How can I write a letter to help me get a permanent job out of a contract one?
I have been on contract work for a company since May. My contract was up at the end of August, but was extended and is now scheduled to finish at the end of this month. The position is an entry level HR job and I have abaout 2 years of HR experience. I would like to write a letter that shows my appreciation for them having provided me with the work. I would like the letter to double as a way of showing my interest in staying on with the company (I know they can afford it) as a permanent employee. Any suggestions on what I could put into the letter would great. Websites with samples are great too. Thanks. Only legitimate helpful responses please. I know there is work I can do here to keep me busy. The company is rapidly expanding and is constantly creating new permanent jobs. So I know that there is room. I would like to do it face to face, but the person making the decision is in another country
Asked By: PetWoman - 9/21/2007
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
to change from contract to permanent is possible provided you have the sufficient qualifications and experience for the permanent positions offered in your company. The proper procedure would be applying through your immediate superior. You must not by-pass your superior and with his or her recommendation, you'll have... More
Answered By: mysfums - 9/21/2007
Additional Answers (3)
if they were interested in finding someone permanent they would have done so.
Answered By: Ask M - 9/21/2007
Instead of a letter, go directly to the hiring manager and state your case. If the hiring manager is different from your immediate supervisor, ask your supervisor for a recommendation before you go to the meeting. A face-to-face meeting shows initiative and will get you a direct answer.
Answered By: Suzy - 9/21/2007
Dear name of HR manager... More
Answered By: Deborah G - 9/21/2007
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
Jobs hiring near your local area. Part-time, Full-time, Work at home.
Sobre 287 Trabajos en tu area. $15-87/hora - Aplica Ahora.
Other Career Questions
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.