A Mortgage Loan Officer’s primary responsibility is to initiate mortgage applications by applying various sales and marketing techniques. This position takes the benefit of referrals for new mortgage lending opportunities which is why people working at this position need to possess some degree of sales background.

A cover letter for a Mortgage Loan Officer position should possess information about your skills in the mortgage industry as well as sales and marketing. Before writing your letter, examine the specific job requirements advertised by the potential employer. The cover letter is an opening statement about you and your capabilities and states the solid reasons why the company should hire you over someone else.


Mortgage Loan Officer Cover Letter (Sample)


916 Bay Street
Woolfeboro, NH 66665

March 24, 2016

Mr. Kevin Gosner
Senior Manager HR
Bank of America
7 Notre Dame Avenue
Woolfeboro, NH 22223


Dear Mr. Gosner:

As a talented individual who has a sound background in mortgage financing, I am confident that I am a good contender for Mortgage Loan Officer position at the Bank of USA.

As noted on the enclosed resume, I have a thorough understanding of underwriting procedures and the ability to maintain a professional business relationship with all departments. My knowledge of FHA, FNMA and FMLMC guidelines is vast to say the least. I possess the ability to maintain successful liaison with business referral sources and am proficient in understanding the need of maintaining contact with fulfillment center partners, ensuring that exceptional customer services is provided to a client from the time a mortgage loan is originated to the time it is closed. At my previous workplace, I attained personal and company set mortgage sales goals at a 100%. This achievement was commended by my supervisors as is evident from the references.

My enclosed resume contains complete details of my accomplishments in mortgage loan arena. I am very excited at the opportunity of meeting you soon. If you would like to talk to me regarding my credentials, I am available at (777) 777-7777 during the day.

Thank you for your time and consideration.



Midge Mason

Enc. Resume