Christine Graham
Hiring Manager
Dayjob Ltd
120 Vyse Street
B18 6NF

30th July 2021


Dear Ms Graham,

With the utmost enthusiasm I would like to put my name forward for your position of Security Officer, which I saw advertised today on the …………….. website.

I will maintain your company’s reputation for service, professionalism and legal compliance.

In your job description you say that applicants should be alert, strong communicators and physically fit. I am all of these things and more. I come to you as someone who can secure any premises, investigate suspicious behaviour and deal with violations.

My extensive experience of working in a high-performing in-house security team is well documented in the attached CV. In it you will see that I have knowledge of radio usage plus call signs and the ability to deliver a world-class service in line with your standards. Additionally, and as per your requirements, my appearance is clean, smart and tidy at all times. I must also mention that you can rely on me to start my shift promptly at the designated time, in full uniform.

In my current role at ……………, I guard the retail area and cash collections in order to prevent losses. At work I constantly review processes and procedures to identify areas for improvement. My superiors have commended me as a highly observant individual who is able to objectively assess the severity of a situation.

Aside from my professional competencies, I am committed to my own personal development and am prepared to receive and undertake further training as required.

At this stage of my career, I am want to join a reputable company like yours that offers an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities.

I very much hope that you will recognise my enthusiasm, talents as well as future potential and invite me for an interview. If acceptable, I will contact you next week to confirm your receipt of my application, however please free to contact me if you require clarification or any further information.

Thank you very much for taking up some of your valuable time to review my application.

Yours sincerely,


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Tel: 0044 123 456 7890



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