Cold Calling Cover Letter

Cold calling cover letter sample to be used for cold calling employers. Also, how to write a cold calling cover letter to inquire about unadvertised jobs. And the same sample letter below applies to writing a cold calling cover letter with no experience. 

cold calling cover letter

Cold calling cover letter tips

  • This cold calling letter applies to unadvertised jobs and to jobs that do not exist.
  • Ensure each cold cover letter is short. Otherwise no one will read it.
  • Do not mention your expected salary or your expected salary range.
  • Attach your cold calling resume to your letter.
  • Use the cold cover letter sample below for all roles. Even though this letter is for an IT role.
  • Take the initiative and cold call employers within your field.

Cold calling cover letter sample

99 Mars Rd
Sydney, NSW 2000


November 11, 2019


Mr. Tony Farr
11 Tom Road
Sydney, NSW 2000


Dear Tony,

I am writing to inquire about possible IT roles within your company. Attached is my resume for your review.

Also highlight skills that make you stand out, in this section of the cold contact letter.

I have demonstrated excellent IT skills, in addition to strong analytical skills. Also, I am confident my skills would be an asset to your company.

Please contact me to set up a convenient time. I look forward to hear from you soon.


Your name

Contact phone number 


More cold cover letter tips

  • Also use this cold call letter sample for networking.
  • Tap into the hidden job market by cold calling and networking.
  • Also referred to as cold contact letter or letter of inquiry.
  • Edit the cover letter for each application. Also, edit the keywords.
  • Send each cold contact letter to a specific person, if you can.
  • Also see my cold cover letter tips
  • Use the above cover letter for all jobs. Whether you are a CEO, engineer, childcare teacher or nurse. 
  • The same tips and sample letter apply to writing a cold calling letter with no experience.
  • Don’t refer to expected salary.
  • Also, the above cold call letter is only a sample format. So, edit this cold calling letter for each specific employer and possible opportunity. Also, we’ll be adding more letter sample formats shortly.

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