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Vacant Position – how can I resist?

Got this great job opportunity through CareerBuilder today. This is what a scam looks like. Little to no detail on the company or work.

Dear Mark Turner!

Our HR Department has found your resume on CareerBuilder. Our company is an innovative company working in exploration of gas and oil. We are looking for a responsible Assistant Manager to assist a higher-level manager. Your work will be critical in ensuring the team meets its goals of efficiency and customer satisfaction. Interpersonal and mediation skills will be very useful, since you’ll often be acting as a point of contact between manager, employees and customers. The goal is to secure the effective operation of our business and the satisfaction of our clients.

Vacancy: Assistant Manager
Type of position: Permanent
Salary: $3050 per month during the trial period; $4450 per month (after trial)
Timetable: Mon-Fri, 9 AM – 5 PM, full time (with paid breaks)
Qualifying period: 3 weeks of paid training and qualifying

– Assist the manager in organizing, planning and implementing strategy
– Communicate with clients and evaluate their needs and specifications
– Create reports
– Monitor operating costs, budgets and resources
– Ensure schedules and objectives are met
– Participation in meetings
– Process data entry with high level accuracy
– Maintain a positive representation of the company

– Must have great attention to detail
– Must be a team player
– Must have strong communications skills
– Must be personable and comfortable interacting with customers daily
– Desire to participate in professional development and take on new responsibilities
– Self-motivated and comfortable working both independently and as part of a team
– Ability to perform at a high level in a fast paced environment

Our coworkers also enjoy a total rewards package that includes:
– Competitive wages
– Merit based advancement
– Uncapped bonuses & incentive plan
– Paid sick/personal days
– 401 (k) plan

Our internal training and certification programs help expand your skills and income earning potential. We are looking for hardworking team player who is looking for a career.
We expect that you’ll take this job offer and look forward to welcoming you at our company. Should you be interested in this job offer, please provide your contact details, such as phone and e-mail.

IMPORTANT: This information should/will not be disclosed to third parties.

With best regards,
HR Department