Job application letter (also known as a cover letter) is a letter you send with your resume to provide information on your skills and experience. 1 This letter is your chance to “sell” yourself to an employer, explaining why you are an ideal candidate for a position.
- A CV should always be accompanied by a covering letter.
- The purpose of the covering letter is to
Introduce yourself and to indicate how you heard about the organization, advertised position, or opening.
- covering letter says, ‘I love your company, you have a problem and I am the one to solve it’.
It highlight the training or skills you would bring to the organization