The following is a sample letter following up on a job application.
Sample Follow-Up Letter to a Job Application
Mr. George Gilhooley
87 Delaware Road
Hatfield, CA 08065
Dear Mr. Gilhooley,
I submitted a letter of application and a resume earlier this month for the programmer position advertised in the Times Union. To date, I have not heard from your office. I would like to confirm receipt of my application and reiterate my interest in the job.
I am very interested in working at XYZ Company and I believe my skills and experience would be an ideal match for this position.
If necessary, I would be glad to resend my application materials or to provide any further information you might need regarding my candidacy. I can be reached at (555) 555-5555 or firstname.lastname@example.org. I look forward to hearing from you.
Thank you for your consideration.
Signature (hard copy letter)
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