General terms and conditions

 

Terms Of Use – Candidates

We know that this legal jargon is not fun to read, but at the end of the day our Terms of Use defines our relationship with you.

Terms

  • All Diretsa services that facilitate applications for employment are free of charge.
  • Certain ancillary products and services may attract a transaction fee that is payable at the execution of the transaction.
  • Your telephone or Cellular Service Provider will charge all telephone calls that you make to Diretsa’s telephony based facilities at their normal rates.

Conditions

  • You indemnify Diretsa against all claims, actions, suits, liabilities, costs and expenses incurred on any account as a result of the listing or intended listing of any resumé by you on www.Diretsa.co.za, or any related site.
  • Diretsa makes every effort to ensure that Applicant Data is treated in the strictest confidence, however, you will not hold Diretsa responsible if your resumé was unlawfully copied from the Diretsa website through nefarious means and/or distributed without consent.
  • Access to the candidate resumé database is available only to Diretsa recruitment agency clients who have been approved for resumé search capabilities and whom Diretsa has issued with privileged access codes to search the Diretsa database. Such Diretsa clients may access the candidate resumé database solely for the purpose of identifying candidates whose work preferences for location, category, industry and occupation match the clients’ current vacancy advertisements with Diretsa. While Diretsa will make every effort to ensure that Diretsa clients adhere to this undertaking, you herewith indemnify Diretsa against wrongful conduct, of any kind, by Diretsa recruitment agency clients.
  • While Diretsa will implement precautionary measures to ensure that the Diretsa website is free from viruses, Diretsa cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading through the site or delivered via electronic mail through the site will be free of infection or viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other code that manifest contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing sufficient protective software on your system that will satisfy your particular data security requirements and for maintaining a means external to your workstation for the reconstruction of any lost data.
  • You agree to take precautionary measures to ensure that your resumé on Diretsa is free from viruses or other destructive code.
  • Diretsa reserves the right to either reject or remove any resumé from its site(s) for any reason whatsoever.
  • You agree to present yourself truthfully in your resumés on Diretsa.
  • Diretsa makes every effort to deliver applications to vacancies in the shortest possible time. You will however not hold Diretsa liable for any loss or damage as a result of any failure or delay in the delivery of an application for employment to an advertiser.
  • You agree, at all times, to deal with any information or products provided by Diretsa in a manner which abides by all applicable laws of South Africa, or of any other relevant jurisdiction (including, without limitation, privacy and copyright laws).
  • To the fullest extent permitted by law, Diretsa and its associates exclude all liability for any loss or damage (including indirect, special or consequential loss or damage) arising from the use of, or reliance on any services provided by Diretsa or its associates. Diretsa and its associates at all times limit their liability to the re-supply, where possible, of services not properly rendered; and where the re-supply of the service is not possible, to the refund of moneys paid for such services. Diretsa will not be liable under this paragraph where the failure to render services properly is attributable partially or wholly to your actions or omissions.
  • You agree to keep Diretsa and its associates fully indemnified against any actual or contingent liabilities incurred in relation to any actions or claims brought by any person against Diretsa as a result of an actual or alleged breach by you of any law, or such other actions or claims brought in relation to the provision of services by Diretsa to you.
  • You may not assign or transfer your rights and obligations to any other person without Diretsa’s prior written approval (which will not be unreasonably withheld).
  • This agreement is governed by the laws of South Africa. You irrevocably and unconditionally submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of South Africa, and waive any objection to legal action being brought in those Courts on the grounds of venue or inconvenient forum.
  • Diretsa retains all intellectual property rights contained in the data stored on Diretsa and services provided by Diretsa, and you agree not to infringe any of Diretsa’s rights without Diretsa’s prior written consent. This includes the use of public domain information represented on Diretsa.
  • You agree not to use the Diretsa infrastructure or technology to market any service to Diretsa.

 

Terms Of Use – Advertisers

 

The Services

Diretsa provides facilities for recruiters to place advertisements pertaining to employment vacancies on the Diretsa Website. All advertisements are linked to a vacancy category and job title selected by the advertiser.

  • All advertisements placed will remain visible on Diretsa and its partner websites for a period determined by the advertiser. In the case of ad hoc advertisements, the maximum advertising period is 30 days.
  • Diretsa provides search services to allow applicants to view the vacancies. These include hierarchical and a text search facilities.
  • When applicants register with Diretsa, the Diretsa system records their position preferences. This information is used to generate email notifications to applicants of positions that may suit them. Advertiser vacancy advertisements will be linked to the criteria that are used to generate notifications, which means that Diretsa will actively market vacancies to selected applicants.

Terms

  • Prices set by Diretsa (Pty) Ltd may vary without notice.
  • All amounts owing to Diretsa must be paid within 14 days of the date of invoice. Diretsa may charge interest on late payment in accordance with the prevailing Standard Bank prime overdraft rate.
  • Advertisers must pay the amount of all invoices in full, notwithstanding any errors or omissions in any advertisement, into the Diretsa bank account, free of deduction or set off:

Account Holder: GAUSSIAN MIND TRADING & PROJECTS
Bank Name: FIRSTNATIONAL BANK
Branch Name: FOURWAYS
Account No: 62454937594
Branch Code: 250655

  • The prices listed on this site are valid from 1 Feb 2002 and exclude VAT.

Conditions

  • It is the responsibility of advertisers to ensure they comply with the Labour Relations Act and any other anti-discrimination legislation applicable in the Republic of South Africa. This is relevant to the creation of vacancy advertisements on Diretsa using the standard ?create advertisement? form. Diretsa will not accept advertisements that appear to be contrary to law.
  • The advertiser indemnifies Diretsa against all claims, actions, suits, liabilities, costs and expenses incurred on any account by Diretsa as a result of the listing or intended listing of any advertisement by that advertiser on www.Diretsa.co.za, or any related site.
  • Diretsa shall use reasonable endeavours to keep the vacancy advertisements available at all times. However, the advertiser agrees that Diretsa shall not be liable to the advertiser or any other person whatsoever in respect of any loss or damages caused by or arising from the unavailability of, or any interruption in the display of the advertisements for any reason whatsoever.
  • Diretsa shall use their best endeavours to notify the advertiser of any maintenance and repairs which may result in the advertisements being unavailable, but do not warrant that such notice will be given in advance.
  • Diretsa will do everything in its power to ensure that the Diretsa server is free from viruses or other destructive software, by employing industry standard virus protection and firewalling technology. Diretsa cannot and does not, however, guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading through the site or delivered via electronic mail through the site will be free of infection or viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other code that manifest contaminating or destructive properties. Advertisers are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy their particular security requirements and output, and for maintaining external means for the reconstruction of any lost data.
  • Advertisers must make every effort to avoid errors in advertisements. Diretsa accepts no responsibility or liability for any errors and requires that advertisers check their advertisements for errors as soon as they are placed on the site(s). Any errors may be edited immediately.
  • Diretsa reserves the right to either reject or remove any advertisement from its site(s) for any reason whatsoever.
  • Diretsa makes every effort to publish advertisements in the shortest possible time. Diretsa is not liable for any loss or damage incurred by an advertiser as a result of any failure or delay in the listing an advertisement on Diretsa or its partner websites.
  • The Advertiser agrees at all times to deal with any information or products provided by Diretsa in a manner which abides by all applicable laws of South Africa, or of any other relevant jurisdiction (including, without limitation, privacy and copyright laws).
  • To the fullest extent permitted by law, Diretsa and its associates exclude all liability for any loss or damage (including indirect, special or consequential loss or damage) arising from the use of, or reliance on any services provided by Diretsa or its associates. Diretsa and its associates at all times limit their liability to the re-supply, where possible, of services not properly rendered; and where the re-supply of the service is not possible, to the refund of moneys paid for such services. Diretsa will not be liable under this paragraph where the failure to render services properly is attributable partially or wholly to the advertiser?s actions or omissions.
  • The Advertiser agrees to keep Diretsa and its associates fully indemnified against any actual or contingent liabilities incurred in relation to any actions or claims brought by any person against Diretsa as a result of an actual or alleged breach by him/her of any law, or such other actions or claims brought in relation to the provision of services by Diretsa on behalf of the Advertiser.
  • The Advertiser may not assign or transfer your rights and obligations to any other person without Diretsa’s prior written approval (which will not be unreasonably withheld). If the Advertiser is a company, any change in the effective control of its ownership shall be deemed an assignment for the purpose of this clause.
  • This agreement is governed by the laws of South Africa. The Advertiser irrevocably and unconditionally submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of South Africa, and waive any objection to legal action being brought in those Courts on the grounds of venue or inconvenient forum.
  • Diretsa retains all intellectual property rights contained in any of the data gathered as well as goods and services provided to the Advertiser by Diretsa, and the Advertiser agrees not to infringe any of Diretsa’s rights without Diretsa’s prior written consent.
  • Diretsa shall not divulge any personal information obtained from the advertiser to any third parties unless :
    • the advertiser has consented to any disclosure of such personal information to be made to any third party;
    • any disclosure of such personal information is to be made by Diretsa to any of their employees or agents for the purpose of rendering the services to the advertiser;
    • Diretsa are compelled by any law or order of court to disclose such personal information.
    • Any personal information supplied by the advertiser to Diretsa shall be securely stored by Diretsa.
  • Whilst Diretsa shall endeavour to protect the advertiser from disclosure to any other party concerning the information furnished in this agreement, Diretsa shall nonetheless not be liable for damages in any manner whatsoever to the advertiser should such information become known to any other party, provided that such endeavour shall not apply in regard to any information which is publicly available from sources other than the parties.

Candidate CV database

  • Access to the candidate CV database is available only to Diretsa clients who have been approved for CV search capabilities.
  • Diretsa clients may access the candidate CV database solely for the purpose of recruitment.
  • Diretsa clients may not use the candidate CV database for any other purpose including, but not limited to, collecting and storing candidate contact information and other data.
  • Diretsa clients are required to be bound by the applicable South African laws, binding schemes or contracts that uphold privacy principles. Organisations, which are not bound by substantially similar principles, will be held to the rules described by the Information Technology Association of South Africa?s Code of Conduct.
  • All data stored on the Diretsa database is copyright protected and is Diretsa intellectual property.

The Entire Agreement

This agreement constitutes the whole agreement between the parties relating to the subject matter hereof. No amendment or consensual cancellation of this agreement or any provision or term thereof shall be binding unless recorded in a written document signed by the parties.