There are several positions within a coffee shop; coffee shop workers, managers and cooks. Their job definition differs with the job. In all cases, while you are applying for a job in coffee shop, a cover letter for your job application is imperative.

Let us have a look at what a coffee shop manager’s cover letter requires in order to make an effect on the hiring person. This format can also be used for other positions in a coffee shop.


Coffee Shop Manager Cover Letter Sample

12 S Church Street
Chicago, IL 99022

September 22, 2012

Mr. Nicholas Thornton
A’ La Carte
8 Cranston Avenue
Chicago, IL 92828


Dear Mr. Thornton:

Your advertisement for the position of Coffee Shop Manager on made me realize that the job description is a perfect fit to my qualifications! As a candidate who has extensive experience in hospitality industry and believes in championing customer service standards, I would like to offer my services for this position.

I am a highly motivated individual with over five years of experience working as a Coffee Shop Manager for Java. The skills I have developed in ensuring delivery of budgeted sales, cost targets and sustained growth has taken the shop a long way in the last three years. My experience has instilled in me the knowledge of optimizing stock availability and minimizing wastage. Since I was working in a supervisory role, I have the capability of recruiting, motivating and developing an effective customer service team; and ensuring that I participate in actively delivering the team’s goals. I also know exactly how to keep the shop environment safe by conforming to safety and hygiene standards.

I am excited about making a contribution to your shop and would welcome the opportunity to meet you in person. I will call you in a few days to set a meeting at the time of your convenience. If you need to contact me before that, I am available at (211) 111-1871. Thank you for considering my credentials for this superb opportunity of Coffee Shop Manager at A’ La Carte.


Kind Regards,

George Lucas

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