COVER LETTER TEMPLATE
Recruiter and Job Title
Phone, Fax, Email
Job Title and Job ID
Paragraph 1 – Reason
I am applying for the above position you have advertised in the Herald Sun on the 23
Paragraph 2 – Interest
Why are you applying for the position? Do you have the skills, experience or qualities and
qualifications required to fill the position?
Why are you interested in the position and the company?
Paragraph 3 – Persuasion
Refer to your resume and provide more details about the skills and experience that you have to offer.
Prove or explain why you are suitable for the position (you may give some short examples or refer to
Paragraph 4 – Action and Closing
State what you believe will occur next. Also prove that you are keen by stating that you look forward to
having an interview. Sign off with ‘Regards’, or ‘Kind Regards’, followed by you signature and name.
Please find my resume attached for your further reference. I look forward to having the opportunity to
discuss my application further and am available for an interview any time.
Thank you for your time and consideration of my application.
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