Recruitment Applicants and Personal Data

When applying for a role at AW, we collect and process your personal data as part of our recruitment process. This data is used to assess your suitability and qualification for the role you have applied for and your eligibility to work. We use a several systems to perform these checks and administer the process.  

Data retention

We retain the personal data processed by us for as long as is considered necessary for the purpose for which it was collected (including as required by applicable law or regulation).   

In the absence of specific legal, regulatory or contractual requirements, our baseline retention period for records and other documentary evidence created in the provision of services is nine years.


The deadline for April 2021 claims is 14 May 2021, so please submit claims to jrs@armstrongwatson.co.uk.