a letter of application for a job
june 17th, 2006
i am responding to your advertisement in china daily on june 10th, 2006, which invites applications for interpreters. enclosed with this letter is my resume which details my background.
i believe that i am the best candidate for this position. in the first place, i have been studying for four years in beijing foreign studies university, one of the most prestigious language schools in china, which has provided me with a desirable command of english skills. in the second place, i have taken part in a number of social activities in the past years, which have helped cultivate my team-spirit and creativity. besides, i have attended training courses for interpretation and have obtained related certificates. last but not least, i have worked as a part-time interpreter, so i am well prepared for this job.
i would treasure the chance and exert every effort to do a good job if i had the luck to be provided with the position. besides, i shall be much obliged if you will afford me an opportunity for an interview, and i appreciate a response from you at your earliest convenience.
thank you for considering this application.