If you’ve been working at a company for a longer time, you’re probably wondering if you should change position? You like the company you work for and think it’s growing, but at the same time, you already understand everything in your position and want to learn something new and grow in your career?
In that case, there is nothing wrong with trying for another position in the same company. But before you take that step let your boss know that you are thinking of applying for another position, don’t let him learn it from other people. Let him be aware of why you’re doing it.
In this post, we’ll show you a sample letter of interest for a job within the same company:
I would like to let you know that I am interested in another position within the company. I am thinking of applying but wanted to let you know before I do it. I am thinking of trying out for the position (POSITION) because I want a change the environment. I think my team is perfect, but I want to learn new skills and work on different tools. I will let you know when I have some feedback. I hope this doesn’t spoil our relationship and you understand me.
I am writing to inform you that I am interested in a higher position in our company. What do you think and would you support me? Your opinion is important to me as I have started working for you and I would like your agreement first before taking any steps.
I have been thinking about applying for a higher position in the company for a while, but I wanted to discuss it with you first. I am thinking of applying for the position (POSITION). What do you think and would you support me? I would love to get feedback from you, your opinion is very important to me.
I wanted to let you know that I have applied for the position (POSITION) in our company. I really like the current team, working with you and everyone else, but I feel I need some change and personal growth. I hope you understand, I will let you know when I have some feedback.
Before I take any steps I wanted to discuss a new possibility with you. There is an open position in our company that I am thinking of applying for. The position is (POSITION). What do you think and would you support me? I know I’ll leave you with one less person and more work, but on the other hand, I think I need a change professionally.
I have made the decision to apply for the position of (POSITION). It was not an easy decision to make because I like my current job, but I decided it was time for a change of environment and to learn new things. I hope you understand and support me.
I saw that there is a new position open in the company and I am thinking of applying. You have hired me and so I would like to communicate this with you first. What is your opinion?
I have been with the company for 3 years now and I think I have learned a lot in that time. The company is stable and I think it is growing, so I am thinking of applying for another position to stay with the company but at the same time change the environment. I really like the team I’m in now, but I want to grow professionally.
I would love to get feedback from you on this new opportunity?
I am thinking of applying for the position (POSITION) but would like to get your approval first. I don’t want to leave the team with one less person and would like to know if I am eventually selected if you can handle it?
I’m writing to inform you that I’m interested in (POSITION). I’ve worked at the company for 3 years and I am confident that I have the necessary qualities to apply for this position. During these years, I have proved that I’m doing excellent with the assigned tasks and I would like to take a step forward. I have always believed that I should rise in my career.
The decision was not easily made because I will have to leave my current role and team which I am very used to. I very much hope this new venture will be for my own good.