Redundancy Appeal Letter

Writing a Redundancy Appeal Letter is formal way to put forward the situation of being jobless would most likely be addressed to an organization, employer through any close contacts, or direct quota or like.

In the opening paragraph of the letter, briefly describe the reason of writing the letter, requesting the employer / recipient to remove the tag of redundancy that you have been carrying by offering you a position.  You can also mention the source through which you come to known the organization or employer and the available vacancy.

Mention your qualification, experience and capabilities in the following paragraph in order to make the employer consider your appeal and adjust you in his or her organization. In addition, appreciate the image of the employer or organization in the market and show your eagerness to work for them or the importance of the job for you.

Let the employer know about your enclosed resume or documents in the third paragraph of the letter. Moreover, mention you contact detail and ask them to contact you for any further information or interview call.

Finish your Redundancy Appeal Letter with a formal closing salutation like “Yours Sincerely,” and “Yours Faithfully” etc, followed by your signature and typed name.


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    Sample of Redundancy Appeal Letter

    Robinson Alford,
    2432, Armstrong Avenue,
    San Francisco – 123445

    January 4, 2013

    Mr. Brown Mathew
    Recruitment Manager,
    ABC Private Limited
    Mega road, San Francisco

    Dear Mr. Mathew,

    With reference to your 3rd January’s job advertisement in XYZ Newspaper, I am writing you this appeal to discuss my Redundancy. I’m jobless from the last three months besides possessing all the best educational qualification and experience.

    I have a master’s degree in management with 3.7 CGPA. Additionally, I have been working for a local firm for more 15 months as a Customer Relationship Manager. However, we were asked to leave as a result of downsizing due to the ongoing inflation in the market. You can find my enclosed resume attached with this letter, containing all the details. There were around 13 vacancies advertised by your company on 3rd January’s newspaper and most of them were management related.

    I will be very grateful if you kindly consider me for the available vacancies and provide me with an opportunity to bring justice to all the acquaintance and capabilities that I have.

    Looking forward and hopeful to get a positive response from your organization.

    Yours Faithfully,

    Robinson Alford

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    Template of Redundancy Appeal Letter

    [Your Name]
    [Your Address]

    [Date: __/__/__]

    [Recipient’s Name]
    [Recipient’s Designation]
    [Recipient’s Organization Name]
    [Recipient’s Organization Address]

    Dear Mr. / Ms. ______ [Write second Name of the Recipient],

    I am writing you this appeal letter with a hope to remove the tag of redundancy, which I have been carrying from the last few months. I have recently shifted to this city in search of a job and came to known about your organization through [Mention the name of the person or any other specific source like advertisement, newspaper etc.]

    I have acquired the [mention the degree] in [mention you field] field form [mention the name of the organization]. Besides good academic background, I have a [mention time period] working experience in the [mention name of the organization of industry that you have been working for]. Further details regarding my educational background, experience and capabilities have been enclosed along with this letter in the form of a detailed resume. There is no denying to the fact that your organization is one of the prestigious firms in the country and working for it is itself an honor.

    It’s a humble request that if you kindly consider me for any available position in your organization that you think suits my capabilities. For any kind of further information, you can either call me at [write down you personal phone number] or send an email at [write down your email address].

    Looking ahead for some positive response!

    Yours Sincerely,

    [Your Handwritten signature]

    [ Your Typed Name]

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