Scam alert: Fake ADB recruitment

Article | 27 November 2019

ADB does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process (application, interview meeting, processing, or training) nor does it concern itself with information on applicants’ bank accounts.

Please be aware of recruitment scams using the name of the Asian Development Bank (ADB).

ADB has received information that online job advertisements used the name of ADB.

Some people have received calls in connection with job advertisements soliciting fees from job seekers as payment for alleged exams and training fees.

Please be advised that ADB does not charge any fees in relation to its recruitment. All official recruitment by ADB is posted on its website: https://www.adb.org/site/careers/main.

Those who believe that they are being targeted by scammers are advised to:

  • Ignore such calls
  • Not to transfer any money to the caller
  • Report the matter to your local law enforcement agency or investigation bureau.