i have learned from on 29 may, 2000 that there is a vacancy in your firm, and i wish to apply for the position. i am a graduate of hong kong polytechnics, class of 1996. for the last four years i have been working as a salesman for hong kong trading company, and i an just quitting that firm in a few days.
enclosed you will please find a letter of recommendation from my present employer who appreciates my performance very much but have to let me go, for his firm is going to be closed. while working with hong kong trading company, i have a good chance to know all the leading chemical product manufactures in this area. my connections bulit with them in the past may employ me as a salesman. i am sure that these manufacturers would equally welcome my service if i work for you.
i shall appreciate a personal interview at your convenience.
On my graduation from college this fall, I am desirous of securing a position that will offer me opportunity in the field of import and export trading. Knowing something of the scope and enterprise of your huge export department, I thought perhaps you would keep me in mind for a possible opening.
I am strong and healthy, and shall be twenty years of age in September next year. At present I am a student in the college of X but I shall graduate from the college this coming July, finishing the requirements in three years, I have had no business experience, but my college record has been good. A copy of my antecedents is enclosed for your reference.
Dr. A.Tang, President of the college of X will be glad to tell you more about my character and ability, I shall be glad to call at any time for an interview.
i wish to apply for the position of deputy editor advertised in dated 19 june, 2000.
i have had considerable editorial experience and am familiar with proofreading, rewriting, and productions, as well as the more creative aspects of this type of work. i should like to summarize briefly my experience:
for three years i was employed as senior editor on an xyz weekly magazine having a circulation of about 80,000. here i did a great deal of original writing, wrote the headlines, and worked directly with the printer in setting up the paper.
i also worked as assistant editor on a monthly newsletter in x, a voluntary organization, where my tasks were similar to those described above, but also included a great deal of interviewing and personal contact with people from all walks of life.
i was graduated from cde university in 1993 with honors, after three years of attendance in the evening session, while working full-time during the day. i majored in commmunciation and am continuing my studies in this field at present at abc university, where i expect to receive my master’s degree next summer.
i shall be able to call for an interview at your convenience, and shall be able to supply any necessary or examples of my previous work.
i wish to apply for the position of clerk in your hotel, which is advertised in .
i am to graduate this june from city commercial college, having completed the three-year commercial course. during my summer vacation i was employed in the accounting department of nan yang chemical company.
the persons whose names are given below may be referred to for statement about my character and ability.
mr.h.d.chang, principal, city commerical college
mr.mary c.chan, assistant auditor, nan yang chemical company.
mr.b.y.liu,professor of english, city commercial college.
i shall appreciate a reply from you in regard to my application.
very truly yours
i would like to apply for the position of secretary which you advertised in . i have been handling most of the secretarial work at my present company for the past two years, and i feel that i can qualified to fill your position.
i am enclosing a brief resume as you requested. please let me know if you want an interview.
one reason that i would like to be employed with your firm is that you are dealing with import and export trade. i would look forward to dealing with overseas companies and at the same time having a chance to use english more.