This letter is in response
to an Entry Level Web Design position. The author highlights her experience
that directly relates to the job posting requirements. She bullets key points
to draw attention to the most important aspects of her experience.
Avenue · Boston, MA 02331 · (415)555-5555
June 12, 20XX
Website Innovators, INC.
1234 Brewster Street
Boston, MA 02335
To Mr. Washington:
I am sending this letter, enclosed resume and CD-Rom
portfolio in response to your advertisement for an Entry Level Web Designer as
posted at CareerCrib.com. I am well trained in the technical aspects of web
design and have a keen sense of page layout that will help contribute to your
creative team immediately. My experience and skills include:
- Advanced software knowledge of Dreamweaver, Flash,
Director, Cold Fusion, Imageready, Photoshop, Illustrator and Fireworks.
- Hand coding and proficiency in HTML, XHTML, CSS and
- A basic understanding with some experience in ASP, PHP, MySQL
and server side scripting.
- Possess a great sense of designing skills including
training in typography, color theory and composition.
As demonstrated in my enclosed digital portfolio, my
experience includes a diverse sample of web based projects that include web
animation designed in Flash, e-commerce design and implementation of basic
server side scripting with customized Bulletin Boards and creation of email
databases. I am capable of working as a member of a team or individually.
Additionally, I am eager to learn and pick up new concepts fast with great
I would greatly appreciate the opportunity to interview with
you. I will call you next Wednesday to confirm that you received this letter
and answer any questions you may have.