567 current address
03 9999 9999
June 2, 2004
Ms. Christine Techie
Manager for Employment
Dear Ms. Techie, (If possible address your letter to a specific individual)
(State position applied for)
The management trainee position you advertised in today’s "The Age" greatly interests me. The Simple Travel has always served as a landmark for me when I travel. I would like to contribute to their continued growth.
I have enclosed my résumé for your review.
(Sell yourself )
In May (2004) I will be graduating from RMIT University with a degree
While in school I developed strong organisational
and customer service skills. As a dormitory assistant I organized
events, led meetings, and assisted students. As treasurer of the
Business Society I maintained the budget and presented budget reports.
My summer jobs also required extensive interaction with the public.
I believe these experiences have prepared me for your management
(Request an interview)
I would appreciate the opportunity to discuss my qualifications
more extensively in an interview.
I can be reached at 03 9999 9999.
you for your consideration.
(Place your phone number near the end)
John Ryan (Sign your cover letter)