This email with the subject "Dear Potential Applicant," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:05:27 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was email@example.com, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Potential Applicant, Retail Rapport Evaluators Ltd. © is a company that conducts surveys and stealth evaluation of companies and organizations. Our mystery shoppers pose as normal customers to perform specific tasks such as purchasing a product, asking questions, registering complaints or behaving in a certain way and then providing detailed reports or feedback about their experiences. Unlike the methodologies used in mainstream market research mystery shopping attempts to gauge the service delivery process instead of the service result. You are to visit businesses to evaluate. These evaluations are done anonymously, with you posing as a regular customer. After which you are required to complete a detailed critique, including a detailed written summary/story line of the visit, customer services and product, salesmanship, hospitality. Etc Examples of details you would forward to us are: - Assessment and advice on customer care. - Store layout and ease of selection. - Depth of selection. - Customer care programme and service audits. - Staff appearance. - Staff approaches. - Staff knowledge of product. - General Service level. - Store cleanliness. - Cash and wrap area appearance. - Exit polls. - Telephone surveys, and market research projects undertaken After which we customize your evaluation criteria to meet the goals and expectations this companies have established for their customers. We then communicate your results back to the companies in an accurate, comprehensive and timely manner. Most companies employ our assistance when people give complains about their services, or when they feel there are needs for them to improve their customer service. Your Identity would be kept confidential as the job states (Mystery Shopper) you would be paid $250 for every duty you carry out, and bonus on your transportation allowance, and funds would be given to you if you have to dine as part of the duty. Note that you would not use any money from your pocket as we will provide you with necessary funds you might need. Your job will be to evaluate and comment on customer service in a wide variety of shops, stores, restaurant and services in your area. No commitment is made on this job, and you would have flexible hours as it suits you. If you are interested do send in your full name contact address and telephone number, so we can find assignment areas that are close to you and would suit you and offer you flexibility, your address would also be needed for your payments. I would have to put you down in our data base system as one of our numerous agents, And you would be covering your area, and some close cities near you, you would find this job very interesting and rewarding. An acceptance e mail would be sent to you, we have evaluation activities around your city that is why we need your services I would have to get you the full details of the services which you would have to partake in. I would like to know what your schedule is so I know what days to fix you in. As soon as you are accepted for this job, you would be given full details of the activities you have to carry out, and you would be told what to keep for records, and your payment information would be included in the mail. If you are still interested, Please reply this e mail with the following information:- Full Name: Full Mailing Address (not P.O.Box please): City: Province/State: Postal Code/Zip code: Cell Phone: Home Phone: Gender: Age: Marital Status: Best Times to Call: Present Job Status/Position: Email: Best Regards, David Donovan Email Contact:firstname.lastname@example.org Consultant / Hiring Manager Retail Rapport Evaluators Ltd.