When looking to work in Germany it is important to know the standards in that country. The German Cover Letter and the German CV are the most important documents for getting called back for a job interview.
Sample German Cover Letter
The Cover Letter should be one page DIN A4 at most. Use the standard text arts as Times New Roman or Arial type size 12 and single-spaced line spacing as well as in DIN 5008 Norm. Find here a sample of cover letter in German as well as a sepculative cover letter in German.