Privacy policy

Privacy policy

Thank you for visiting our website and for your interest in our company. Naturally, we adhere to privacy regulations, but we also want to ensure transparency regarding when we store what data and how we use it.

Your visits to our websites are logged. Basically, we record your computer's current IP address, date and time, browser type and your operating system, as well as the pages viewed. Personal identification is generally neither possible nor intended.
This data is only collected for data security purposes and to allow optimization of our web offering. Apart from statistical analysis of anonymized data, no evaluation of the data is undertaken. Also, no personal surf profiles or similar are created or processed.

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. 
In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. 
Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. 
On behalf of the website provider 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 to the website provider. 
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. 
Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under

You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website: Disable Google Analytics

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at or at 
Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).

We also use Google Analytics to analyse data from AdWords and the double-click cookie for statistical purposes. If you do not wish this to happen, you can disable analysis using the Ad Preferences Manager (


You can use our websites without cookies. Most browsers are set to accept cookies by default. You can, however, deactivate storage of cookies or set your browser to notify you when cookies are sent.

Personal data
Any personal data you provide to us via a website or email (such as your name and address or your email address) is only used for correspondence with you and only for the purpose for which you provided it. Data collected on the website is forwarded to the appropriate unit of the Drees & Sommer Group. Your personal data is not made available to third parties, except in cases where this is a legal requirement or where you have given us your prior consent.

Service providers
Where service providers are used for processing, the contractual relationship is regulated by the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG).

This privacy policy is updated when new products or services are launched, when Internet procedures change, or when Internet and computer security is enhanced. For this reason, we reserve the right to make amendments or additions to the privacy policy as required. Such changes will be published here. Please visit this page regularly to stay informed as to our privacy policy.

Drees & Sommer E-Recruiting Tool

Many thanks for your interest in employment with the Drees & Sommer Group (hereinafter ‘Drees & Sommer’) which includes all companies affiliated with Drees & Sommer SE pursuant to Sections 15 et seq. of the German Stock Corporation Act (Aktiengesetz, AktG), regardless of which state law applies to the legal entity in question. Companies such as Gassmann + Grossmann Baumanagement GmbH and RBS – Projekt Management GMBH - Unternehmensberatung also belong to Drees & Sommer.

The Human Resources (HR) department of Drees & Sommer is responsible for the applicant management system. HR is centrally organized and is part of Drees & Sommer SE.

Drees & Sommer SE
Human Resources Department
Obere Waldplätze 13
70569 Stuttgart, Germany

By accepting our privacy statement, you give Drees & Sommer the right to process, use and store your personal data to handle your application for a position as well as in the recruitment and appointment processes. Drees & Sommer will only use and process the personal data you provide to us on our applications portal to process your application and fill positions. All procedures for which your personal data is used and processed at Drees & Sommer are carried out in accordance with the applicable data protection legislation. Positions at Drees & Sommer are filled by our staff in the HR department along with the management of the Drees & Sommer company concerned. Unsolicitated applications are processed centrally by HR and forwarded to the relevant Drees & Sommer company/companies depending on your profile.

In our online application form, we ask for your consent for your data to be taken into consideration for other positions at Drees & Sommer. If you place a check mark under the heading ‘Release of Data’ beside the statement: ‘I give my consent to my application also being forwarded to other companies in the Drees & Sommer Group (...)’, then we will forward your data to the heads of other entities within Drees & Sommer that we feel may be interested in your profile. If you do not wish your data to be forwarded, please place a check mark beside the statement: ‘I only want my application to be taken into consideration for this position only.’ You can also withdraw your consent at any time in your applicant profile or by emailing Your personal data will be transferred to our HR master data and payroll accounting system if you are appointed to a position with us. We use the secure sockets layer (SSL) encryption process to protect your data. Your data will be deleted six months after the completion of the recruitment process, at the latest. Of course, you are also entitled to have your data deleted from our database at any time. Simply send us an email at to request this.

Notice to third Party agencies and head hunters
Please note that Drees & Sommer Group and it’s affiliates does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, Drees & Sommer Group will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Drees & Sommer Group explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Drees & Sommer Group.

Questions to the data protection officer
If you have any questions about data protection, please send us an e-mail or contact our data protection officer directly:

If you still have questions regarding the collection, processing and/or use of your personal data, please email at any time.