I was looking for a job in a popular website in the Uk (gumtree) and I have recieved a mobile text from a company called Stanley Sutton Inc. (www.stanleysutton.com) in which a person called Fred Wilson, who works for this company as H&R manager, emailed me.
He asks people to visit this link on internet ( http://www.stanleys..s&lang=en)
in order to send them some information. Here is what the link says:
Please note: currently this is a HOME BASED position for UK candidates!
An amazing opportunity has arisen with Stanley & Sutton Inc. Company. This is a good chance for a dedicated individual with quick learning abilities and excellent communication skills. Administrative assistant is a newly created position and will be offered from our brokerage department on a permanent basis.
You will perform multi-task clerical duties to support daily business activities.
Providing information, taking messages;
Receiving, sorting and also routing mail and publications;
Receiving payments and record receipts for products/services;
Sending and receiving Western Union and Money Gram transfers from local and foreign clients;
Ordering, receiving, and maintaining office supplies;
Assisting staff by performing standard office tasks as directed;
Reporting online daily.
The work schedule is flexible, that's why the work is suitable for students and for people who look for an additional income or are currently unemployed. However, the work has to be completed very quickly and accurate. You need to have 6-12 free hours per week in weekdays in business hours (usually 09:00am - 12:00pm or 02:00pm - 05:00pm, 3 - 5 working days per week, Monday - Friday); The working period depends on your working speed.
Base pay: 1450 GBP a month (950 GBP during probation period).
You will also earn commission of which an amount will be calculated depending on the total amount of deals you conduct with our customer. As follows:
5% from the total amount of the deal.
You will earn a minimum of 1200 GBP and up to 1800 GBP per month, depending on the customer's activity as well.
You will receive your commission daily by the business and your base pay will be paid to you once month.
Start working with us:
In order to get started working with our company, you have to complete the three following steps:
*Verification step. Please scan your passport or driving license or any other nationally issued photo ID which is valid up to date and send it to us by e-mail.
Note: We require the above documents since you will be hired over the Internet, in order to verify your identity, location and background.
Print out the agreement (will be sent to you by e-mail after 1st verification step done), familiarize yourself with it attentively; fill, sign and send back scanned pages. Keep the signed copy in a secure place while working with us.
You need to open a new current account in the bank, that we will indicate you, which will be used only for this employment. More information will be provided from your manager.
Note: if you have already have an account with this bank there's no need to establish another one.
* - After receiving your documents, your data will be checked by security services. It will take 1 - 3 days. If your document will be approved, our manager will forward an employment agreement to you. We will also need to talk with you over the phone at your primary phone number and ask a few questions regarding the job we offer. After agreement is signed and necessary information received, you can start your new job! Your manager will guide you in all your tasks. If you have some questions they will answer with pleasure.
Requirements for successful applicants:
You are based in United Kingdom.
Male/Female, 21+ years old!
You have good written and spoken English (Obligatory)
Punctual (some tasks should be completed in exact time).
Honest, reliable and people friendly.
Ability to complete your job quickly.
Barclays or Lloyds TSB bank account availability.
Self starter with problem solving abilities, strong interpersonal skills and attention to detail.
Good Communication skills, pleasant manner, approachable and can remain calm under pressure.
Available immediately and have free time for work with us on weekdays: 09:00am - 12:00pm or 02:00pm - 05:00pm
If you meet all of our requirements and you agree with the conditions of this position, please send us an email with the required information:
b. Document scanned copy (passport, DL or any other
Photo ID) as first step in apply procedure.
(Private information can be covered)
c. Please note in the email:
Mobile phone number:
Land line phone number:
Country of origin:
During the next 3 weekdays our manager will get in touch with you.
Our e-mail address:
We hope for a successful and long time cooperation!
Apparently he asks for personal information, copy of passports and bank accounts. So please, do not send this person your personal information.
I have reported to the police this case.