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Christopher Haviland
Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom
2012-09-21 06:08:09
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+2 Job offer sent in email and requesting personal details. 
Alex Dawson
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Here is a copy of the email that I recieved today in regards to a Job scam, as you can see all the details are there in black and white and I had to put it out there so that other people are made aware of the lengths people will go to obtain your information, I hope this is of some help to you all and I also hope that you do not fall into this or any other trap that is out there.

Hi Mr Christopher Haviland,

Our company closely cooperates with and they provided us with your CV as an appropriate candidate for the opened position. We looked through it and decided that your skills meet our basic requirements for our opening.

Our professional team is a small, reputable art promoting enterprise established and headquartered in the United Kingdom. Our company deals with communication process for art experts and artists and owners.

We are hiring independent agents in different UK regions to represent our company. Extra knowledge or special experience is not required! This position will allow you to have awesome income and this job will take not more than 2-3 hours of your time each business day.

Job details:
- receive and process payments from our worldwide customers;
- part-time job (full time job can also be offered soon);
- working hours are 2-3 hours a day (Monday - Friday);
- Internet access and e-mail availability.

Completing tasks in timely manner is of the most importance to us and our clients. Salary depends on your efficiency! The basic salary for this position starts at 1,500 GBP per month plus an 8% commission for every task that you complete.

No need to pay for enrollment! All expenses are covered by our company.

If you are interested in this offer and would like to learn more about it, please send your contact information to We will get back to you within 2 business days.

You are receiving this employment opportunity email because you uploaded your CV on-line.


Alex Dawson
Follow Ups/Extra Information. Most recent is listed first.
Anonymous   () Added the following extra information on :2012-10-04 06:32:40
Alex Dawson
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I got this one
---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Alex Dawson Date: 4 October 2012 11:26 Subject: 04/10/2012 1:31:51 PM - Job for your review. Patrick Ryan To: Patrick Ryan
Hello Patrick Ryan,
An international dynamic art company based in the UK due to an ongoing growth and expansion is currently recruiting for a FS Officer and is happy to offer you this part-time job
There is no limit to the opportunities in our company - so there’s no limit to what you can achieve. We found your CV and are very impressed! We think you have the qualifications we're looking for to fill our open position.
The description of FSO position: - It is possible to work less days per week and hours are liable for change, however most transactions must be completed by 2 PM on the day the funds enter your account and you receive a task; - permanent Internet access and e-mail availability; - Free training and on-line support; - The first year income could easily be around 20,000 - 30,000 GBP, with various bonuses and advances.
We offer extensive training, exceptional earning potential, commission and base Salary. During this time, you'll receive all the necessary instructions and training from your supervisor. One week before the training period ends, your supervisor will be making his or her decision, regarding whether your performance has been satisfactory enough to offer full time employment.
If we have sparked your interest and you'd like to learn more, please e-mail us your updated contact information at Our recruiter managers will contact you within 2 business days.
Sincerely yours,
Alex Dawson

No Name   (Chesham, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom) Added the following extra information on :2012-09-28 09:01:18
Mr Dawson
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i received the following. i think it is the same scam as the first one. no company name is asked for - but they want my details!
Congratulations! Based on your CV on we We are happy to offer you the following job..
The job we are recommending is that of a FSO at a salary of 1,500 GBP per month per trial period. Your working schedule will be Monday thru Friday for 2-3 hours a day.
Provisional period - 30 working days from the day you apply.
Employee Benefits Include: - Dental Care - Health care - Vacation - 4 weeks per annum - And others All benefits take effect only after provisional period.
We would be happy to start working with you ASAP. Please report to Mr. Dawson as soon as you receive this offer, for documentation and orientation.
Please fill out and send us the form below with your Contact information to verify your identity and interest in this position. ---------------------F O R M _________F O R M------------------ Full Name: ____________________ Address: ____________________ Phone: ________________________ Preferred call time: _______________ ---------------------F O R M _________F O R M------------------
Thank you for your time and hope to hear from you soon.
Best regards, Mr. Dawson HR Manager

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