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Thank You Letter for Referral

Thank You Letter for a Referral for a Job Opening

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Here is a sample thank you letter to send to someone who referred you for a job opening.

If you are sending an email thank you message, there is no need to include your return address or your contact's address. Instead, list your contact information in your signature.

Thank You Letter for Referral

Betty Brown
Address
City, State, Zip

Fred Black
Address
City, State, Zip

Date

Dear Fred,

Thank you so much for letting me know about the job opening at Acme Associates. Steve was as helpful as you said he would be. I have an interview next week with the supervisor of the accounting department. I'm hopeful that this will work out for me.

I really appreciate the support and advice you've given me during my job search. Please let me know if there is anything I can do for you in the future,

Best Regards,

Betty Brown

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Please Note: This sample is provided for guidance only. The provided information, including samples and examples, is not guaranteed for accuracy or legality. Letters and other correspondence should be edited to fit your personal situation.

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