Cover Letter Sample 2

A cover letter is one that is sent along with your CV when you are applying for a job. Here is a sample cover letter that you can use as an outline to draft your own cover letters.

What to write and what not to write in cover letters

Cover letter sample 2

Your Street Address
City, State, Zip Code
March 5, 2012

Name of the recipient
Company name
Street Address
City, State, Zip Code

Dear (Recipient Name):

I am writing in response to your advertisement for a (job title) published in the Washington Times on (date). After reading your job description, I am confident that I have the skills and experience necessary for this position.

I would bring to your company a broad range of skills, including:

  • (Number of years of experience in the field) years of hands on experience in (area of experience)
  • Knowledge of the latest technology in (industry)
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • A passion to learn and a willingness to work hard
  • An ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

I would really appreciate it if you give me an opportunity to further discuss this position with you. If you have additional questions or would like to schedule an interview, please contact me by phone at (phone number) or by e-mail at (email id). I have enclosed my resume for your review.

Thank you for your time and consideration.

I look forward to hearing from you.


(Handwritten signature)
(Your name)

Enclosure: CV

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