Web Site Marketing Manager position listed in the Employment Opportunities
in your web site www.InfoPhil.com immediately caught my attention.
With my proven track record on increasing web site traffic, I believe
I am an ideal candidate for this job position. Enclosed, is my resume
for your perusal.
You will find that my credentials more than meet your requirements.
I have a BS degree in Marketing and have 8 years experience in managing
a sales team. I have exemplary knowledge in interactive services
& Internet browsers and have depth knowledge in multi-media advertising
on your recent launch of JobsCity.NET! With my ability to conceptualize
creative, advertiser-based promotions & executive promotions, I
am confident that I can introduce and promote your new site to the
world web market and at the same time, increase Infophil Inc. market
will call you on Tuesday to arrange an appointment with you to discuss
the job position and my capabilities in more detail. Or you can
contact me between 9:00am-1:00pm at 940-1234 (home) or e-mail address
J_Cromwell@isp.com. I'll look forward to meet with you soon. Thank
you for your consideration.
Body of the letter is written 2 lines below the salutation.
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position available. This is also where you tell the reader your
purpose. If responding to a publication of job posting, mention
this in reference.
Your middle paragraph should effect enthusiasm. Use the
second paragraph to highlight your most impressive skills and
accomplishments and mention specifically your relevant experiences
relative to the job position you are applying for and to the employer's
Use a third paragraph to show specific interest in the
Your closing paragraph states your intent to make an appointment.
You may list the dates / times you will be available to be contacted
or suggest a time when you will follow up your application with
a phone call.