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A Job Application Without A Cover Letter Might End up in a BIN: Learn to Write a Good Cover Letter

Did you know that a Cover Letter or an Application Letter can add weight on your Job Application?

A cover letter is an application letter that you attach to your job application summarising who you are, what post are you applying for and why you think you are the best candidate for the job.

So, this is a very important document in your job application process. Read further below and Download An Example of a Cover Letter Here.

Here below is a simple cover letter example that you can download and edit with your own information.

First, remember to put your address on the right side of the letter and the company’s address on the left.

Now, read below how you can construct your letter.

Date: 12 January 2018

Dear Sir/Madam

Application for Admin Clerk Job Position

I hereby apply for the Admin Clerk Position that was advertised on www.aftermatric.co.za on the 11th of January 2018. I believe that my experience and qualifications will make me a valuable asset to your organisation.

Below are the reasons why I think I am the best candidate for this position.

I believe I have relevant skills, qualifications and experience for the position I am applying for.

I am able and capable of learning quickly and I will also contribute in making the company more successful.

I have acquired knowledge about this job through trainings attended and that has been well indicated on my curriculum vitae.

You can reached on my mobile (081 000 0000) or email address 123@emailprovider.com

I would appreciate if you alert me via email if you have received my application.

I am available for interview during working hours from Monday to Friday.

Looking forward to hearing from you soon.


Gladys Mokoena

Attached Documents: CV, ID copy, Certificates of my qualifications. DOWNLOAD THIS COVER LETTER IN PDF

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