Sample Letter to Unidentified Employer
David Goff is applying for a job he saw advertised in a local newspaper. Neither the name of the employer nor the name of a contact person was given.
473 Blueberry Lane
Bangor, ME 04402
February 6, 2007
P.O. Box 7777
Bangor, ME 04401
Dear Hiring Manager:
I saw your advertisement for a financial analyst in the
I am a 2004 graduate of the University of Maine's Graduate School of Business with over six years of business and financial analysis experience, including two years of domestic and international travel as an internal auditor for Botanee Bay Foods, Inc., two years of credit analysis at Millbury, and a treasury internship at Envirlab.
I have been recognized for my creative spirit and ability to identify and implement solutions to current business problems. The following list highlights some of my achievements:
Participated in the due diligence and/or post-acquisition reviews of five acquisitions
Planned, coordinated, and/or participated in the compliance and productivity audits of forty-one independent business units
Participated in the fraud review of a major business unit
Researched, developed, and planned a cash collection reorganization that, when implemented, will save $120,000 per year
Based on my job experience and educational qualifications, I am confident I can make an immediate contribution to your firm. I would appreciate the opportunity to further discuss my credentials with you. You can reach me at (207) 555-5555.