Resume Cover Letter

By | June 22, 2013

Resume Cover Letter is a letter that is sent along with a resume to apply for a particular job position.  This type of cover letter provides brief introduction of the candidate in terms of his/her experience, skill sets and qualifications. These types of letters are formal in nature and enclose other documents like mark sheet, experience letter and others along with the resume.

Sample Resume Cover Letter:


Mark Anthony

HR Manager

XYZ Limited

68, Cross Lane

Circle Road

Birmingham, UK

Date: 15th May, 2013

Sub: Application for the post of finance executive

Respected Mr. Anthony,

I am writing the letter in reference to your advertisement in Times Daily on 14th June, 2013 regarding the vacancy in your organisation for the post of finance executive. I feel that I possess the skills and qualifications needed for this post and thus wish to apply for the same.

I have completed by post graduate degree in Finance from London University and have also completed one year diploma in Advance Taxation from ABC Institute, London. I have been working as a finance executive with Roger International since last 2 years. In my present job I am responsible for assisting finance manager in all finance related matters and also responsible for maintaining various account books.

I am a hard working candidate and possess complete knowledge of all finance related matters. I am herewith enclosing my resume for your reference. Please give me an opportunity to appear for an interview so that I can showcase my skills in better manner.

Will wait for your positive reply.


Henry Joseph