1. Ownership of this website portal
1.1 This website portal located at the url www.mscareers-ice.com (“Portal”) is owned and operated by Ice Professionals Limited (“ICE”) on behalf of and licensed to Microsoft (“MS”).
2. Registering/Applying on this website portal
2.2 When you upload your details to this Portal, ICE will screen you for suitability for any job opportunities available with MS . However, by uploading your details to this Portal neither ICE nor MS make any promise or guarantee that suitable job opportunities will be available for you or that ICE will find you work. Neither ICE nor MS accept liability arising from any inability on ICE’s part to find you work or MS’s part to offer you work. ICE does not act as your agent and no legal relationship between you and ICE is created by registering on this Portal.
2.3 In the event that MS has a suitable job opportunity for you ICE will notify you via the email address provided by you on the sign up form. Therefore, it is important that you check that the contact details you submit are accurate and update ICE of any changes. You agree that ICE may send you information concerning job opportunities and to that address. If you unsubscribe from ICE’s database you will no longer receive any further information from ICE, including notification of job opportunities.
2.4 Neither ICE nor MS accept liability whatsoever:
(a) In respect of the suitability of any job opportunities presented to you for consideration; or (b) In relation to any representations made by ICE or MS relating to such job opportunities. It shall be your responsibility to carry out your own independent due diligence in relation to any job opportunity presented before you accept an offer.
2.5 When accepting the terms of the site the you declare that to the best of your knowledge the answers to the questions in the application are correct and you understand that if any false information is given, or any material fact suppressed, you may not be accepted, or if you employed, you may face disciplinary action including dismissal.
3. Exclusion of liability
3.1 Whilst ICE has made every effort to ensure that this Portal provides accurate information, the Portal is provided on an “as is” basis and the information provided is for general guidance only and does not constitute advice of any kind.
3.2 ICE makes no representations or warranties of any kind with respect to this Portal or its contents. In particular, ICE makes no representation or warranties about the accuracy, completeness, or suitability for any purpose of the information and related graphics published on this Portal. The information contained in this site may contain technical inaccuracies, typographical errors or may be out of date. ICE’s / MS’s liability for any such inaccuracies or errors is expressly excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.
3.3 Neither ICE, nor MS, nor any of their Directors, shareholders, or employees shall be liable for loss or damage arising out of or in connection with the use of this Portal or reliance on its contents. This is a comprehensive limitation of liability that applies to all damages of any kind, including (without limitation) compensatory, direct, indirect or consequential damages, loss of data, income or profit, loss of or damage to property and claims of third parties. 3.4 Notwithstanding this, none of the exclusions and limitations in the clause are intended to limit any rights you may have as a consumer under local law or other statutory rights which may not be excluded.
4. Intellectual property
4.1 ICE is the proprietor of the ICE Professionals trademark used on this website and get-up and you may not use it without our express permission.
4.2 MS is the proprietor of the MS trademark used on this website and get-up and you may not use it without their express permission.
4.3 ICE is also the owner or the licensee of the copyright in this Portal, its contents and images and no part of this Portal may be reproduced without our express permission or the permission of the copyright holder.
5. New Zealand law
5.1 These Terms are subject to New Zealand law and you irrevocably accept the jurisdiction of the New Zealand Courts.
6.1 ICE does not offer services for children. If you are under 18, you may use this site only with the involvement of a parent or guardian.