Candidate Security Phishing | B+C

Candidates' security & phishing

Latest Update: June 2019

 At Badenoch + Clark, we’re proud to be part of the Adecco Group. The Adecco Group is the world leader in providing organisations with the resources they need to navigate and thrive in today’s ever-changing working environment. Through brands like ours, the Adecco Group provides career opportunities, guidance and insights to over 1 million people in more than 60 countries each year.

Multiple fraud attempts using the Adecco name have been reported in several countries. Please be aware that NO Adecco or Badenoch + Clark representative will ever request payment of any kind from a candidate or an associate during a job search or a selection process.

 We have been informed that the ADECCO name and trademark are being used in several countries by persons who are in no way related to the Adecco Group. These persons place job adverts on general market websites using the name ‘Adecco’ without our permission. We also have reason to believe that e-mails, letters, telephone calls and other actions taken by these persons are nothing but illegitimate attempts to obtain money and access to job seekers’ personal and confidential information.

At the moment we are aware of multiple fraud cases using the Adecco name in Canada, France, Ghana, Hong Kong, Italy, United States of America and in the United Arab Emirates.

Protect Yourself

 Before releasing any personal information, ID or bank account details during a job search process, make sure your contact is an authorised Adecco or Badenoch + Clark representative. You can confirm this by getting in touch with an Adecco or Badenoch + Clark office in your country. Find the Adecco locations here. Find the Badenoch + Clark locations here.

Beware of any unexpected e-mail, instant message, voicemail or fax that claims to be from Adecco or Badenoch + Clark. If you receive such a message, get in touch with an Adecco or Badenoch + Clark office in your country and verify that the message is legitimate.

If you believe that you have been victim of such scams, we strongly recommend that you report the incident to local authorities.

Contact Us

 If you would like to report an abuse of the Adecco or Badenoch + Clark name or trade mark, please notify: or

If you are looking for a job in your country, connect with Adecco or Badenoch + Clark  through your local Adecco website or local Badenoch + Clark website.

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