Cover Letter for Designing Jobs
To get guidance from your senior in the designing industry, you need to send them a professional reference letter. The letter should communicate the reason why you need their guidance. You need to highlight your proficiency in the particular field, so that the receiver is tempted to accept your request. Entry-level candidates must highlight their academic proficiency and candidates with work experience need to highlight their professional achievements and expertise. When you are concluding the letter, thank the concerned person for their time. Be obliged that they spend their time to go through your letter.
Reference Letter for Suggestion
Edward S. Hickman,
3520 West Street,
Clarksville, MI 48815,
Date: May 9, 2005.
Mr. Gerald E. Newman,
Alpha IT Services,
1315 Woodstock Drive,
Clarksville, MI 48815.
Dear Mr. Newman,
I am Edward S. Hickman, a graduate in information technology from William College of technology. I found your contact details from the college student-alumni interaction guide. I need your guidance for job search and to know about various job avenues in the graphic designing field.
During my internship at Atlas Software Services, I worked as GUI designer and was responsible for designing interactive and static homepages for various website. I have good academic record and have participated in various inter-college graphic designing competitions. I need your guidance to know about the companies, where I could apply for entry level designing jobs.
I also want to discuss about the various international certifications that can be attempted before applying for any of these jobs. Please read the enclosed resume as it has additional details about my educational qualifications and work experience.
Thank you for your time and consideration. I am grateful that you considered my request and spent your time to go through my letter.
Edward S. Hickman,
Reference Sample Cover Letter for Suggestion
Jose B. Martin,
1304 Tetrick Road,
Avon Park, FL 33825,
Date: October 11, 2011.
Mr.Israel H. Young,
Senior Interior Designer,
Creative Inch Company,
245 Bombardier Way
Avon Park, FL 33825.
Dear Mr. Young,
Mr. Steve Rodriguez provided me your reference for any guidance related to career in Interior designing. I have 3 years of work experience in interior designing. Currently, I am working as an interior designer with Avon Interior Consultant. I am looking for similar job profile in an international interior designing company.
During the tenure at my previous company, I have worked on several client projects, where I was responsible for assessing the needs and wants of the client, visiting and estimating the area of work, coordinating with the client about the color, textures, space and light interaction. I have gained knowledge about formulating the design plans and calculating the cost. I have gained expertise in designing using different software. I have coordinated with engineers and architects on several projects.
I want to move a step ahead in my career and work on international projects. I am looking for job in company that has specialization interior designing work like ergonomic designing, environmental designing etc. I want to meet you, so that I can discuss all the further career interests and clarify my doubts related to certain career prospects in the interior designing field.
Please go through the attached resume. It will provide additional details about my work experience and technical proficiency. I am grateful that you took time from you busy schedule to go through this letter and consider my request. I would like to thank you for your time and consideration.
Jose B. Martin
Most candidates find it difficult to draft professional cover letters and end up sending a generic letter for any professional communication. To provide assistance to you, we have provided samples of reference letter for suggestion that you can use as a guideline. You may edit, modify, change and use these samples as per your preference. Before sending the letter, make sure you proofread it. Your letter should be grammar, typing and spelling mistake free. It is essential to enclose your resume, if you are asking them for career guidance. Direct the concerned person towards the resume, so that they go through it.