It does not matter which job you are applying for, if it is a first job, chances are that you are absolutely daunted with the task of writing a cover letter.

You may have many questions in your mind regarding writing it in a professional manner but this is why we are here!

To provide you with a sample cover letter for your very first job application. Have a look!

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First Job Cover Letter Sample


89 Blazer Avenue
Eugene, OR 55555

March 24, 2013

Mr. Jason Walters
Manager HR
Core Sols
839 Miller Road
Eugene, OR 76776


Dear Mr. Walters:

I am extremely excited at the prospect of acquiring my first job as a Secretary at Core Sols. Your job description seems like the perfect chance for me to establish my administrative abilities and offer my excellent organization acumen to add to the company’s benefit.

I have recently graduated from the University of Kentucky with a grade point average of 3.26. My involvement in student societies over the years has strengthened my leadership and teamwork skills and I have acquired expertise in all facets of administration and clerical work. I believe in my creativity, initiative and adaptability to be able to perform the core duties of a secretary in a dynamic environment. These qualities, coupled with my eagerness and willingness to learn will enable me to excel in this role.

Please find attached my resume and academic transcript with this letter. I would appreciate the opportunity of an interview with you for which I will call you after few days. Meanwhile, I can be reached at (300) 333-3333 or via email at (Email).

Thank you for your time and consideration.



Arthur Rogers

Enc. Resume