Mr Philip Smith
Made Up Road
4th January 2011
Dear Mr Smith
I would like to express my interest in applying for your vacant managerial position, my resume is enclosed for your review and consideration.
The vacancy has a definite correlation with my practical knowledge and experiences as a manager. You will be able to see from my CV that I have a long career and successful history of business management and development in various industries.
I am a driven and focused individual who knows how to set goals and achieve them. I am also proud to say that I have made numerous contributions to the operational management and bottom line of many previous companies I have worked for. I possess an excellent track record of motivating and supervising staff, managing performance, controlling expenditure and running efficient administrative systems.
In view of all of the above I would be highly gratified if you would consider me for this important position, and I would appreciate an opportunity to meet personally to discuss how my abilities and contacts will be useful and helpful to your company.
Please let me know if I can provide you with any other information or references. I thank you for your time and I look forward to hearing from you.