In these terms and conditions, “we” “us” and “our” refers to Job Buddy. We are an online job listing portal and subscription service that provides job-related products and services to our subscribers and website visitors. Your access to and the use of all information on this website, including purchase of our product/s and services, is provided subject to the following terms and conditions.
We reserve the right to amend these terms & conditions at any time, and your use of the website following any amendments will represent your agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions as amended. We therefore recommend that each time you access our website you read these terms and conditions.
In order to access the services provided on this website, in some instances you must become a registered user by completing the required information as set out on our membership/registration page. You agree to ensure that your registration details are true and accurate at all times and you undertake to update your registration details from time to time when they change as necessary. On registration, we provide you with a password and agree to pay for our services or products only if selected, as set out on our website. We reserve the right to terminate your registration at any time if you breach these terms and conditions.
Jobs posted by registered users are moderated as necessary. Job posts received from free email services, such as Gmail, Yahoo, Outlook.com, Hotmail etc., will be strictly moderated before appearing on the site and valid verifiable company details such as phone, website and address may be required. Job listings asking job seekers for cash advances of any kind are not allowed and will be rejected once detected.
Our Website Services
Our services are provided to adults over the age of eighteen (18) years. By proceeding to purchase through our website, you acknowledge that you are over 18 years of age. All prices are in South African Rands (ZAR) and are inclusive of VAT. We endeavor to ensure that our price list is current. Our price list can be accessed from our home page and we reserve the right to amend our prices at any time. If you have placed an order, we undertake to fulfill your order at the price listed at the time you ordered.
Product & Service Descriptions
We strive to ensure that our products and services are described as accurately as possible on our website, however we do not warrant that the description is accurate. Where we become aware of any incorrect description, we reserve the right to correct any error or omission. We cannot guarantee or accurately predict results (views or job applications) from any jobs listed on the website, and this is due to many factors beyond our control as well as the content being provided for display. Job Buddy is purely a platform provider for job providers where job seekers can view advertised jobs.
Images have been provided for illustrative purposes only and we do not guarantee that any image will reproduce in true colour nor that any given image will reflect or portray the full design or options relating to that product or service.
Product & Service Orders
We provide products and services to customers internationally and endeavor to ensure that our products and services list is current, however we give no undertaking as to the availability of any product or service as advertised on our website. All prices are in South African Rands (ZAR) and are inclusive of VAT. Our price list can be accessed from our home page and we reserve the right to amend our prices at any time.
When you order from us, we require certain confidential information to process your order (such as your email address, telephone contact etc.). We undertake to take due care with this information, however in providing us with such information you accept that we are not liable for its misuse due to error in transmission, virus or malware. We undertake to accept or reject your order within Seven (7) days. If we have not responded to you within Seven (7) days, your order is deemed to be rejected. We are not required to give reasons for rejecting your order to purchase. Our terms of payment are set out on our website checkout page.
Order Cancellation Due To Error
Where a service or product has been listed at the incorrect price or with incorrect descriptive information or image due to typographical error or similar oversight, we reserve the right to cancel all affected transactions. Where your credit card has been charged, we will immediately refund your credit card for the total amount debited.
Registered users may cancel their membership by visiting their account page and updating the information thereon or sending an email request to firstname.lastname@example.org
We reserve the right to terminate your membership, without notice, if we believe you have behaved in violation of our Terms and Conditions
When you visit our website, we give you a limited licence to access and use our information for personal use. You are permitted to download a copy of the information on this website to your computer for your personal use only provided that you do not delete or change any copyright symbol, trade mark or other proprietary notice. Your use of our content in any other way infringes our intellectual property rights.
Except as permitted under the Copyright Act 1978 you are not permitted to copy, reproduce, republish, distribute or display any of the information on this website without our prior written permission.
The licence to access and use the information on our website does not include the right to use any data mining robots or other extraction tools. The licence also does not permit you to metatag or mirror our website without our prior written permission. We reserve the right to serve you with notice if we become aware of your metatag or mirroring of our website.
This website may from time to time contain hyperlinks to other websites. Such links are provided for convenience only and we take no responsibility for the content and maintenance of or privacy compliance by any linked website. Any hyperlink on our website to another website does not imply our endorsement, support, or sponsorship of the operator of that website nor of the information and/or products which they provide. You may link our website without our consent. but any such linking will be entirely your responsibility and at your expense. By linking, you must not alter any of our website’s contents including any intellectual property notices and you must not frame or reformat any of our pages, files, images, text or other materials.
Intellectual Property Rights
The copyright to all content on this website including applets, graphics, images, layouts and text belongs to us or we have a licence to use those materials. All trade marks, brands and logos generally identified either with the symbols TM or ® which are used on this website are either owned by us or we have a licence to use them. Your access to our website does not license you to use those marks in any commercial way without our prior written permission.
Any comment, feedback, idea or suggestion (called “Comments”) which you provide to us through this website becomes our property. If in future we use your Comments in promoting our website or in any other way, we will not be liable for any similarities which may appear from such use. Furthermore, you agree that we are entitled to use your Comments for any commercial or non-commercial purpose without compensation to you or to any other person who has transmitted your Comments. If you provide us with Comments, you acknowledge that you are responsible for the content of such material including its legality, originality and copyright.
Whilst we have taken all due care in providing the information on our website, we do not provide any warranty either express or implied including without limitation warranties of title or implied warranties of merchant ability or fitness for a particular purpose. To the extent permitted by law, any condition or warranty which would otherwise be implied into these terms and conditions is excluded. We also take all due care in ensuring that our website is free of any virus, worm, Trojan horse and/or malware, however we are not responsible for any damage to your computer system which arises in connection with your use of our website or any linked website. From time to time we may host third party content on our website such as advertisements and endorsements belonging to other traders. Responsibility for the content of such material rests with the owners of that material and we are not responsible for any errors or omissions in such material.
W endeavour to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the information provided on this website, but because of the possibility of human and technical error as well as other factors, we accept no responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of information provided on the domain http://www.jobbuddy.co.za or linked sub domains.
We reserve the right to take action in respect of any reproduction, adaptation, broadcast, publication or other communications to the public of the information contained on this website without the prior written consent.
Limitation of Liability
To the full extent permitted by law, our liability for breach of an implied warranty or condition is limited to the supply of the goods and/or services again or payment of the costs of having those goods and/or services supplied again. We accept no liability for any loss whatsoever including consequential loss suffered by you, your family or any other persons arising from services and/or product/s we have supplied. We accept no liability for any injury, illness, death or loss suffered by you, your family or any other persons arising from services and/or product/s we have supplied.
By accessing our website, you agree to indemnify and hold us harmless from all claims, actions, damages, costs and expenses including legal fees arising from or in connection with your use of our website.
If a Force Majeure event causing delay continues for more than Thirty (30) days, we may terminate this Agreement by giving at least Seven (7) days Notice to you. “Force Majeure” means any act, circumstance or omission over which we could not reasonably have exercised control.
These terms and conditions are to be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of South Africa and any claim made by either party against the other which in any way arises out of these terms and conditions will be heard in the Western Cape, South Africa and you agree to submit to the jurisdiction of those Courts. If any provision in these terms and conditions is invalid under any law the provision will be limited, narrowed, construed or altered as necessary to render it valid but only to the extent necessary to achieve such validity. If necessary the invalid provision will be deleted from these terms and conditions and the remaining provisions will remain in full force and effect.
Personal information about visitors to our site is collected only when knowingly and voluntarily submitted. For example, we may need to collect such information to provide you with further services or to answer or forward any requests or inquiries. It is our intention that this policy will protect your personal information from being dealt with in any way that is inconsistent with applicable privacy laws in South Africa.
Use of Information
Collecting information on Registered members
As part of registering with us, we collect personal information about you in order for you to take full advantage of our services. To do this it may be necessary for you to provide additional information to us as detailed below.
Registration is necessary for the processing of your subscription or order. Registration may include submitting your name, email address, address, telephone numbers, and other related information. You may access this information at any time by logging in and going to your account.
Credit Card Details
Credit Card details are only made through trusted 3rd payment processors (example Payfast or Paypal) and are not accessible to us.
Apart from where you have consented or disclosure is necessary to achieve the purpose for which it was submitted, personal information may be disclosed in special situations where we have reason to believe that doing so is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against anyone damaging, injuring, or interfering (intentionally or unintentionally) with our rights or property, users, or anyone else who could be harmed by such activities. Also, we may disclose personal information when we believe in good faith that the law requires disclosure.
We may engage third parties to provide you with goods or services on our behalf. In that circumstance, we may disclose your personal information to those third parties in order to meet your request for goods or services.
We strive to ensure the security, integrity and privacy of personal information submitted to our sites, and we review and update our security measures in light of current technologies. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be totally secure.
However, we will endeavor to take all reasonable steps to protect the personal information you may transmit to us or from our online products and services. Once we do receive your transmission, we will also make our best efforts to ensure its security on our systems.
In addition, our employees and the contractors who provide services related to our information systems are obliged to respect the confidentiality of any personal information held by us. However, we will not be held responsible for events arising from unauthorised access to your personal information.
Collecting Information for Users
Our web servers gather your IP address to assist with the diagnosis of problems or support issues with our services. Again, information is gathered in aggregate only and cannot be traced to an individual user.
Cookies and Applets
This aggregate, non-personal information is collated and provided to us to assist in analysing the usage of the site.
Access to Information
We will endeavor to take all reasonable steps to keep secure any information which we hold about you, and to keep this information accurate and up to date. If, at any time, you discover that information held about you is incorrect, you may contact us to have the information corrected.
In addition, our employees and the contractors who provide services related to our information systems are obliged to respect the confidentiality of any personal information held by us.
Links to other sites
We provide links to Websites outside of our websites, as well as to third party Websites. These linked sites are not under our control, and we cannot accept responsibility for the conduct of companies linked to our website. Before disclosing your personal information on any other website, we advise you to examine the terms and conditions of using that Website and its privacy statement.
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