Effective cover letters for Store Clerk Resume must be accomplishment-oriented and focus on exact skills and abilities required for a store clerk job.

In your letter, quote examples and make an effort to directly relate them to the job description rather than claiming to be a “competent” or “qualified” candidate.

Look at the following sample cover letter for store clerk resume which will give you a good idea how to write your own.


Sample Cover Letter for Store Clerk Resume


95 5th Street
Oshawa, ON S6C 9X7

October 9, 2016

Ms. Ana Smith
HR Manager
Tim Hortons
36 Example Avenue
Toronto, ON Canada

Re: Store Clerk Position (Job ID 2521)

Dear Ms. Smith:

I am writing in response to your advertisement for the Store Clerk position at Tim Hortons, as advertised in The Daily Times. Utilizing my 2+ years’ experience in warehouse environment – which includes order picking, inventory control, receiving, distribution, stocking and shipping – I can contribute effectively to your bottom line.

In the role of a Store Clerk, I offer special skills in:

– Assisting store customers in selection and purchase of items
– Operating and maintaining a manual and computerized cash register
– Unloading, checking and receiving incoming shipments
– Responding to all kinds of questions by customers
– Cleaning of the store displays
– Ensuring the security of store items

Moreover, I possess am familiar with centralized receiving and distribution processes, expert in using computers and handheld scanners to track every function through verification of delivery. My enclosed resume contains complete details of my relevant qualifications and transferable skills.

I am extremely interested in the Store Clerk position with Tim Hortons and would appreciate the opportunity to further discuss this position in an interview. I can be reached at (000) 147-2100.

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



Sally Smith

Enc. Resume