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Applying for a job, help me with a small point please!

(4 Posts)
ivegotaniphone Wed 15-May-13 09:11:06

I'm out of practice smile The advert says "send your CV and covering letter by email to debraj.commonsurname@blahblah.co.uk" That means do a separate covering letter in Word and email it as an attachment, like the CV, doesnt it? Also, how/who would you address the letter and email to? Debra? Ms Commonsurname?

Thank you, out of practice and probably overthinking this...

NigelMolesworth Wed 15-May-13 09:15:00

I am also out of practice at this but -

I would attach both letter and CV as separate Word docs, with a short email saying 'Dear Ms Commonsurname, I am applying for the role of blahblahblah and attach my covering letter and CV for your consideration. I look forward to hearing from you. Yours, etcetc

Good luck though!

ivegotaniphone Wed 15-May-13 09:15:42

thank you :-)

lovefreelance Wed 15-May-13 12:39:29

I agree! That's what I would do too smile

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