Send Your Apologies to Ordinary Letters: If you are an entry level candidate and really want to obtain a Clerk Typist job, you’ll need to write an effective cover letter for your resume and tailor it per employer’s requirements.

Here’s an example of a cover letter for entry level Clerk Typist Resume to assist you in making your job application package. You’ll note this example is particularly tailored to what the employer is looking for. Bullet points are used in the second paragraph to make it more effective.


Entry Level Clerk Typist Cover Letter Sample


Sarah Davis
5214 Example South Street
Vincennes, IN 21796
(090) 988-9741
sara.davia @ email . com

February 24, 2015

Dr. John Smith
Senior Administrator
Good Samaritan Hospital
4121 Some Street
Vincennes, IN 21441


Dear Dr. Smith:

I was excited to find your advertisement for a Clerk Typist position at Good Samaritan Hospital. I am a high school graduate with extensive proficiency in typing as well as performing secretarial tasks. My education, positive attitude, great attention to detail, and enthusiasm for clerical work makes me an ultimate candidate for this position. I am well aware about the fame of Good Samaritan Hospital not just for its excellent medical services but for the ability of its staff follow-up with patients and families.

As per your requirements mentioned in the job description, I can offer a number of relevant skills and attributes to perform the job of clerk typist effectively:

● Demonstrated ability to perform diversified clerical duties such as typing correspondence, forms and papers
● Highly skilled in performing receptionist duties, answering phones, taking messages, photocopying and faxing
● Comprehensive knowledge of sorting, filing and recording of information
● Thorough understanding of handling petty cash, maintaining inventory and ordering office supplies
● Extremely proficient in MS Office Applications
● Typing Speed: 45 wpm

I would welcome the opportunity to discuss my joining as a Clerk Typist at the Good Samaritan Hospital . My resume and reference letters are enclosed herewith. I’ll call your office during the week of March 1 to confirm the receipt of my application. Please let me know on my cell phone at (090) 988-9741 if I can provide you with any additional information.

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



Sarah Davis

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