One of the requirements of applying for a job is having a job application letter When applying for a position as a bank officer it is always advisable to have a
The following should include in your letter.
This contains your information which the employer will use to contact you in case of an interview. You include your name, address, phone number and any other contact information.
- Your name
- Street address (if applicable)
- Postal address
This is the date in which you wrote the letter. The date should be in full and not abbreviated like April 20th, 2010.
This is the address of the person you are writing to.,
Name (in full not initials)
Title the person holds
Street address (if applicable)
You use “dear Ms. / Mr. (last name)
Give your letter a subject e.g RE: application for the position of a bank officer. The subject line is usually underlined but it is optional to include it in your letter.
Here you state the details of the letter
State the reason for writing the letter and where you saw the advert. E.g. I am applying for the position of a bank officer as advertised in the weekly magazine, as stipulated in the advert I am attaching my resume.
You state your qualities that you think are related and relevant to the position of a bank officer. For example:
Having read your requirements you have listed in your advert, I believe I am the right candidate for the job. I have 5 years of experience as a bank officer. I have good communication skills and I possess the ability to work under pressure.
You thank the employer for taking they time to read your letter. E.g.
Thank you for reading my letter and please feel free to contact me with the numbers given above.
And also you could give them the date on which you will be available for an interview.
Finish your letter with the complementary “yours sincerely”
Type our name and sign it in between the complementary close and your name.
Indicate the word ‘enclosure’ to show that there is an enclosed document.