Dear Named Person
APPLICATION FOR THE POSITION OF……(ref. no…)
The Opening: Introduce self briefly, refer to where you saw the advert.
Explain your interest in the job and/or organisation. This is your chance to
target your application and show a specific interest in this job.
Why You?: Vital to show what you can do for them. Talk about experience,
skills, knowledge relevant to this job. Develop themes touched on in your CV
– but ensure you do NOT just repeat what is already in your CV.
The Ending: Short conclusion, perhaps summarising your suitability for the
job and/or looking positively towards the opportunity to discuss your
application at interview.
A N APPLICANT