Security Alert

Security Alert: Impersonation of Robert Half Employees

Robert Half would like to alert you to an impersonation scam involving individuals pretending to be Robert Half employees. Some individuals have informed us that they received local or overseas WhatsApp Texts with the texters claiming to be Robert Half employees with potential job opportunities. Please be informed that each of our recruiters has a MOM EA Registration Number and you can verify the MOM EA Registration at the MOM website: https://service2.mom.gov.sg/eadirectory/# 

Robert Half takes such incidents seriously. Individuals should be careful with revealing personal and confidential information over the phone to unverified parties. We therefore ask that you exercise utmost caution and to verify the identity of any texter or caller.

What You Should Do If You Receive Such Messages

To safeguard yourself, please be extra careful when you receive an unsolicited message or all other forms of communication asking you to provide confidential or personal information. Under no circumstances should you give personal information including full name to third parties SMS, WhatsApp or any other communication platforms unless you have verified the authenticity of such requests. Should you find the caller or texter to be suspicious, please delete and block the caller on the WhatsApp platform. 

How to Verify Authenticity of Message

If you have received a suspicious text message or phone call purportedly from Robert Half Singapore, please verify the Recruiter’s MOM EA Registration or you may call us directly on +65 3163 5444. Do not respond to them or click on any hyperlink.

In the case of suspicious phone calls, you should request for the caller’s full name, telephone number and MOM EA Registration Number.

All our job listings are available on the Robert Half website, with the Recruiter’s MOM EA Registration, and our Company EA License number published. Do verify the job openings mentioned by the sender against those listed on our website if you have any doubts.

Job scams are on the rise and job seekers are advised to be cautious and do their due diligence before responding to unsolicited messages. We continue to maintain the highest level of IT security and wish to emphasize that this hoax is not the result of any compromise to the security of Robert Half systems. 

For inquiries concerning this matter, please contact Siti Zubaida, District Operations Specialist, Robert Half Singapore at [email protected]

You may also visit the National Crime Prevention Council's scamalert.sg website for more information about various types of scams.