|Creating Your Cover
Examples of an OPENING PARAGRAPH
I am very interested in applying for the __________________________
(Title) position that was advertised in The
______________________________ (Name of the paper you saw the ad
in). Please take a few minutes to consider my enclosed resume which
details my qualifications and experience.
I am writing in response to your advertisement that appeared in
______________ (Newspaper). The position of ____________________________
(Position Title) is of considerable interest to me. I believe that
my education and experience in this area of work have prepared me
to offer quality performance.
The position of Accounting Assistant advertised in the _____________________
(Newspaper) requests an experienced accounting professional with
a sound background in business and financial applications. I believe
that my qualifications of Junior Accountant matches the requirements
for this position. Please refer the enclosed resume for details.
This letter is in response to your advertisement in the __________________________
(Newspaper). I believe that I have the qualifications you are seeking
for the position of Administrative Trainee. I am enclosing a copy
of my resume that details my work experience and training.
In the advertisement in The________________________ (Newspaper)
your company urged young, aggressive college graduates to consider
your Management Training Program. I wish to apply for this program.
Please consider this letter and enclosed resume as an application
for the position of ________________ (Title) that your company advertised
in the _______________________ (Newspaper).