How To Write an Email To Apply For a Job?

Posted on: 2021-11-01

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When you are searching for a job there are several ways how to apply for it. You may find that the company wants you to send your CV or resume to their email, apply through their job platform or something else. For the former you should not just attach your CV or resume and leave zero word in the body email. Job application email is to show your intention to the specific job you’re applying for, how you find the job advertisement and how interested you are. You can also put the reasons why you are applying and why you should be chosen.

  • write catchy email subject
  • the job title you are applying for
  • your name and contact details
  • mention your interest and skills
  • attach your CV or resume
  • make sure no grammar or spelling mistakes

Job Application Email Example

Subject: (your name - job position)

Dear (hiring manager/recruiter name), I am (your name) applying for (job position) at (company), I found this interesting opportunity from (the website you saw it on). With extensive experience in (mention your relevant experience) and skills in (mention your relevant skills), I know that my knowledge and skills would be an excellent asset for your company.

In my position as (mention your relevant job), my duties are (list the tasks that are relevant to the job position).

Attached, please find my (resume or CV). If you have any questions or need me to provide any supporting documents, don’t hesitate to contact me. I look forward to hearing from you. Thank you for your consideration.

Best regards,
(your name)
(phone number)

Writing a job email application is about showing your intention and what you can offer to the company. Always attach your CV or resume and mention how you find the job advertisement. Make sure that there are no grammatical or spelling mistakes. Research about the company, from there you can start searching for a hiring manager or recruiter name.

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