This is a job application that would be addressed to any organization applying for the vacant job position with reference to advertisement given by the company. The letter is a way to tell the prospective employer about your past work experience, education qualification and assert that you are the best candidate for the said job post.
Mr. Christian Jackson,
Sports Star Magazine,
3rd Oct’ 2010
Subject: Application for Sports Correspondent
Dear Mr. Christian,
I take this opportunity to write to you with reference to a job opening in your esteemed publication for the post of Sports Correspondent, the advertisement for which appeared on the publication website. I wish to be considered for the said job position.
I hold a Post-Graduation degree in Print Journalism from Equator School of Print Journalism, one the top-notch media school in the country. I have been working as a sports reporter with Sports Field, Magazine for the past 6 years. I have been covering various local sports events and have interviewed many renowned sports personalities.
I now want to take up more challenging role and want to cover sports news overseas and I would want to join a leading sports publication like yours. It would be an honor for me to work with your publication. With my experience in the industry and with my widespread network of sources I believe I could be a top contender for the job role.
I herewith attach my Resume and my Published article pieces for your perusal. I look forward to hear from you soon.