Rehaan Sharma, Team Globus



Hi there, i receive the email below from a 'recruiter'. Most liket is a scam, as the return email address is a gmail account. They really do know how to target people, how would they know i'm in UAE. they have access to other recruitment agencies that we posted our resumes?

We would like to introduce ourselves as a Recruitment Agency providing services to clients across the globe. Our core area of focus is the Architecture / Engineering / Construction sector.

While the global recession has taken a strong toll on employment opportunities in cities such as Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah it has also created new opportunities for Architects and Draughtsmen in growing economies in the African continent.

We represent a well known and established Architectural firm based out of Lagos, Nigeria and are in the process of recruiting experienced Architects for handling its international projects. We have gone through your resume available in our database and feel that your background matches our requirements.

About the company: Well known and established Architecture firm in Lagos, Nigeria with international clients and projects

Salary and Compensation: The company will be paying as per the best in the industry. Dollar salary with accommodation and other benefits are offered to suitable/ relevant candidates.

Position base: Lagos, Nigeria

Job Vacancy: Senior Architects/ Architects

Experience: 1- 6 years

Job Description (including but not limited to) :

1) Responsible for conducting architectural studies

2) Developing design concepts and design criteria,

3) Preparing reports, calculations, detailed design and construction drawings.

4) Also involved in the signing and sealing of plans

5) Obtaining permits for construction

6) Review of plans and specifications submitted by consultants and contractors.

In case you are interested in exploring the opportunity further or for more information about the vacancy, please drop us a line at so that we can take this forward. If you feel that any of your friends or colleagues would be interested please feel free to forward this email to them.

Interviews to be conducted in Dubai in July, 09.

The requirement is immediate and urgent.

Best regards,

Rehaan Sharma

Team Globus