An administrative assistant is usually a support expert in different types of private and government organizations. S/he performs all transactional duties in an effort to help the office run smoothly. S/he is generally the primary point of contact to individuals seeking to meet managers.

A well-written Cover Letter for an Administrative Assistant position is a necessary part of your job application because it will set you apart from the crowd. The following sample of administrative assistant will give you idea to make an effective cover letter for your resume.

Related Post: Administrative Assistant Cover Letter Samples and Tips

Cover Letter for Administrative Assistant Resume


Sara Peter
525 Example Street
San Francisco, CA 65998
(200) 000-9876
sara.peter @ email . com

July 26, 2014

Mr. John Brown
Senior Manager Human Resources
PG&E Corp
25 Some Address
San Francisco, CA 65321


Dear Mr. Brown:

I am pleased to apply for the position of Administrative Assistant at the PG&E Corp, as advertised on your web portal last week. Along with post graduate diploma in office administration and six years’ extensive experience in administrative arena, I am certain in my aptitude to become a key member of PG&E Corp.

As you will note from my enclosed resume, I have worked as an Administrative Assistant in different organizations of San Francisco and have acquired a range of skills, understanding and experience in office support work. During my employment, I performed all kinds of basic office administration tasks; drafting correspondences and managing phone calls, scheduling appointments, arranging meetings, taking minutes of meetings, maintaining calendar, providing support to managers and dealing with clients.

As the above mentioned attributes makes me a perfect candidate for this position, I would like to meet with you to talk about this further. I will call you after 8 working days to see if a meeting could be arranged. If you require contacting me in between, you may reach me on my cell phone at (200) 000-9876 or via email at sara.peter @ email . com.

Thank you for your time and consideration. I look forward to hearing from you soon.



Sara Peter

Enc. Resume