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Motivational Cover Letter | Résumé / CV | Reference Letter

Motivational Cover Letter - Opening

Dear Sir,
존경하는 관계자 분께
Formal, male recipient, name unknown
Dear Madam,
존경하는 관계자 분께
Formal, female recipient, name unknown
Dear Sir / Madam,
존경하는 관계자 분께
Formal, recipient name and gender unknown
Dear Sirs,
존경하는 관계자 분(들)께
Formal, when addressing several unknown people or a whole department
To whom it may concern,
존경하는 관계자 분(들)께
Formal, recipient/s name and gender completely unknown
Dear Mr. Smith,
존경하는 김철수 님께
Formal, male recipient, name known
Dear Mrs. Smith,
존경하는 김희연 님께
Formal, female recipient, married, name known
Dear Miss Smith,
존경하는 김희연 님께
Formal, female recipient, single, name known
Dear Ms. Smith,
존경하는 김희연 님께
Formal, female recipient, name known, marital status unknown
Dear John Smith,
친애하는 최현우님께
Less formal, one has done business with the recipient before
I wish to apply for the post of…which you advertised in…on… .
...에 소개된 ... 자리에 지원하고 싶습니다.
Standard formula for applying for a job whose advertisement you saw in a newspaper or magazine
I am writing in response to your advertisement posted on…
...에 소개된 광고를 보고 이 글을 드립니다.
Standard formula used when responding to an advertisement posted online
I refer to your advertisement in…dated… .
...(날짜)자 ...에 소개된 광고를 보고 글을 드립니다.
Standard formula used to explain where you found the advertisement for a job
I read your advertisement for an experienced…in the…issue of…with great interest.
...(잡지이름) ... 호에 소개된 .. 분야의 경험자를 찾고계신다는 글을 관심있게 읽었습니다.
Formula used when applying for a job having seen the advertisment in a magazine or periodical
I have pleasure in applying for the advertised position, as…
...에 지원하게 되어 기쁩니다.
Standard formula for applying for a job
I would like to apply for the position of…
...에 지원하고 싶습니다.
Standard formula for applying for a job
Currently I am working for… and my responsibilities include…
현재 저는 ...에서 근무하고 있으며, .... 관련 일을 하고 있습니다.
Used as an opening sentence to describe your current occupational status and what it involves

Motivational Cover Letter - Reasoning

I am particularly interested in this job, as…
... 때문에, 저는 특히 이 일에 관심이 있습니다.
Used to explain why you would like a certain job
I would like to work for you, in order to…
...를 위해서, 귀하와 함께 일하고 싶습니다.
Used to explain why you would like a certain job
My strengths are…
저의 장점은 ... 입니다.
Used to show what your key attributes are
I would say that my only weakness / weaknesses are… . But I am looking to improve in this / these area/s.
제 약점은 ... 라고 감히 말씀드릴 수 있습니다. 하지만, 저는 .... 것들을 개선시키려고 노력하고 있습니다.
Used to reflect upon your weaknesses, but show that you are determined to improve in those areas
I would be well suited to the position because…
저는 그 일과 아주 잘 맞는 사람입니다. 왜냐하면,
Used to explain what makes you a good candidate for the job
Although I have no previous experience in…, I have had…
비록 ... 분야에서의 경험은 없지만, 저는 .... 을 해보았습니다.
Used if you have never had the chance to work in a certain business field, but can demonstrate qualities from other experiences you have had
My professional qualifications / skills appear to be well suited to your company's requirements.
귀사의 요구사항과 저의 전공 지식/능력 등이 매우 잘 부합합니다.
Used to explain what skills make you good candidate for the job
During my time as ..., I improved / furthered / extended / my knowledge of…
...로 일하는 동안, 저는 .... 분야에서의 경험과 지식을 개선/향상/넓혔습니다.
Used to demonstrate your experience in a certain field and ability to aquire new skills
My area of expertise is…
... 분야에서 저는 전문적인 지식과 능력을 갖고 있습니다.
Used to show in which field of work your main attributes and experiences are
Whilst working at… I became highly competent in…
... 분야에서 일을 하는 동안, 저는 ...에 관련한 많은 전문 능력들을 배울 수 있었습니다.
Used to demonstrate your experience in a certain field and ability to aquire new skills
Even when working at high speed, I do not neglect accuracy and would therefore be particularly suitable for the demands of working as ….
저는 빠른 속도로 일을 처리하면서도 절대 정확성을 놓치지 않습니다. 그 점이 ... 로 일하는데 크게 도움이 될것이라고 생각합니다.
Used to explain why you would be good at the job using the experience gained from your previous employment history
Even under pressure I can maintain high standards.
업무가 많아 압박감이 느껴지더라도,저는 우수하게 업무를 수행할 수 있습니다.
Used to show that you can work in a demanding business environment
And thus I would have the opportunity to combine my interests with this placement.
그러므로, 저는 이 기회와 저의 관심사를 결합시켜 일해보고 싶습니다.
Used to show that you have a personal interest in the job
I have a lively interest in … and would appreciate the opportunity / chance to broaden my knowledge by working with you.
저는 ... 분야에 굉장한 관심이 있습니다. 그러므로, 귀하와 함께 일하며 이 분야에 대한 저의 지식과 경험을 더욱 넓힐 수 있는 이 기회를 소중하게 생각합니다.
Used to show that you have a personal interest in the job
As you can see from my enclosed résumé, my experience and qualifications match this position's requirements.
동봉된 제 이력서에서 알 수 있듯이, 제가 가진 경험들과 능력들은 본 지원 자리와 매우 잘 맞습니다.
Used to highlight your résumé and show how well the job would suit you
My current position as…for...has provided me with the opportunity to work in a high-pressure, team environment, where it is essential to be able to work closely with my colleagues in order to meet deadlines.
저의 현재 직업인 ...는 저에게 업무 부담감을 지혜롭게 넘기는 법, 마감일을 맞추기 위해 팀 동료들과 협동해야 하는 팀워크 등을 알려주었습니다.
Used to display what skills you have gained from you current job
In addition to my responsibilities as..., I also developed…skills.
...로써의 책임감과 의무외에도, 저는 .... 능력들을 배웠습니다.
Used to show additional skills gained from your current job. Skills that may not normally be associated with your occupational title

Motivational Cover Letter - Skills

My native language is…, but I can also speak…
제 모국어는 ... 이며, 이 외에도 저는 ... 를 유창하게 구사할 수 있습니다.
Used to show your native language, and also other languages in which you have fluency
I have an excellent command of…
저는 높은 수준의 ...를 구사할 수 있습니다.
Used to show non-native languages that you can communicate to a high level in
I have a working knowledge of…
저는 ...로 중간정도의 의사소통을 구사할 수 있습니다.
Used to show non-native languages that you can communicate to an intermediate level in
I have …years experience of working…
저는 ...에서 ...년 간 일한 경험이 있습니다.
Used to show your experience in a certain business area
I am an experienced user of…
저는 숙련된 ... 사용자 입니다.
Used to show what computer software you can use
I believe I possess the right combination of...and… .
저는 제가 ... 과 ... 능력의 올바른 결합을 갖고 있다고 생각합니다.
Used to show how balanced your skills are
Excellent communication skills
훌륭한 팀 내 의사소통 능력
The ability to share information with and explain things to your colleagues
Deductive reasoning
추론 이해 능력
The ability to understand and explain things quick and effectively
Logical thinking
논리적인 사고능력
The ability to construct one's ideas in a precise, well thought-out manner
Analytical skills
분석 능력
The ability to assess things in detail
Good interpersonal skills
좋은 사교성
The ability to manage and communicate with colleagues effectively
Negotiation skills
협정 능력
The ability to do business deals with other companies effectively
Presentation skills
프리젠테이션 능력
The ability to communicate ideas effectively in front of a large group

Motivational Cover Letter - Closing

I am highly motivated and look forward to the varied work which a position in your company would offer me.
다시한번 저는 간절하게 이 일을 원하며, 귀사와 함께 일하며 하게 될 여러가지 일들을 기대하고 있습니다.
Used when closing to reiterate one's desire to work for the company
I see new tasks / this position as a welcome challenge, which I look forward to.
다시 한번 이번 기회와 새로운 일들을 저는 기쁜 도전이자 과제로 생각하며, 함께 일하게 될 날을 기대하고 있습니다.
Used when closing to reiterate one's desire to work for the company
I would welcome the opportunity to discuss further details of the position with you personally.
제가 관계자 분과 일에 관하여 좀 더 자세하게 이야기할 기회를 주신다면 감사하겠습니다.
Used when closing to hint at the possibility of an interview
Please find my résumé / CV attached.
동봉되어 있는 제 이력서를 읽어보아 주십시오.
Standard formula used to tell the employer that your résumé / CV is included with the cover letter
I can supply references from…if required.
원하신다면, ...에 관련한 자료를 보내드릴 수 있습니다.
Standard formula used to tell the employer that you are willing to provide references
References can be requested from…
... 분들께 참고 자료를 요청하실 수 있습니다.
Used to tell the employer that you are willing to provide references and who they can contact for these
I am available for interview on…
저는 ... 날에 인터뷰를 하고 싶습니다.
Used to indicate when you are free for an interview
Thank you for your time and consideration. I look forward to the opportunity to personally discuss why I am particularly suited to this position. Please contact me via…
시간을 내어 주시고 고려해주셔서 감사합니다. 인터뷰를 통해 제가 이 일을 원하는 이유와 회사관련 사항들을 좀 더 이야기해 보고 싶습니다. ..... 를 통해 제게 연락 주시면 감사하겠습니다.
Used to give one's prefered contact details and to thank the employer for reviewing your application
Yours faithfully,
... (이름) 드림
Formal, recipient name unknown
Yours sincerely,
... (이름) 드림
Formal, widely used, recipient known
Respectfully yours,
존경하는 ... 님께, ... (나의 이름) 드림
Formal, not widely used, recipient name known
Kind/Best regards,
감사합니다. ...씨.
Informal, between business partners who are on first-name terms