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Motivational Cover Letter | Résumé / CV | Reference Letter

Motivational Cover Letter - Opening

Estimata sinjoro,
Dear Sir,
Formal, male recipient, name unknown
Estimata sinjorino,
Dear Madam,
Formal, female recipient, name unknown
Estimata sinjoro/sinjorino,
Dear Sir / Madam,
Formal, recipient name and gender unknown
Estimataj sinjoroj,
Dear Sirs,
Formal, when addressing several unknown people or a whole department
Al kiu ĝi povas koncerni,
To whom it may concern,
Formal, recipient/s name and gender completely unknown
Estimata sinjoro Smith,
Dear Mr. Smith,
Formal, male recipient, name known
Estimata sinjorino Smith,
Dear Mrs. Smith,
Formal, female recipient, married, name known
Estimata sinjorino Smith,
Dear Miss Smith,
Formal, female recipient, single, name known
Estimata sinjorino Smith,
Dear Ms. Smith,
Formal, female recipient, name known, marital status unknown
Estimata John Smith,
Dear John Smith,
Less formal, one has done business with the recipient before
Mi deziras peti la poŝto de... kiu vi reklamas en... sur....
I wish to apply for the post of…which you advertised in…on… .
Standard formula for applying for a job whose advertisement you saw in a newspaper or magazine
Mi skribas en respondo al via reklamo sur...
I am writing in response to your advertisement posted on…
Standard formula used when responding to an advertisement posted online
Mi aludas al via reklamo en... de la....
I refer to your advertisement in…dated… .
Standard formula used to explain where you found the advertisement for a job
Mi legis vian anoncon por sperta... en la numero... de... kun granda intereso.
I read your advertisement for an experienced…in the…issue of…with great interest.
Formula used when applying for a job having seen the advertisment in a magazine or periodical
Mi havas la plezuron apliki por la anoncita pozicio, kiel...
I have pleasure in applying for the advertised position, as…
Standard formula for applying for a job
Mi ŝatus peti la laborposteno de...
I would like to apply for the position of…
Standard formula for applying for a job
Mi laboras nuntempe por... kaj miaj respondecoj inkluzivas...
Currently I am working for… and my responsibilities include…
Used as an opening sentence to describe your current occupational status and what it involves

Motivational Cover Letter - Reasoning

Mi estas precipe interesita en tiu posteno, ĉar...
I am particularly interested in this job, as…
Used to explain why you would like a certain job
Mi ŝatus labori por vi, por...
I would like to work for you, in order to…
Used to explain why you would like a certain job
Miaj fortoj estas...
My strengths are…
Used to show what your key attributes are
Mi dirus, ke mia sola malforto estas.... Sed mi serĉas plibonigi en ĉi zono.
I would say that my only weakness / weaknesses are… . But I am looking to improve in this / these area/s.
Used to reflect upon your weaknesses, but show that you are determined to improve in those areas
Mi estus tre taŭga al la posteno ĉar...
I would be well suited to the position because…
Used to explain what makes you a good candidate for the job
Kvankam mi ne havas antaŭan sperton en..., mi havis...
Although I have no previous experience in…, I have had…
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
Miaj profesiaj kvalifikoj/kapabloj ŝajnas esti tre taŭgaj por la bezonoj de la firmo.
My professional qualifications / skills appear to be well suited to your company's requirements.
Used to explain what skills make you good candidate for the job
Dum mia tempo kiel..., mi plibonigis/kontinuis/etenditis/miajn sciojn en...
During my time as ..., I improved / furthered / extended / my knowledge of…
Used to demonstrate your experience in a certain field and ability to aquire new skills
Mia areo de kompetenteco estas...
My area of expertise is…
Used to show in which field of work your main attributes and experiences are
Dum laborante pri..., mi iĝis tre kompetenta en...
Whilst working at… I became highly competent in…
Used to demonstrate your experience in a certain field and ability to aquire new skills
Eĉ kiam laborante ĉe alta rapido, mi ne neglektas precizeco kaj sekve estus aparte taŭga por la postuloj de la posteno kiel....
Even when working at high speed, I do not neglect accuracy and would therefore be particularly suitable for the demands of working as ….
Used to explain why you would be good at the job using the experience gained from your previous employment history
Eĉ sub premo mi povas subteni altajn normojn.
Even under pressure I can maintain high standards.
Used to show that you can work in a demanding business environment
Kaj tiel mi havus la eblecon kombini miajn interesojn kun tiu posteno.
And thus I would have the opportunity to combine my interests with this placement.
Used to show that you have a personal interest in the job
Mi havas viglan intereson... kaj mi aprezus la ŝancon plivastigi mian scion per laborado kun vi.
I have a lively interest in … and would appreciate the opportunity / chance to broaden my knowledge by working with you.
Used to show that you have a personal interest in the job
Kiel vi povas vidi de mia enfermitan karierresumo, mia sperto kaj kvalifikoj parigas tiujn postulojn.
As you can see from my enclosed résumé, my experience and qualifications match this position's requirements.
Used to highlight your résumé and show how well the job would suit you
Mia nuna posteno kiel... por... provizis min la ŝancon labori en alta premo, teamomedio, kie ĝi estas esenca por povi labori proksime kun miaj kolegoj por renkonti templimojn.
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.
Used to display what skills you have gained from you current job
Krom miaj respondecoj kiel..., mi ankaŭ estigis... kapablojn.
In addition to my responsibilities as..., I also developed…skills.
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

Mia denaska lingvo estas..., sed mi ankaŭ povas paroli...
My native language is…, but I can also speak…
Used to show your native language, and also other languages in which you have fluency
Mi havas bonegan komandon de...
I have an excellent command of…
Used to show non-native languages that you can communicate to a high level in
Mi havas mezan scion de...
I have a working knowledge of…
Used to show non-native languages that you can communicate to an intermediate level in
Mi havas... jarojn de sperto en...
I have …years experience of working…
Used to show your experience in a certain business area
Mi estas sperta uzanto de...
I am an experienced user of…
Used to show what computer software you can use
Mi kredas, ke mi posedas la ĝustan kombinon de... kaj....
I believe I possess the right combination of...and… .
Used to show how balanced your skills are
Bonegaj komunikadaj kapabloj
Excellent communication skills
The ability to share information with and explain things to your colleagues
Dedukta rezonado
Deductive reasoning
The ability to understand and explain things quick and effectively
Logika rezonado
Logical thinking
The ability to construct one's ideas in a precise, well thought-out manner
Analizaj kapabloj
Analytical skills
The ability to assess things in detail
Bonaj interhomaj kapabloj
Good interpersonal skills
The ability to manage and communicate with colleagues effectively
Negocadaj kapabloj
Negotiation skills
The ability to do business deals with other companies effectively
Prezentaj kapabloj
Presentation skills
The ability to communicate ideas effectively in front of a large group

Motivational Cover Letter - Closing

Mi estas tre motivita kaj antaŭĝuas la diversan laboron, kiu posteno en via kompanio proponus min.
I am highly motivated and look forward to the varied work which a position in your company would offer me.
Used when closing to reiterate one's desire to work for the company
Mi vidas novajn taskojn/tiu postenon, kiel mi bonvenas.
I see new tasks / this position as a welcome challenge, which I look forward to.
Used when closing to reiterate one's desire to work for the company
Mi bonvenigus la ŝancon diskuti en pliaj detaloj de la posteno kun vi persone.
I would welcome the opportunity to discuss further details of the position with you personally.
Used when closing to hint at the possibility of an interview
Vi trovos mian karierresumo kune.
Please find my résumé / CV attached.
Standard formula used to tell the employer that your résumé / CV is included with the cover letter
Mi povas provizi referencojn el... se bezonata.
I can supply references from…if required.
Standard formula used to tell the employer that you are willing to provide references
Vi povas akiri referencojn el...
References can be requested from…
Used to tell the employer that you are willing to provide references and who they can contact for these
Mi estas disponebla por intervjuo la...
I am available for interview on…
Used to indicate when you are free for an interview
Dankon pro via tempo kaj konsidero. Mi antaŭĝuas la ŝancon diskuti persone, kial mi estas aparte taŭga por tiu posteno. Bonvolu kontakti min tra...
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…
Used to give one's prefered contact details and to thank the employer for reviewing your application
Altestime,
Yours faithfully,
Formal, recipient name unknown
Altestime,
Yours sincerely,
Formal, widely used, recipient known
Altestime,
Respectfully yours,
Formal, not widely used, recipient name known
Ĉion bonan,
Kind/Best regards,
Informal, between business partners who are on first-name terms