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Writing a cover letter, which one would you choose when you are offering your services?

For example:

For my [...], I offer a strong background in X and experience in Y.

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Is this "offer" a charitable donation or the first bid in a deal? Are others involved? Are you going to say this with a warm smile or put it in a business letter? – TimLymington Feb 16 '13 at 15:56
business letter – Ay0 Feb 16 '13 at 16:10

Why do you have to preface the offer? Are others contributing also? That's how I'd imagine the need for the statement, "For my part, I'm contributing..." Otherwise If you are just individually offering something, I'd say, "I'm offering a ..."

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Kristina, is "For my part" similar to "As far as I can" in your context? – user19148 Feb 16 '13 at 16:29
@Carlo_R., not in my context, I meant mine to define my contribution, independent of someone else's additional contribution. – Kristina Lopez Feb 16 '13 at 16:52

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