To Whom It May Concern: [Your Name]
Here’s my contact info: [number]
To the attention of the Hiring Manager,
I’m writing to express my enthusiasm for the [job] ad with [business name] that I discovered via [method of discovery]. I was just perusing your company’s website and wanted to say what a [remarkable] [remarkable for what? accolades, philanthropy, innovation, or leadership in its field]. Having a shared appreciation for [what you find intriguing or inspirational about the organization], I would welcome the opportunity to collaborate with you in [specific area/department].
My extensive experience in [number of years] in [kind of work you’ve done] attests to my keen [skills]. Currently, I am a [position], and my concentration has been on [major projects] where my thoroughness and [other talents] were critical to the overall success of the team and the [challenge, job, or other endeavor].
Through my professional experience, I have gained knowledge in [industry/function specific terminology] and the skills necessary to achieve and surpass [objectives/standards] established by the companies for which I have worked.
I am confident in my ability to meet the stimulating demands of this position and would appreciate the chance to talk with you about it. Please find enclosed a copy of my resume in support of this application. If there is anything more you need to know, please let me know.
I appreciate your reading this and thinking about it.