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How to Write a Job Covering Letter/email Exercise | Blair

By Suziblu @busybeeSI

How to write a great covering letter - Save the Student

Every product needs to be packaged well before it reaches the shelves. Similarly, a good covering letter helps you to package your candidature well by giving brief introduction on what you are writing for, which position or job you are applying for, and most importantly why a company should consider your resume. So, you should prepare it with a lot of focus and clarity.

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The job letter is also defined as an employment letter, which is received from an employer. Do you know that a job letter works as the income qualification document for the mortgage application? Yes, that's true! It can work as your proof of employment. In order to avail, secured mortgage financing you can make use of such a document.

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The opening lines are good except for the, 8766 I am writing. 8767 . As an employment coach, I recommend to all my customers to not start a letter with 8766 I am 8767 as 95% of cover/ spec letters start with that. 8766 I am writing 8767 is even worse because it 8767 s obvious you are writing as they would not have letter! As the article says, the letter should have impact so here is another opening line suggestion, 8766 As a highly customer focused, energetic and experienced Retail Assistant, I would like to be considered for the vacancy advertised in the Global News 8767 or something along those lines anyway anything but 8766 I am 8767

Try and catch their eye with the very first line by injecting some enthusiasm and personality into the first line the more original you sound, the more likely they are to keep reading.

With an in-tray full of applications an employer will spend approximately 75 seconds casting an eye over each one. You have to be sure that in those 75 seconds your cover letter has sufficient impact to make the reader want to know more about you.

I am available to do an interview when it is convenient for yourselves:
(phrase) This polite and formal phrase basically means 'I can do an interview when you want'. It is normally written in covering letters at the end.
This sentence always follows 'I would welcome the opportunity to discuss further the possibility of working with you in this position'.
In Spanish: "estoy disponible para ser entrevistado cuando a ustedes les parezca oportuno" .

Employ appropriate margin and paragraph spacing so that your letter is not bunched up at the top of the page but is evenly distributed and balanced.

I hope my application is successful. I would welcome the opportunity to continue my career in a University with such a good reputation for research/in a new and stimulating environment/in an innovative and exciting Company.

I am writing in response to the advertisement for the position of a sales executive in the Madrid office of your company. I am confident that I would be an excellent candidate for both this position and for working within a company such as your own which has a reputation for excellence and innovation.

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