Just to let people know i also received the same email as everyone else and i am in Ireland. I also thought it was too good to be true, but i am concerned that he has all my details from my CV. I have put a copy of the email below and i will contact the recruitment site where it was posted.
I wish to inform you that the advertised position is not available anymore, but there is another available position if you don't mind and below is the job details for your review .
POSITION TITLE: Personal Assistant..AVAILABILITY: OpenSTART DATE: Immediately
I got your resume and it has been reviewed, I did appreciate it, So I will give this a GO !
This employment opportunity will not hinder or disturb your present occupation and if not employed it serves as a extra means of income.
I'm looking for someone that can be trusted and reliable, someone with good understanding and working skills.
As my personal assistant, your activities among others will include:
*Create and modify documents using Microsoft Office*Running personal errands, supervisions and monitoring.*Scheduling programmes, flights and keeping me up to date with them.*Making regular contacts and drop-offs on my behalf.*Handling and monitoring some of my financial activities..
*Good planning, communication and organisation skills*Must be honest, reliable & dependable*Excellent verbal & written communication skills*Must have strong problem solving skills*Must be organised & extremely detail oriented*Experience working with the Internet, email, MS Excel and MS Word*Ability to multi-task and self manage 24/7 mindset*A willingness to do whatever needs to be done is a must
NOTE: The above qualification requirements can also be learnt if you are willing to take up the challenges.
This position is Part-time and flexible, you will work at your convenience. Let me know if you will be able to offer me any of these services. I would love to meet up with you to talk about this job but I am currently away on business. I am presently in the United State for a short business trip so there will be no interview.
I will pre-pay you in advance to do my business errands. I will also have my mails forwarded to your address. If you will be unable to stay at your house to get my mails, I can have it shipped to a post office near you and then you can pick it up at your convenience. When you get my mails; you are required to mail them to where I want them mailed to. You don't have to put money out of your pocket, all you have to do is have packages shipped to you and do my shopping. You are allowed to open the packages to reveal its content.
The content of the packages are Artworks and personal letters. All expenses and taxes will be covered by me. You will work between 20 and 25hrs a month.
How much will you charge per week? I will pay 500. That is not a bad offer is it? . I need your service because I am constantly out of town. I work in real estate and I own an Art Gallery in the United State. I will return back by June 15th, 2012 so this process will be going - on till i get back in June. If you don't mind, I will meet up with you when I return and then we can talk about the possibility of making this long term.
Well, let me know if you are able to handle the position. Hope to hear from you right away . I will email you the list and pictures of what to shop for when I am ready. No heavy packages is involved! You can do the shopping at any nearest stores. You will be shopping for clothing's. I will provide you my personal UPS account number for Shipping . All you have to do is provide my account number to UPS and shipping charges will be applied into the account. I will provide clear set of instructions for each task I need done as well the funds to cover them. If I were to mail you check to do my shopping plus upfront payment for your service, where would you want it mailed to? How should your name appear on the payment? Maybe you can provide me with the following details below:
-------------HOME-------------Full Name:Full Contact Address: (P.O. BOX NOT ACCEPTED)Home Phone:Cell Phone:Age:
----------AVAILABILITYays/Hours Available.----------Monday:Tuesday: Wednesday:Thursday:Friday:Hours Available: from _____to ______------------
Once I have received your contact information, I will get back to you with the task for next week. Please understand that you will also be paid as well as its important for me to make the necessary steps before i get back from my business trip.You must always reply to any of my email when you get them so i know you got the instructions.
I hope i am clear with that?
Please get back as soon as possible...
Thank You!!!Peter Wilshire.
Honesty, loyalty and punctuality is my watchword.
I hope no one else gets sucked in to this as it does sound like the ideal position!