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Sample cover letter for Full Time position at Octagon


Junior recruiter

Dear Sir or Madame,
I am writing to apply for the Recruitment & Operations Traineeship, as advertised on the iamexpat.nl website.
I would like to draw your attention to my most relevant qualification and experience:
 I hold a Cum Laude MSc degree in Human Resource Management. This programme, taught at Rotterdam School of management at Erasmus University, provides thorough preparation for a career in human resources.
 I have excellent interpersonal skills which I have developed while working at internal helpdesk at Coca-Cola HBC
 My IT skills are strong, especially the knowledge of the Microsoft Office package which I have developed during various school projects and work on my theses.
 Last but not least, I am quick and keen learner. My eagerness to learn can be demonstrated by the fact that I have two master degrees. In addition to this, I have proved to myself that I can learn complex applications, such as how to analyse data using statistical packages while working on my thesis or how to use the complex ERP system SAP and how to fix minor problems in this system during my work at Coca-Cola.
Having considered a range of roles in the human resources field I am confident that I can make a strong contribution to a global minded professional search firm and put my "globetrotter" spirit to good use. I would very much welcome the opportunity of an interview to explain how I can contribute to success of your organization.

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