Fast food managers are responsible for ensuring that the whole chain of fast food is working flawlessly. They supervise food preparation activities, follow sanitation standards and ensure that employees provide the best in customer services. They also hire employees to manage the different aspects of a fast food restaurant and also provide them with training. In some fast food chains, they might be responsible for managing payroll activities and employee reviews.

When applying for a position as a Fast Food Manager, some important facts need to be kept in mind especially when writing a cover letter. Your letter should highlight your leadership abilities and experience in working in the food service industry and the skills that helped you develop a career in this regard.

This cover letter sample expresses the candidate’s interest in working as a fast food manager and should provide you heads-on of what is needed in a cover letter for this position.


Fast Food Manager Cover Letter for  Resume


Nelson Wood
947 Hollow Boulevard
Omaha, NE 66653
Cell: (000) 222-2222

August 12, 2013

Mr. Laurel Block
Manager Human Resources
Burgers Galore
45 Belle Fourche Avenue
Omaha, NE 55366


Dear Mr. Block:

As a practical and innovative leader with progressive management strengths in the hospitality industry, I would like to offer my services as a Fast Food manager at Burgers Galore. My work style emphasizes teamwork which in turn, engenders customer satisfaction and recurring business.

My steady career growth reflects my enthusiasm of the food service industry. Over the years, I have developed expertise in scheduling and managing employees to deliver excellent service. I comprehend the need for constantly supervising food preparation activities and other aspects of operational management in a fast food restaurant. My personal targets are always set in accordance to those of my team and I collaborate with them to achieve each target separately. On several occasions, I had the opportunity to retain an angry customer by employing tact and diffusing the situation.

Some aspects of my work that I pay special attention to include:

✔ Ensuring high customer service standards
✔ Managing hygiene and sanitation procedures
✔ Financial management and planning to ensure profit maximization
✔ Devising and implementing marketing campaigns

The expertise that I have developed over the years will go a long way in being useful to Burgers Galore. I am very interested in a meeting to discuss my capabilities in detail. I will call your office next week to ask for an appointment. Alternately, I can be reached at (000) 222-2222.

Thank you for your consideration.


Truly yours,

Nelson Wood

Enc. Resume