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Sample Thank You Cover Letter to Referrer

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In competitive field like Finance, you may need guidance at time to take correct career step. You can contact your college alumni, professor or person employed in a financial firm for guidance. Even if you are not writing this letter to the employer or recruiter, you are supposed to have professional approach, when you are drafting a thank you letter to referrer. This letter is written to thank the person for their time and the guidance they provide to you. Your cover letter should be divided into 3 sections like introduction, body and the conclusion. In the body mention that you are following the tips provided by the referrer. If they have asked you to pay proper attention to the practical experience that you are gaining during internship, then let them know that you are following their instructions.

Make sure you end the letter on a positive note. After thanking the person, you can assure that you will stay in touch and may need further guidance. By doing so, you can keep avenues open to get recommendation from the referrer for any job opening, they are aware about. As young graduates, most students are unaware about how to work in professional work environment, how to apply for a job or how to ask for recommendation or which courses to attend. You can get these doubts cleared from the referrer.

Thank You Letter to Referrer

Gary V. Donley,
1335 Atha Drive,
Maricopa, CA 93252,

Date: May 16, 2005.

Mr. Kenneth A. Phillips,
Senior Accountant,
Alpha Financial Services,
3050 Stonepot Road,
Maricopa, CA 93252.

Dear Mr. Phillips,

      The discussion on my career goals, which took place yesterday evening, has given me deep insight about my strengths and skill sets. I am now reworking on my resume and have included many of your thoughtful suggestions. I will be sending you a copy of my updated resume in a couple of days.

      Thank you, once again, for taking time from your busy schedule to meet me. I will keep in touch with you and follow your suggestions on pursuing the internship program with seriousness and complete dedication.


Gary V. Donley,
Senior Student, Finance,
University of California.

Sample Thank You Cover Letter to Referrer

Paul V. Moore,
3716 Poplar Street,
Chicago, IL 60607,
Home: (708)-489-4859,

Date: April 17, 2006.

Mr.Norbert K. Chisholm,
Financial Manager,
Wilson Accounts Inc.,
4371 East Street,
Chicago, IL 60607

Dear Mr. Chisholm,

Your guidance on the career path I should choose has helped me built confidence about by future career track. I have updated my resume as per the details specified by you and begin my studies for the certified public accountant exams. Currently, I am paying attention to my internship training and learning about how the theoretical aspects of finance and accounting are applied in practical.

Thank you for taking out time from your busy schedule and providing me guidance regarding my career. I have attached a copy of my updated resume along with this cover letter. I will keep in touch with you for further guidance. I appreciate your time and consideration.


Paul V. Moore

The thank you cover letter to referrer samples provided above can be used as guideline, when you are creating your cover letter. You may modify certain details in these letters according to your preference. Print this letter on a good quality printing paper. If you want to send any official document along with the letter, then you can enclose them along with it. Mention this in the letter, so that the referrer goes through them.


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