This letter asks a colleague to recommend someone to fill a full-time position.
1234, Main Street
Boston, MA 02123
<Recipient Address Goes Here>
We're looking to hire someone as a <describe available position>, but we haven't located anyone appropriate through the normal channels. I was wondering if you had recently interviewed or become aware of anyone whom you could recommend for our opening.
We're offering a salary of <offered salary>, and the position involves <description of job duties>. If you know of anyone hard-working and experienced in these areas, please give me a call at <phone number> or just have the candidate fax a resume to me at <fax number>. Thanks very much for your help.
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