Recruitment Fraud

Warning: Beware recruitment fraud. Please be advised that Archer does not send unsolicited offers of employment in any form and will never ask for payment of money from a candidate to be considered for employment.

Archer does not ask prospective employees to cover the cost of work permits, other relevant permits in the country of operation, travel, accommodation, insurance, visas or agency fees.

Archer does not use gmail/hotmail addresses in communicating with prospective employees. Fraudsters may also use similar domain names to, so pay particular attention to email from addresses that are very similar to

If you think you are a victim of employment fraud you should stop all communication with the ‘agency’ or contact and report the details to the appropriate authorities. Many of the reporting websites for cybercrime can be found here;

For further help see the UK’s recruitment industry counter fraud forum website, which provides specific advice for candidates and recruitment professionals.