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What Are The Four Parts Of A Cover Letter

The four parts of a cover letter are:

  1. Introduction: A brief introduction that includes your name and the position you're applying for.
  2. Body: A detailed explanation of your qualifications and why you are a good fit for the position.
  3. Skills and accomplishments: A list of relevant skills and accomplishments that demonstrate your expertise.
  4. Closing: A conclusion that summarizes your interest in the position and includes a call to action, such as requesting an interview.

Example cover letter explaining each part

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Dear [Hiring Manager’s Name],


My name is [Your Name], and I am writing to express my interest in the [Position Name] role at [Company Name]. As a highly motivated and results-driven professional with [Number of Years] of experience in [Related Field/Industry], I am confident in my ability to make a positive contribution to your team.


In my current position as [Current Job Title] at [Current Company Name], I have honed my skills in [Key Skill/Responsibility]. For example, I successfully [Accomplishment/Achievement]. I am also well-versed in [Related Skill/Software] and have a proven track record of [Another Accomplishment/Achievement].

Skills and Accomplishments:

  • [Skill 1]
  • [Skill 2]
  • [Accomplishment 1]
  • [Accomplishment 2]


I am excited about the opportunity to bring my expertise and passion for [Related Field/Industry] to the [Position Name] role at [Company Name]. Thank you for considering my application. I look forward to the opportunity to discuss my qualifications further in an interview.


[Your Name]

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Volen Vulkov
Volen Vulkov is a resume expert and the co-founder of Enhancv. He applies his deep knowledge and experience to write about a career change, development, and how to stand out in the job application process.
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