Project Manager Cover Letter Writing Tips

• List your achievements as opposed to responsibilities – focus on what you have achieved in past project management roles, including time saved, processes improvement or higher revenue generation alike

• Describe your strengths in the second paragraph and support them with real-life project management experiences

• Research thoroughly about the organization over the internet. Read their mission and vision statements and get deeper understanding of their core values as well as the products/services they offer

• Use action verbs to engage your reader and effectively communicate your accomplishments as a project manager


Project Manager Cover Letter Example


Jackson Gale
234 Main St. 4
New York, NY 25435
(007) 001-6678
jackson @ email . com

October 29, 2013

Mr. Ronald Garriques
Senior Manager (Human Resources)
1 Dell Way, Round Rock
Houston, TX 78682


Dear Mr. Garriques:

With great interest, I am forwarding you my resume as an application for the position of Project Manager at Dell, as advertised on your website. Being Dell’s employee has been my dream since my undergrad years as inspired by your innovation and employee empowerment strategies. I want to take this opportunity to turn my dream into reality and constructively apply my professional education and experience working as a project manager at Dell.

For the past three years, I have been working at Edge Water Technology (EWT) as a junior project manager. I have achieved consistent and remarkable results in execution and completion of IT solutions projects and managing client relationship by prioritizing customer satisfaction. As I completed my executive MBA a year ago, I am able to apply academic knowledge to field more productively.

At EWT, I have successfully administered a number of projects carrying out detailed budget analysis, performance and project reviews, productive resource allocation including labor planning, and coordinating activities between company and the clients. In addition, I have a substantial experience of working with technical teams correlating SOA environment. In essence, I have achieved phenomenal results in leading project teams through all stages of typical project lifecycle well within the deadlines and as a reward I have been given the awarded as the most productive project manager for the year 2011.

With my talents, ambitions and exceptional project management and organizational skills, I am very confident that I’ll be a valuable asset to Dell. I look forward to discussing my qualifications with you in an interview. You can call me at (007) 001-6678 if you need any additional information. Thank you for considering my application.



Jackson Gale