[Hiring manager’s name]
[Hiring manager’s company name]
[Name of Recipient]
Dear Mr/Mrs/Miss/Ms [Hiring managers name – if not known, simply Sir/Madam]
I wish to apply for the role of [Job Title], currently being advertised on reed.co.uk. Please find enclosed my CV for your consideration.
As you can see from my attached CV, I have over [time period] experience in the [Sector] industry, and I believe the knowledge and skills built up during this time make me the right/perfect candidate for the role.
In my current role as a [job title] at [employer name], I have been responsible for [Insert a quantifiable and notable achievement/s – e.g. a x% increase in revenue], which when coupled with my enthusiasm and dedication [insert skills relevant to the role – usually found in the job description], has helped the business to [measure of success].
I am confident that I can bring this level of success with me to your organisation and help [company name] build upon their reputation as [state their position in market – learned through your research]. With my previous experience and expertise, I believe my contribution will have an immediate impact on the business.
Thank you for your time and consideration. I look forward to meeting with you to discuss my application further.
Yours sincerely/Yours faithfully,
[contact phone number]
[Signature – if desired]