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I am pleased to confirm my acceptance of your offer to join Associated Stores as Assistant Product Manager. I look forward to receiving a written confirmation of the offer and benefits package.

Thank you again for your consideration and help during the interview process. I have greatly appreciated your informative and personal approach. Advertised Position App - EL 1. Clara Dickson Hall, Room Director of High School Programs.

I have acquired considerable managerial and supervisory experience as an undergraduate. While an administrative intern at a nursing home, I made significant contributions to the efficiency of the organization by analyzing the functions of seven departments and developing administrative systems to coordinate the efforts of 48 staff members.

As program assistant in a Cornell residence hall, I supervise six resident advisors who, in turn, have responsibility for students. A volunteer coordinator for my church, I oversee a corps of 50 adult and adolescent parishioners who plan social and educational activities for the parish. The analytical skills I have gained as a biology major, as well as my practical managerial experience in a variety of positions, would make me a valuable addition to The Princeton Review.

I would welcome the opportunity to discuss my qualifications with you and will contact you within a week to arrange a time to meet. I will be available between December 28 and January 15, and on Thursdays or Fridays beginning January Thank you for your consideration.

Advertised Position App - EL 2. Mothers and Others for a Livable Planet. As a Natural Resources major at Cornell University, I have focused my studies on the connections between agricultural, environmental, and economic sustainability. The efforts of Mothers and Others for a Livable Planet to promote consumer choices that are ecologically sustainable and thus conserve natural resources are of great interest to me.

I would therefore like to be considered for the Consumer Outreach and Marketing Specialist position advertised in Nonprofit Times. I enclose my resume for your consideration.

Through volunteer activities, I have promoted sustainable agriculture and environmental issues. As president of the Green Committee, I organized meetings, workshops, rallies, and Earth Day activities for the Cornell campus, and also established an environmental education curriculum for an after-school program.

Last year, I helped found the Student Garden Group to introduce organic gardening to Cornell students and promote local agriculture to the Ithaca community.

We ran produce stands at apartment complexes for economically disadvantaged families and senior citizens, and expanded Cornell Cooperative Extension to develop outreach programs. A confident public speaker, I have participated in a training course for peer counselors, completed a course in oral communication, spoken at rallies and festivals, and worked as an educator in a variety of teaching situations. I am eager to apply my knowledge and experience to an educational advocacy organization when I graduate in May.

My experience and skill set seem closely aligned with what you are seeking in filling the Consumer Outreach and Marketing Specialist position. I will call you next week to schedule a time to discuss my interest in increasing public awareness about ecological agriculture and environmental conservation at Mothers and Others for a Livable Planet. Advertised Position App - EX 1. Please accept this letter and enclosed resume as application for the position of City Engineer with the City of Yakima.

After reviewing the job description and requirements, I believe that my background prepares me ideally to excel in this position. The scope of my responsibility has ranged from project design and development through planning, bidding, contracting, and field management.

I pride myself on my ability to deliver projects on time and within budget, despite the obstacles and issues encountered in projects of this nature.

I would welcome the opportunity to discuss in more detail how my background prepares me to deliver the results you need from your next City Engineer. I appreciate your time and consideration. Advertised Positon App - EX 2. Having practiced since , I have a wealth of experience in international business transactions, international litigation, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, international financing, international taxation, software licensing, real estate, U.

Highlights of my career that may be of particular interest to you include: Japanese Business Culture and Professional Contacts A native of Japan, I have an intimate knowledge of the culture, customs, business practices, negotiation strategies, and decision-making processes of the Japanese people. This has been vital as I have continued as an active member of the Japanese community while living in the U.

Corporate Client Relationships I have been extremely successful in acquiring new clients, particularly Japanese companies doing business in the U. Education Credentials I earned both an LL. I would welcome the chance to speak with you. Thank you in advance for your consideration. Please let me know if you would like any additional information. Advertised Positon App - MC 1. Atlantic City Public School District. I offer a unique set of senior-level financial leadership experiences that I believe make me ideally suited for the position.

Manager of Inspections — Permit Division to Trained and directed a team of 7—15 inspectors responsible for field inspections and evaluations of various development projects throughout the County. Extensive documentation and regulatory reporting. Manager of Enforcement — Permit Division to Consulted with violators of County developmental regulations to bring them into compliance.

Plan Checker — Permit Division Reviewed drawings for compliance with approved drainage area maps and assessed utility work for right-of-way conflicts and compliance issues. Designed private sewage facilities in accordance with state regulations. Houston, Texas Talbot Engineering Company. Staff Engineer- Geotechnical Engineering Projects Conducted field inspections to ensure compliance with project plans and client specifications, and on-site inspections of concrete batch manufacturing plants.

Reviewed results of materials testing and advised clients of compliance or non-compliance with required specifications. United States Army to Present. Army Reserves to Present.

Rotated through a series of positions in Civil Engineering. Designed plans, coordinated CPM and project scheduling, allocated equipment and materials and oversaw field construction projects. Concurrently, taught surveying and materials testing asphalt, concrete and soils. Responsible for design work, layout and area study for drainage system design for a multimillion-dollar expansion to the hospital at Fort Polk, Louisiana. Company Commander for three years, responsible for training and readiness of a heavy construction company of approximately personnel.

Full supervisory and leadership accountability. Officer — Active Duty — U. Army Corps of Engineers to Designed and directed millions of dollars in construction projects at sites nationwide. Full responsibility for project staffing, materials, equipment, tasks, schedules and critical paths CPM. Advised Assistant Division Commander on all engineering matters related to the remediation and clean-up of potential nuclear or chemical accidents.

Supervisory responsibility for up to 17 personnel. Designed trestle bridges and directed field construction. Managed all design and construction for major renovation at Fort Ord, California. Army Engineer Officer Basic Course, Accounting Intern May - September Commendation by managing partner of the firm. Received "Intern of the Month" award in second month of employment. Assisted in a variety of bookkeeping tasks to include payroll and accounts payable for a mid-sized manufacturing firm.

Passed first and second parts of CPA exam. Professional Position in Corporate Accounting or Finance. One year of related work experience plus an internship in combination with strong academic training and credentials in: Bookkeeping Assistant September to Present.

One of the first three employees hired into the Accounting and Finance Department that currently employs more than Earned four promotions in three years.

Wrote and produced a page accounting procedures manual. Coordinated software upgrades and enhancements with internal IS staff. Accounting Intern Summer Full-time summer position with a financial and accounting services firm. Worked in cooperation with professional staff to prepare journal entries, maintain general ledgers, reconcile bank statements and prepare financial reports for clients in the transportation, telecommunications and hospitality industries. Excellent analytical, negotiation, project management and customer relationship management skills.

Common-sense intelligence with expertise in: Recruited to Jordan Aberson by former manager to spearhead the start-up of their internal investment, financial research and portfolio accounting functions. Acquired excellent experience on both the buy and sell sides of the retail and institutional financial investment industries.

Built and maintained strong working relationships with top executives of small- and mid-cap companies nationwide to evaluate their financial positions, discuss earnings forecasts and perform comprehensive research reports as per NASD regulations.

Provided the critical research, analytical and documentation support essential for the growth and expansion of each firm. Consulted with business unit directors to provide tax expertise relative to plant operations, location selection, asset acquisition and divestiture and other general operating issues. Leveraged accounting and financial experience to enter the investment market and expand professional skills to include sales, marketing and new business development.

Concentrated on acquisition of new customer accounts and sale of a diverse portfolio of security and mutual fund products. Provided clients with portfolio analysis and asset allocation strategies to limit risk exposure and maximize returns. Managed corporate tax affairs for three Northern Security Group insurance companies. Liaised with government officials as necessary. Delivered comprehensive financial and tax analyses, reports and recommendations to support corporate restructuring, merger and acquisition projects as the company expanded and diversified.

Planned, staffed and managed daily tax operations for Union Labor Life and its 19 affiliated life and health insurance companies. Managed a complex corporate tax compliance process to ensure full regulatory compliance and personally prepared the federal income tax return. Directed a series of special tax research projects to identify areas to eliminate tax liabilities and annual obligations. Contributed to substantial annual cost savings. Planned, staffed and supervised general accounting functions and managed financial analysis projects for senior management.

Point person for annual external audits. Excellent hands-on experience in the planning and coordination of critical accounting and financial records for one of the largest life insurance companies in the U.

Acquired outstanding experience in virtually all facets of corporate accounting, analysis and financial reporting. Business Manager to Present. Independently manage all sales, customer service, general accounting, financial reporting, administrative, purchasing, inventory control and staffing functions for a privately owned automotive service facility. Developed and implemented an entire administrative process and structure to professionalize the business, improve productivity and increase accountability.

Designed a more efficient and cost-effective parts ordering and inventory management system. Business Manager to Launched entrepreneurial venture and established a successful commercial and residential cleaning service.


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