What Is a Letter of Intent for a Job? 

A Letter of Intent for a Job is a personal statement that introduces the job applicant to their prospective employer and tells them more about their previous work experience and skills that make them the best candidate for a position in question. Along with a job application and a resume that lists your achievements and jobs you had in the past, this document will emphasize your suitability to the job and underline your intention to succeed in a particular field of work. 

Alternate Names: 

  • Job Letter of Intent;
  • Letter of Intent for a Job Opening.

Check out our library below to download Letter of Intent for Job templates and samples. Once you find a template suitable for your purposes, you can customize it to your liking adding and removing sections and paragraphs to prepare a successful application package.

Letter of Intent for a Job Types 

  1. Letter of Intent for Job. You can complete this document to introduce yourself to the employer, demonstrate your interest in a job they have advertised, and list the attachments enclosed with the letter. Since the hiring manager will know most of the details from your comprehensive resume and you will answer questions they want to know the answers to in your application, this letter will not exceed one or two pages.
  2. Sample Letter of Intent for a Job. This statement will be of use to every job applicant who wants to show their enthusiasm for the job vacancy. Learn as much as you can about the company, understand how it can benefit from you as an employee, and describe the qualifications that make you stand out among other candidates. 

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Sample "Letter of Intent for a Job"

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Use this letter to introduce yourself to the company you wish to work for.

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"Letter of Intent for Job Template"

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This letter introduces an applicant to their prospective employer and tells them more about their previous work experience.

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