A Cover Letter for Secretary position is one of the most important component of your job application package. This is a one page document that introduces yourself to prospective employers and give them a reason to continue reading your resume.

This letter contains the motive of your job application as well as a quick summary of your skills and qualifications.

The following cover letter sample for Secretary Resume will give you a good start in your job application creation/updating process.


Secretary Cover Letter Example


Saleena Joe

352 Example 3rd Street ● Fort Myers, FL 63321
[Email Address] ● (919) 999-9999

March 9, 2014

Ms. Sara Anderson
Senior Administrator
Lee Memorial Health System
25 Some Road
Fort Myers, FL 62598


Dear Ms. Anderson:

It was a pleasure to see your job advertisement for the position of Secretary at Lee Memorial Health System. My diploma in office management coupled with extensive experience in clerical and customer service makes me a good contender for this position.

During my diverse work experiences with a number of companies, I have developed strong clerical, organizational and time management expertise which would be very beneficial for your facility. Particularly, I am highly skilled in welcoming and directing customers, scheduling appointments, answering and forwarding telephone calls, and compiling and typing mail and correspondence. In addition, I am well-versed in photo copying and distributing materials, setting up and maintaining office filing systems and record-keeping. My enclosed resume will provide you with additional details regarding my expertise.

I am extremely interested in joining your team as a Secretary and would welcome the opportunity to discuss my qualifications and skills with you in detail. Please contact me at [Email Address] or (919) 999-9999 to set a meeting time. If I do not hear from you by March 15, I will call you to follow-up and confirm the receipt of my application.

Thank you for your time and consideration.


Sincerely yours,

Saleena Joe

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