Data Protection

In the event that you contact us by email or via our contact/application form, we store your name, contact details and the content of your enquiry/application in order to be able to respond. Please note that your information is generally not protected during transfer via the Internet and can therefore theoretically be viewed and modified by unauthorized third parties. In the event of doubt, please use our postal address or fax number to send information to us that may be of a confidential nature. Where a contract is concluded, we will store necessary information such as name, address and information concerning performance of the contract.In the event that ProLeit AG requests not to use your personal information for further contact and/or to delete it, we shall take corresponding action. Information that is obligatory for performance of an order or for commercial purposes is not affected by termination or deletion.By sending application materials the applicant consents to retention of data for a period of up to three months after conclusion of the recruitment process or, in the case of court proceedings against ProLeiT AG relating to violations of the recruitment procedure, until such proceedings have ended.ProLeiT AG is under an obligation not to make the information available to any third parties without the consent of the applicant with the exception of defending claims of third parties in legal proceedings and in such a case to destroy the information promptly after such proceedings have ended.Our website contains links to other sites. We do not have any control over the compliance of their providers with data protection requirements. ProLeit AG is only responsible for its own content in accordance with general law. ProLeit AG does not assume any responsibility for external content provided for use via links and does not assume it as its own. The provider of the linked website alone is liable for illegal, incorrect or incomplete content as well as damages resulting from use or non-use of the information. Editorial staff members are only accountable for external links, including potentially illegal or criminal content, where they have positive knowledge of them and it is technically possible and feasible to prevent their use.

In addition to the information which you deliberately enter into our site, we capture, save and process numerous data automatically. We use this information e.g. in order to adapt our site even more specifically to your requirements.

Automatically saved data includes: 

  • the IP address
  • the time of day of the server request
  • the selected link

What are cookies?

Like many websites, our website also uses cookies. They help us to provide you with a better online service, e.g. to provide a more secure and functional website, and make our website more efficient in terms of navigating and loading website elements. Cookies assist us to analyse how often you visit our website and which services you use most. Cookies are small text files that are downloaded to your computer.

Please visit the following website to learn more about cookies and how they work:

Which types of cookies do we use?

Cookies are categorized as following:

Type 1Absolutely necessary cookies
 These cookies are necessary for the full functionality of the website. Without them the website will not work probably.
Type 2Function-cookies
 These cookies allow us to enhance website comfort and services. They provide several services for our visitors.
Type 3Performance-cookies
 These cookies collect data about website use.

The following cookies are used at

Cookie NameCookie DescriptionCookie Type
fe_typo_userMyProleit login session cookieType 1
be_typo_userContentmanagement Session CookieType 1
PHPSESSIDThe session ID is saved hereType 1
__utmaGoogle AnalyticsType 3
__utmbGoogle AnalyticsType 3
__utmcGoogle AnalyticsType 3
__utmzGoogle AnalyticsType 3
__utmtGoogle AnalyticsType 3

How can cookies be disabled?

When visiting our website, you allow the use and storage of cookies on your device. It is also possible to visit the website without downloading cookies. However, most web browsers accept cookies by default.

If you wish to prevent the use of cookies on your device, please follow the instructions provided by your browser helpdesk. You can also adjust your browser settings to ensure you are notified about new cookies and to prevent the gathering of data generated by cookies.

However, please note that when the use of cookies is prevented, individual offers on our website and many of its contents and services will no longer be available to their full extent. We, therefore, advise you to allow the use of cookies on your browser and device.

Access to your personal information

You have the right to ask for a copy of the personal information we hold about you on our servers, as well as details about the origin of this information, the recipient of this information and the purpose of storage. By law, you also have to right to apply for any personal information we hold about you to be rectified, blocked, erased or destroyed.

If you want to know if we hold personal information about you, please contact datenschutz(at)

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Optionally you have the possibility to object to the recording of usage data by downloading the following Google Add-On for your Browser:

By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Public Procedures Directory

The Public Procedures Directory in accordance with Section 4e of the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) can be accessed using the following link.

Changes to the data privacy policy

Any changes to this data privacy policy and the use of cookies will be posted here in the future.