Application Letters. Presented by Career Services Clarion University. Purpose of a Cover Letter. Catch the reader’s attention Focus on the employer’s needs Persuade the reader of your benefits or value Convince the reader with evidence Move the reader to follow-up with you …interview you!.
I am applying for the analytical chemist position that was advertised in the March issue of the American Chemical Society newsletter. I am interested in research and development and would like to relocate to the Philadelphia area.
I noticed your school’s listing in the AAEE Directory of Public School Systems. I am interested in moving to the Richmond area, and I am seeking employment with school systems there. I hope you can assist me.