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Motivational Cover Letter | Résumé / CV | Reference Letter

Motivational Cover Letter - Opening

Dear Sir,
Bäste herrn,
Formal, male recipient, name unknown
Dear Madam,
Bästa fru,
Formal, female recipient, name unknown
Dear Sir / Madam,
Bästa herr eller fru,
Formal, recipient name and gender unknown
Dear Sirs,
Bästa herrar,
Formal, when addressing several unknown people or a whole department
To whom it may concern,
Till (alla) berörda parter,/Till ... (namnet på mottagarens befattning),
Formal, recipient/s name and gender completely unknown
Dear Mr. Smith,
Bäste herr Smith,
Formal, male recipient, name known
Dear Mrs. Smith,
Bästa fru Smith,
Formal, female recipient, married, name known
Dear Miss Smith,
Bästa fröken Smith,
Formal, female recipient, single, name known
Dear Ms. Smith,
Bästa fru Smith,
Formal, female recipient, name known, marital status unknown
Dear John Smith,
Bäste John Smith,
Less formal, one has done business with the recipient before
I wish to apply for the post of…which you advertised in…on… .
Jag ansöker om tjänsten som ... som ni har annonserat om i ... den ... .
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…
Jag skriver gällande er annons på ...
Standard formula used when responding to an advertisement posted online
I refer to your advertisement in…dated… .
Jag skriver gällande till er annons i ... den ... .
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.
Jag läste med stort intresse att ni söker efter en erfaren ... och jag passar beskrivningen.
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…
Jag ansöker härmed om er utlysta tjänst som ...
Standard formula for applying for a job
I would like to apply for the position of…
Jag skulle vilja lämna in min ansökan för tjänsten som ...
Standard formula for applying for a job
Currently I am working for… and my responsibilities include…
För närvarande arbetar jag för/hos/på ... och mina ansvarsområden är ...
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…
Jag är särskilt intresserad av det här jobbet eftersom.....
Used to explain why you would like a certain job
I would like to work for you, in order to…
Jag skulle vilja arbeta för er eftersom ...
Used to explain why you would like a certain job
My strengths are…
Mina främsta styrkor är ...
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.
Jag skulle säga att min/a enda svaghet/er är ... . Men jag stävar till att förbättra mig inom detta/dessa område/n ... .
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…
Jag är övertygad om att denna position passar mig eftersom ... .
Used to explain what makes you a good candidate for the job
Although I have no previous experience in…, I have had…
Även om jag inte har någon tidigare erfarenhet av ... har jag haft ...
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.
Min/mina yrkesmässiga kompetens/kvalifikationer verkar vara pefekt lämpad/e för ert företags behov.
Used to explain what skills make you good candidate for the job
During my time as ..., I improved / furthered / extended / my knowledge of…
Under min tid som ... förbättrade/fördjupade/utökade jag mitt kunnande inom följande områden ...
Used to demonstrate your experience in a certain field and ability to aquire new skills
My area of expertise is…
Mitt kompetensområde är ...
Used to show in which field of work your main attributes and experiences are
Whilst working at… I became highly competent in…
Genom att arbeta för ... samlade jag på mig mycket erfarenhet inom/av ...
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 ….
Även då jag jobbar i ett högt tempo är jag alltid mycket noggrann. Därför skulle jag vara mycket väl lämpad för tjänsten som ... .
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.
Även under hårt tryck upprätthåller jag en hög standard.
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.
Tjänstens arbetsuppgifter går hand i hand med mina personliga intressen.
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.
Jag är mycket intresserad av ... och skulle uppskatta möjligheten att få bredda min kunskap genom att arbeta hos er.
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.
Som ni kan se från min bifogade CV stämmer mina erfarenheter och kvalifikationer väl överens med tjänstens anställningskrav.
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.
Under min nuvarande anställning som ... hos ... har jag arbetat i ett högt tempo tillsammans med mina kollegor för att uppnå gemensamma mål. Detta har hjälpt mig att inse vikten av ett nära samarbete för att möta deadlines.
Used to display what skills you have gained from you current job
In addition to my responsibilities as..., I also developed…skills.
Utöver mitt ansvar som ... har jag även tränat upp mina färdigheter i/gällande ... .
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…
Mitt modersmål är ... men jag talar även ...
Used to show your native language, and also other languages in which you have fluency
I have an excellent command of…
Jag har utmärkta kunskaper i ...
Used to show non-native languages that you can communicate to a high level in
I have a working knowledge of…
Jag har grundläggande kunskaper i ...
Used to show non-native languages that you can communicate to an intermediate level in
I have …years experience of working…
Jag har ... års erfarenhet av arbete inom/med ...
Used to show your experience in a certain business area
I am an experienced user of…
Jag är en erfaren användare av ...
Used to show what computer software you can use
I believe I possess the right combination of...and… .
Jag anser att jag besitter både ... och ... i ett kompletterande förhållande.
Used to show how balanced your skills are
Excellent communication skills
Utmärkt kommunikationsförmåga
The ability to share information with and explain things to your colleagues
Deductive reasoning
God slutledningsförmåga
The ability to understand and explain things quick and effectively
Logical thinking
Logiskt tänkande
The ability to construct one's ideas in a precise, well thought-out manner
Analytical skills
Analytisk förmåga
The ability to assess things in detail
Good interpersonal skills
Bra samarbetsförmåga
The ability to manage and communicate with colleagues effectively
Negotiation skills
Bra förhandlingsteknik
The ability to do business deals with other companies effectively
Presentation skills
Bra presentationsteknik
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.
Jag är mycket motiverad och ser fram emot det varierande arbete som en position inom ert företag skulle innebära.
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.
Jag ser nya uppgifter/den här tjänsten som en välkommen utmaning och jag ser fram emot dem/den.
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.
Jag skulle uppskatta möjligheten att få diskutera detaljerna kring tjänsten ansikte mot ansikte.
Used when closing to hint at the possibility of an interview
Please find my résumé / CV attached.
Du hittar min CV/meritförteckning som en bilaga.
Standard formula used to tell the employer that your résumé / CV is included with the cover letter
I can supply references from…if required.
Vid behov kan jag tillhandahålla personliga referenser från ... .
Standard formula used to tell the employer that you are willing to provide references
References can be requested from…
För ytterligare referenser, vänligen kontakta ...
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…
Jag finns tillgänglig för intervju ...
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…
Tack för er tid och för att ni är villiga att överväga min ansökan. Jag ser fram emot möjligheten att personligen få diskutera varför jag är särskilt lämpad för denna tjänst. Vänligen kontakta mig via ... .
Used to give one's prefered contact details and to thank the employer for reviewing your application
Yours faithfully,
Med vänlig hälsning,
Formal, recipient name unknown
Yours sincerely,
Med vänliga hälsningar,
Formal, widely used, recipient known
Respectfully yours,
Vördsamt,
Formal, not widely used, recipient name known
Kind/Best regards,
Vänliga hälsningar,
Informal, between business partners who are on first-name terms