Terms of Use for akkodis.com

Latest Update: September 2022


These terms of use (the “Terms of Use”) govern the use of (including access to) the website akkodis.com operated by Akkodis Group AG, Gotthardstrasse 20, 6300 Zug, Switzerland (hereinafter referred to as “Akkodis”, “we” or “us”) including the content made available through this website (the “Website”).

Akkodis is a commercial brand under which Akka and Modis operate together. Akkodis offers broad industry experience, and strong know-how in key technology sectors such as mobility, software & technology services, robotics, testing, simulations, data security, AI & data analytics. The combined IT and engineering expertise brings a unique end-to-end solution offering, with four service lines – Consulting, Solutions, Talents and Academy– to support clients in rethinking their product development and business processes, improve productivity, minimize time to market and shape a smarter and more sustainable tomorrow.

These Terms of Use may be varied from time to time, and your use of this Website is subject to the current Terms of Use as of the date of your use of the website. Please check these Terms of Use regularly to ensure you agree to them. If you do not agree to them, please refrain from using the Website.

The object of this website is merely to provide you insights about Akkodis.

Any person who accesses the Website ("you") hereby accepts these Terms of Use in force at the time of your visit to the Website and agrees to abide by such Terms of Use.

The Website does not constitute or purport to constitute a source of advice or a means to establish a business relationship of any kind between you and us.

Access to the Website is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the Content we provide on the Website without notice. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of the Website, or the entire Website.

We are not under any duty to make the Website available and will not be liable if for any reason the Website is unavailable, totally or partially, at any time or for any period.

You acknowledge and voluntarily and expressly accept that your use of the Website is made under your sole and exclusive responsibility.

You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to the Website. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the Website through your internet connection are aware of these Terms of Use, and that they comply with them.

By accessing the Website, you agree that you will not perform any acts that may damage our image, interests or rights or those of any of our affiliates or any "Adecco Group Companies", or that may damage, render useless or overload the Website, or that may impede, in any way, the normal use of the Website by other visitors.

We implement reasonable security measures which are adequate to detect the existence of viruses. Nevertheless, you must be aware that the existing security measures for computer systems on the internet are not entirely trustworthy and that, therefore, we cannot guarantee the non-existence of viruses or any other elements that may cause alterations to your computer systems (hardware and software) or to your data and files contained in your systems.

We shall not be under any duty to check the accuracy of the Content, and do not guarantee the usefulness, preciseness, completeness or relevance of the Content and/or that such Content is up to date. We expressly exclude any and all liability for errors or omissions with respect to the Content and the Website, save to the extent that such liability arises from our fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation or from any death or personal injury that arises due to our negligence.

The inclusion of the Content in the Website does not in any way constitute the provision of staffing services or any other kind of services. Akkodis and its affiliates or the Adecco Group Companies expressly exclude any and all kind of liability for decisions made by you based on the Content.

1 - Lead the Charge Program

Akkodis, Global Leaders in Smart Industry are looking for one incredible candidate to take on the opportunity of a lifetime, working within the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula 1 Team on their journey towards carbon neutrality. The candidate will work with the Team to identify improvements in sustainability and efficiency, using cutting-edge technology and smart engineering processes and help the team compete in the world’s most competitive motorsport throughout the 2023 season.

To apply for the Lead the Charge position, applicants need to register the requested information and personal data on https://www.akkodis.com/en/lead-the-charge (e.g. first and last name, details of contact as email address; country and city of residence; language skills, educational and career information, etc.). In order to conduct a fair application process, please refrain from submitting a photo or any gender-related information with your Curriculum Vitae, Cover Letter, Motivation Letter or otherwise. Applications that include such information will be disqualified and disregarded for the process.

Select applicants will be interviewed by a consultant. Short-listed applicants are required to participate in different assessment tests provided by Akkodis or its partner (e.g. Mercedes). One applicant will be selected for the position.

Within applicable laws Akkodis, can, in its sole and absolute discretion, define any criteria to assess Lead the Charge position applications and conduct a professional assessment process in order to award the distinguished applicant for the Lead the Charge position.

Moreover, all the information provided by the short-listed applicants on www.akkodis.com/leadthecharge including - but not limited to - the assessments, interviews’ outcome, will be shared with and transferred to Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix Limited, Operations Centre, Brackley Northamptonshire, NN13 7BD England which provides the position for Lead the Charge Program for which the applicant applies. Any advertising, assessment, judgment, decision or offer by Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix Limited will be subject to the laws, whether common or statutory, applicable to that entity, including but not limited to employment laws, social security laws, and laws pertaining to work permits and immigration.

2 - Transfer of data

The Lead the Charge program is a global recruitment process which takes advantage of Akkodis presence worldwide to reach the best talents. The program involves entities of the Akkodis group. A list of the Akkodis group entities is included here. Your information will only be transferred and processed for the sole purpose of your application for this program.

If you give your agreement to be part of our global talent pool to boost your application visibility throughout the Akkodis group, your application will also be transferred to other entities and brands of the Akkodis group (including with the entities and brands acquired after data collection) to offer you missions adapted to your profile, when you have expressed interest in opportunities relating to other entities or internationally, or when entities of the Akkodis group identify that you may have specific skills required or helpful by those entities. You will find the list of countries in which we recruit and operate here.

We shall only transfer and process your data within the Akkodis group entities located in countries which provide adequate level of data protection as defined by Swiss data protection law or where Akkodis or the Adecco Group has put in place appropriate safeguards to seek to preserve the privacy of your information.

The information provided on the Website does not constitute an offer of or solicitation for the purchase or disposal of, trading or any transaction in any of our securities. Investors must not rely on this information for investment decisions.

All Content on the Website is either owned by us or is licensed for use by us. Everything you see or read on the Website (such as images, photographs, illustrations, texts, video clips and other materials) is protected worldwide by copyright, design, trademark and other intellectual property laws. You must always respect all intellectual property rights in the Website and the Content, whether owned by us, any of the Adecco Group Companies or a third party. You must not obtain or attempt to obtain any of the Content by means or procedures other than those which have been made available to you by the Website.

In no event will these Terms of Use or your use of the Website grant you any intellectual property rights on the Website or the Content other than those set out herein. You are therefore expressly prohibited to carry out any reproduction, transformation, distribution or public communication of, or to make available, extract, reuse, resend or in any other way use, by any means or procedure, any parts of the Website or the Content, except as allowed by these Terms of Use, or when you are allowed to do so by applicable law, or when explicit authorization has been provided by the holder of the relevant rights.

Akkodis is a trademark of the Adecco Group.

Links to other websites operated by third parties may be indicated on the Website.

The inclusion of any link to such third-party sites does not imply endorsement by us of those sites, and we do not accept any responsibility for any third-party website linked to or from this Website. We have not reviewed all of the sites linked to the Website and we are not responsible for the content or accuracy of any off-site pages, or any other sites linked to the Website.

Following any link to any other off-site page or third-party site is at your own risk. We suggest you read their legal terms (Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy) to get the appropriate information.

Any linking to the Website from a third-party website requires our prior written authorization. Please contact via email: smarterfuture@akkodis.com

The collection and the use of your personal information are governed by our Privacy Policy which is incorporated into these Terms of Use and accessible here.  

To the extent permitted by applicable law, we do not warrant or represent that the Website and/or the Content is accurate, complete, error-free or reliable or that use of the Website and/or the Content will not infringe rights of third parties. To the extent permitted by applicable law, we do not warrant or represent that the functional aspects of the Website and/or the Content will be error-free or that the servers that make it available are free of viruses or other harmful components. Use of the Website and/or the Content is at your risk, and everything on the Website is provided to you "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED. To the extent permitted by applicable law, we will not be liable for any loss arising out of or in connection with the use of the Website or the Content, whether direct or indirect, incidental, consequential or otherwise. For example, we disclaim any and all liability for loss of use, interruption of business, lost profits or lost data, regardless of the form of action.

These Terms of Use and all issues regarding this Website and its Content are governed by Swiss law and shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the ordinary courts of the city of Zurich, Canton of Zurich, Switzerland

These Terms of Use may be varied from time to time and your use of this Website is subject to the then current terms each time you access the Website and its Content. Please check these Terms of Use regularly to ensure you are familiar with them.

Questions, comments and requests regarding these Terms of Use are welcomed and should be addressed to Akkodis Group AG, Gotthardstrasse 20, 6300 Zug, or via email: smarterfuture@akkodis.com