Job posted on Indeed 'was a cruel scam'

Job posted on Indeed 'was a cruel scam'

The recruitment sector is unfortunately, one that often falls victim to scams. Even the most reputable recruiters can be fooled by non-existent clients, whilst well-known job boards can find themselves under fire for missing a rogue job posting.

A report in The Times found that one candidate fell victim to a job scam which was posted on A couple of days later the 18-year-old student in her gap year was phoned and invited in for an interview. The firm sent her an application form, with a prepaid envelope and the interview details, date, time and address.

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