The first person you meet when entering a store is usually a retail sales associate! These people are required to help customers with their selecting and buying activities and to ring in their purchases.
To be able to work at this position, one needs to be very focused on customer service provision.
The skills that need to perform well in this regard must be portrayed in a cover letter when applying for a job. Let us see how you can do this.
Retail Sales Associate Cover Letter Sample
938 Wagstaff Road
Paradise, CA 83635
March 14, 2013
Mr. John Dawyane
26 Bluestone Ct
Paradise, CA 43433
Dear Mr. Dawyane:
I am writing to submit my resume as a job application for the vacant position of Retail Sales Associate at the GNC. Since my experience and skills are a good match with the job description you have provided on your website, I am confident in my ability to meet and exceed your sales goals.
The success that I have achieved in my different position in retail environment will be a proven asset for GNC. In the year 2012, I had the opportunity to accomplish the sales goals by a 100%. My ability to build customer confidence by making their store experiences interactive and engaging is the reason behind my success and I bank on it for further achievements for my employer. In view of the fact that I have been working in a retail environment for almost a decade now, I am familiar with making the most effective use of store displays and interactive devices for appearance and recurring business. My stellar problem solving skills ensure that I work with each customer until a problem has been fully resolved.
I am ready to make a significant contribution to your organization and enclosed my resume for your review. I will call you next week to arrange a time of meeting and discuss my credentials in detail. If you need any more information from me, I can be reached at (020) 333-3333. I look forward to seeing you soon.
Thank you for your time and consideration.