Cover Letter Template
SAMPLE COVER LETTER
33-26 10th Street Apt. 2
Long Island City, NY 11103
Mai 18, 2077
Ms. Roberta Hernandez
Director of Recruitment
ABC Corporation of America
1611 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10017
Dear Ms. Hernandez,
I was excited to see your posting for a Human Resource Assistant listed on the NYU College Career Development Services Job Bank. Below are a few highlights of my qualifications.
I am currently pursuing a degree in psychology and will graduate with honors in June 2008. I have taken courses in industrial/organizational psychology, motivation and social psychology. In addition to my coursework, I have worked in various customer service related positions that have allowed me to develop my interpersonal and administrative skills. In my current position, I am responsible for processing new hire paperwork, orientation and payroll using ADP. I am extremely detail oriented; I possess excellent computer skills and eager to obtain a position in corporate Human Resources.
I believe that the combination of experience, college courses, computer skills and a diligent work ethic make me a well-qualified candidate. Enclosed is my resume for your perusal. I look forward to the opportunity to meet with you. Thank you for your
Sample Thank You Note
August 3, 2007
Mr. Charles Hershey
Uptown Publishing Corporation
515 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10022
Dear Mr. Hershey,
Thank you very much for interviewing me yesterday for the Editorial Assistant position. I
enjoyed meeting you and learning more about your publication and the responsibilities of
My enthusiasm for the position and my interest in working for Uptown Publishing were
strengthened as a result of the interview. My education and cooperative education
experience fit nicely with the job requirements. I am sure that I could make a significant
contribution to your publication over time.
Thank you for the interview and your consideration.
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• Express your sincere appreciation
• Reemphasize your strongest qualifications
• Keep it short
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