniquely identified, even if the user changes their location or IP address.
    In general, these technologies can serve very different purposes, such as recognising you as a user, obtaining information about your browsing habits or behaviour on the Site, or even showing you personalised advertising based on these. The specific uses we make of these technologies are described below.
    The Site is accessible without the need for cookies to be activated, although their deactivation may limit the use of certain services or prevent them from functioning correctly as they cannot execute certain functions.

  2. Data protection
    Under certain circumstances, the use of cookies may involve the processing of personal data of the users of the devices when they visit the Site. Such processing of data, except in cases where it is necessary for navigation on the Site, is legitimate provided that the users have given their consent after having been provided with clear and complete information on the use of their data, in particular on the purposes of data processing, with regard to the protection of personal data.
    Users may obtain information about the processing of their data by Fundación Santander by contacting the Fundación Banco Santander , by email at privacidadfundacionbs@fruposantander.com or by consulting the privacy policy on the Foundation's website at https://www.fundacionbancosantander.com/
     

  3. Authorisation for the use of cookies
    In accordance with this Cookie Policy, and provided that the user has given his/her consent, the Foundation will use cookies as described below. The user of this Site may modify or reject the use of the same below, except for the technical, preference or personalisation Cookies, which are necessary to ensure the basic functioning of the Site or to provide you with the service requested, which do not require your consent, and therefore cannot be deactivated.
    You can manage your consent regarding the Cookies used by the Foundation through the following link:

    COOKIES CONFIGURATION

  4. Types of Cookies used
    The user browsing the Site may find cookies inserted directly by the owner of the Site, or cookies inserted by third parties, in accordance with the information detailed in the following section:
    4.1. According to their purpose (own and third party cookies)..
    Below is a list of the categories of cookies that could be installed on the user's device according to their purpose and considering that, according to the information in the table about each particular cookie, such cookies may be installed by the owner of the Site or by third parties:
    - Technical Cookies: These are those that allow the user to navigate through the Site and use the different options or services that exist therein, including those used to allow the management and operation of the Site and to enable its functions and services, such as, for example, controlling traffic and data communication, identifying the session, accessing sections with restricted access, remembering the elements that make up an order, carrying out the purchase process of an order, managing payment, controlling fraud linked to the security of the service, requesting registration for or participation in an event, counting visits for the purposes of invoicing the licences for the software used to run the site, using security elements during navigation, storing content for the broadcasting of videos or sound, enabling dynamic content (for example, animation for loading a text or image) or sharing content through social networks.
    Also belonging to this category, due to their technical nature and provided they are not used for other non-exempt purposes, are those cookies that allow the management, in the most efficient manner possible, of the advertising spaces that, as another design or "layout" element of the service offered to the user, have been included in the Site, application or platform based on criteria such as the content edited, without information being collected from users for different purposes, such as personalising said advertising content or other content.
    - Analytical or measurement cookies: They are those that enable the monitoring and analysis of the behaviour of the site's users, including quantifying the impacts of the ads. The information collected by means of this type of cookie is used to measure the activity of the Site, in order to implement improvements based on the analysis of the usage data made by the users of the service.
    4.2. Depending on the entity that manages them:
    - Own cookies:
     are those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the owner of the Site and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
    - Third-party cookies: are those that are sent to the user's terminal device from a computer or domain that is not managed by the owner of the Site, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through cookies.
    4.3. According to the length of time they remain active:
    - Session Cookies:
     are those designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a Site. These cookies are not stored on the user's terminal when the session expires or the browser is closed.
    - Persistent cookies: are those in which the data is still stored in the user's device when he/she leaves the Site and can be accessed and processed during a period defined by the person responsible for the cookie, which can range from a few minutes to several years.
    Below, you can find further information on the cookies we use:
    - Technical Cookies:

    NAME

    PURPOSE

    DURATION/EXPIRY

    san_lang

    Used to define the language preferences of the user, which is the person who decides

    24 hours

    SAN_REDIRECT

    Cookie that defines the preference in the redirect component and selects the user's preferred option

    End of session

    Apstr

    Used as part of the analysis, adds code to the site's URL to help track the user's browsing history

    End of session

    utmzSource

    Personalised tracking of the source for applying URLs. The personalised source is the benchmark URL, e.g. Google, Yahoo or TalentBrew

    End of session

    viewedjob

    Contains the job ID and the customer ID for the job viewed by the user. Used for the module of recently viewed jobs

    30 days

    SavedViewedjobs

    Contains the job ID and the customer ID for jobs that the user has marked as "saved". Also used for the module of recently viewed jobs

    30 days' personalisation

    searchFormCookie

    Used to store the last location that the user selected for the search

    30 days

    isMobile

    Contains a True or False value to indicate whether the browser is a mobile web browser

    End of session

    Personalisation

    Contains the location of the user via geolocation and the last five category/location searches

    30   days


    - Analytical Cookies :

    NAME

    OWNER

    PURPOSE

    DURATION/EXPIRY

    _utma

    Google

    Distinguishes between users and sessions. A user is a person who visits the site. A session is the period that the user spends on the site, and may consist of several page visits. This allows for an analysis of how the site is used in terms of user page visits and views

    2 years from creation/update

    _utmb

    Google

    Used to differentiate new sessions/visits from repeat visits. Return visitors can be identified through the use of the cookie, which new visitors will not have

    30 minutes from creation/refresh

    _utmc

    Google

    Used in conjunction with the _utmb cookie to determine whether a user is a new or return visitor

    End of browsing session

    _utmz

    Google

    Stores the source of traffic or campaign that explains how the user got to the site

    6 months from creation/update

    _utmt

    Google

    Used to throttle the request rate. This means limiting the number of analysis events sent to Google

    10 minutes

    _ga

    Google

    Used by the web audience analysis tool to differentiate unique users

    2 years

    _gid

    Google

    Used by the web audience analysis tool to differentiate unique users

    Session

    utag_main

    Tealium

    Used by the web audience analysis tool to record the number of pages the user has viewed, the number of times they have visited our site, and a unique ID

    1 year

    s_cc

    Adobe Analytics

    Used to determine whether the cookies are enabled

    Session

    s_nr

    Adobe Analytics

    Stores the date of the visit and whether the visitor is a first-time visitor or a repeat visitor

    2 years

    s_sq

    Adobe Analytics

    Used when the ClickMap and Activity Map functionalities are enabled. Contains information about the last link that the user clicked on

    Session

    s_ ecid

    Adobe Analytics

    Used to allow persistent ID tracking in 1st-party state and used as a benchmark ID if the AMCV cookie has expired. See AMCV cookie here for further details

    2 years

    AMCV_###@AdobeOrg

    Adobe Analytics

    Used to identify a unique visitor – Experience Cloud

    2 years

    s_vi

    Adobe Analytics

    Used to record the date and time for the unique visitor identifier

    2 years

    s_fid

    Adobe Analytics


    Used to record the date and time for the alternative unique visitor ID

    5 years

    utag_main

    Tealium

    Used by the web audience analysis tool to record the number of pages the user has viewed, the number of times they have visited our site, and a unique ID

    1 year

  5. Ways to disable or delete cookies
    The user may revoke or adjust the consent regarding cookies at any time, via the configuration panel referred to in section 3 and which can be accessed at the following COOKIES CONFIGURATION, through common platforms that may exist for this purpose or through your browser.
    If the user wishes to revoke the consent by means of the browsers used, he/she must configure it in accordance with the terms set out below:
    (i) Microsoft Internet Explorer: in the menu option "Tools", selecting "Internet Options" and accessing "Privacy".
    (ii) Firefox, for Mac from the "Preferences" menu option, selecting "Privacy", accessing the "Show Cookies" section, and for Windows from the "Tools" menu option, selecting "Options", accessing "Privacy" and then "Use custom history settings". (iii) in the Safari option, select "Preferences", and "Privacy".
    (iv) Google Chrome, on the Tools menu or Chrome tab (for Mac), by selecting "Options" ("Preferences" on Mac), accessing "Advanced Settings" and then "Privacy & Security" and "Site Settings", and finally checking "Cookies & Site Data".
    Please note that if you have accepted cookies from third parties, you must delete them from your browser options. To this end, it is recommended that you consult the help resources of your browser or access the help pages of the main browsers:
    Firefox
    Internet Explorer  
    Safari
    Chrome

    You can also use "do not track" cookie blocking tools. If the user would like more information on how to revoke the consent given or on the procedure for disabling cookies, as well as to ask any questions about the Site's Cookie Policy, they can contact the Foundation by sending an email to fundacionbs@gruposantander.com with the subject "Cookie Policy".

  6. Effective date of the policy:
    This policy was last modified on 21 January 2021 and may be subject to subsequent modifications when required by the legislation in force at any given time, or when there is any variation in the use of cookies used on the Site, in which case and if necessary, we will request your consent for their use once again.
    In order to keep you informed at all times about the cookies we use and their purposes, we recommend that you access the contents of this policy when you visit our Site.