Cookies are text files containing small amounts of data which are downloaded to your computer, or other device, when you visit a website. They are useful because they allow us to recognise your computer and improve your experience on our websites. Some cookies are also needed for the operation of our websites.

The table below lists the cookies we use on our vacancies portal and explains why we use them. It also explains which cookies you can decline by selecting "Decline" on the banner.

Cookie Cookie name Expiry Purpose Type
Universal Analytics (Google)   _dc_gtm_UA-# Session These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use the vacancies portal. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the portal. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone, including the number of visitors to the portal, where visitors have come to the portal from and the pages they visited. Analytics (can be declined)
_ga 2 years
_gid Session
_gat Session
gwcc 3 months
collect Session 
_gaexp 90 days
_gat_UA-* Session
Workday cookies PLAY_LANG 1 day Used to provide the user with a consistent session. Necessary
PLAY_SESSION Necessary
timezoneOffset Necessary
wday_vps_cookie 1 day Used to ensure a single session is handled by the same server so that a user isn't inadvertently logged out. Necessary
WorkdayLB_VPS Necessary
cdnDown 1 day Used to allow more efficient delivery of static content on the job vacancies portal  Functional (can be declined)
cdnWon
enablePrivacyTracking 1 day Tracks whether optional cookies have been accepted or declined by the user. Necessary 

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