Privacy Notice

Procurify is committed to protecting your personal data. This privacy notice (the " Privacy Notice") describes how Procurify collects, uses, shares, and protects information collected about you on its websites. 

Any personal data you provide or we collect from the use of the Procurify website will only be used in accordance with this Privacy Notice. This notice does not apply to personal data of employees or contractors of Procurify.

This Privacy Notice covers the following:

What is personal data?

Personal data means data about an identifiable or identified natural person, not including business contact information, i.e. data that would allow an employee to be contacted at their place of business. For example, personal data includes your home address, telephone number, date of birth, personal email address, and your credit card or other financial information.

What are the purposes for the collection, use and disclosure of your personal data?

Procurify processes personal data only on legitimate grounds:

We do not collect personal data revealing racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade-union membership, genetic data, biometric data in order to uniquely identify a person or data concerning health or sex life and sexual orientation. We ask that you do not communicate or provide these elements of data to us. We will not use your personal data for decisions based solely on automated processing if the decision produces legal effects concerning you or significantly affects you, unless you gave your explicit consent for this processing. 

If you have given Procurify consent, you may, at any time, unsubscribe or withdraw your consent by contacting Procurify as set out below, subject to our retention policies and our legal obligations. In some cases, withdrawal of your consent may result in Procurify being unable to provide you with a particular service through the website. If so, Procurify will advise you of the consequences of your withdrawal of consent at the time.

Consent

Procurify collects, uses and discloses your personal data only for identified purposes with your knowledge and consent. Procurify identifies these purposes to you at the time we collect this information. Some of the purposes for which Procurify may collect, use and disclose your personal data on this website are:

  • To respond to inquiries and requests for one-time or ongoing communications from Procurify;
  • To respond to and process applications for employment with Procurify; and
  • To conduct promotions with you if you have indicated an interest in receiving such promotions.

If you choose not to provide Procurify with your personal data, the website will not collect any personal data about you. 

Legal Obligation

Procurify may disclose your personal data without your permission to the extent that it is required or permitted to do so by European Union or national law, for the following purposes:

  • To comply with financial regulations regarding communications with potential and actual investors; 
  • In connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings, and in order to establish, exercise or defend Procurify’s legal rights.

Performance of Contract

Procurify collects, uses and discloses your personal data in the event you have sought employment, contracting opportunities, or educational opportunities, or solicited business with Procurify, for the following purposes:

  • To comply with commitments made to local authorities regarding hiring, Procurify may provide information relating to inquiries and hiring from local areas in which Procurify operates, to evidence compliance with commitments made by Procurify;
  • To comply with commitments made with local authorities regarding local sourcing, engagement with local organizations and groups, or provide educational opportunities (either individually or to groups). 

Legitimate interests of Procurify

Procurify collects, uses and discloses your personal data to support its legitimate interests in the following categories:

  • To monitor and enhance the security of our website and other systems to which it may connect;
  • To deliver a tailored user experience and reducing the amount of manual data entry.

With whom do we share your personal information?

Procurify may share your personal data with third parties to assist Procurify to administer activities on the website, such as website maintenance, to our auditors or other professional advisors, or otherwise for service promotions. Procurify may also use service providers to assist in aggregating personal data. If you have provided Procurify with your personal data, that personal data will not be sold.

How does Procurify obtain your consent?

Procurify obtains consent to collect, use and disclose your personal data for the reasonable and necessary purposes set out above. When you provide Procurify with your information, such as for signing up to receive emails about business developments, you are consenting to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal data for these purposes, in accordance with the principles outlined in this notice.

How long does Procurify retain your personal data?

Procurify will not store your personal data longer than necessary for the purpose for which we have processed your personal data. How long we retain your personal data depends on the type of data and the purpose for which we process it. Procurify includes regulated entities, which are subject to a variety of records retention requirements, and so may be unable to remove your personal data because of legal obligations. Procurify will inform you if you request deletion of your personal data if we are unable to comply.

Data Subject Rights

You may request details of personal data which we hold about you. If you would like a copy of the personal data held on you please email legal@procurify.com.  If you believe that any personal data we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please contact us as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any personal data found to be incorrect.

You may choose to object to the collection or use of your personal data whenever personal data is processed for the legitimate interests of Procurify.

California Privacy Rights

The California Consumer Protection Act (“CCPA”) is effective January 1, 2020 and provides California consumers with various privacy rights. These rights include the right of disclosure and access (the right to request to know more details about the categories Procurify collects), right to deletion of personal data, right to opt-out of the sale of personal data and the right to not be discriminated against for exercising these rights.

Categories of personal information we collect (and have collected over the past 12 months) include contact details (name, telephone and work email) and employee work purchase history, if using the Procurify platform (internal purchases, approval records and payment records). Procurify does not sell personal information. 

California consumers may request additional information by emailing legal@procurify.com.

Use of Cookies

Our website uses cookie technology to make your use of the website more convenient. A cookie is a text file which enables the website to store information about your activities, or the length of your stay. Any personal information that is collected by the cookies will be used only on an aggregate basis, which means that Procurify removes identifiers from the information, and uses it for statistical purposes to assist in enhancing your online experience, or to evaluate the success of promotions that Procurify may carry on through the website. The Site does not collect your personal or financial data from your computer, nor does it place persistent cookies on your computer. The website will not place cookies on your hard drive. Most web browsers are set to accept cookies by default, however, you should have an option to disable cookies associated with our website. If you choose to do so, this may affect the functionality of the website and your ability to access certain features of it.

Your Choices Regarding Relevant Advertisements

We believe in transparency and giving you control over which ads you see. You may opt out of having your data collected or receiving remarketing ads from Procurify. To opt-out of Google’s use of cookies please visit Google’s Ad Settings. To opt-out of third-party vendor’s use of cookies, please visit the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.

How does Procurify protect your personal data?

Procurify is committed to ensuring that your personal data is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, we have put in place appropriate technical and organizational measures to safeguard and secure the personal data we process. Our website endeavours to use appropriate reasonable security arrangements to prevent any unauthorized access, collection, use, disclosure, copying, modification or disposal of your personal data in accordance with applicable law. Procurify tries to exercise care in the secure transmission of your personal data, however, no transmission of personal data over the Internet is completely secure. Procurify does not guarantee that personal data disclosed through the Internet cannot be intercepted by third parties. However, Procurify takes steps that are reasonably available to protect any personal data that has been provided to Procurify, including its disposal or destruction in due course.


Please remember that you control the personal information you provide while using our website. 

If a data breach does occur, we will do everything in our power to limit damage. In the event a data breach we will take reasonable actions to inform you about remedial actions to prevent further damage. It is our responsibility to inform the relevant supervisory authority or authorities without undue delay.

Contacting us about your privacy

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy and/or the practices of this website, please contact our Data Privacy Officer by emailing legal@procurify.com or by writing to Procurify Technologies Inc. 300 - 455 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada, V6C 1T1.

From time to time we may change this Privacy Notice when it is appropriate to do so. We recommend that you review this notice from time to time so that you are aware of any changes.

Revision Date: January 29, 2020