You know yourself best. So the best person to help you write a rocking cover letter is you. What we can do is provide a little bit of assistance where format and relevance is concerned. Remember that the person who will eventually read your cover letter will judge you by what you have written in it. Make sure you highlight your best qualities and you can whizz past other candidates who may have similar traits as you – or even better.
A cover letter provides you with a chance to elicit your best skills, achievements and capabilities. There is absolutely no need to write a cover letter which talks of experience solely. While experience does count, it can only be mentioned a little in a cover letter. Mostly, the cover letter is about how apt your skills and qualifications are to the requirements of the person who will eventually hire you.
Now that it is established that cover letters should be written in a certain way, let us see what this way is. Here is a cover letter sample that highlights an individual’s abilities to work well in an organization:
254 Jack Street
Delray, WV 52144
gary @ email . com
July 21, 2016
Mr. Raymond Jones
99 Overlook Road
Delray, WV 55889
Dear Mr. Jones:
Guest service-orientation is only one of the qualities that I am known for. As an self-motivated individual who is meticulous and exceptionally loyal, I am the right picture that you painted for a club lounge attendant position in the careers section on your website.
Possessing over 8 years of experience working in a VIP lounge of one of the most popular hotels in the city, I am ready to bring the following qualifications to The Hyatt:
• Demonstrated expertise in setting club lounges for service, pertaining to meal periods.
• Highly experienced in cleaning and maintaining club lounges to meet the specific maintenance standards of the facility.
• Well-versed in responding to inquiries with information regarding hotel’s services and features.
• Qualified to expedite orders by ensuring that they are prepared and delivered on priority.
Being able to provide friendly guest services, identify and investigate issues and resolve matters, and deep insight into ensuring guest satisfaction on all levels associated with food and beverage service, I am confident that I will be a positive addition to your team of club lounge attendants. Should you need to contact me, please feel free to do so at (000) 251-8545, although I do intend to call and ask for an interview soon.