Assistant Secretary Cover Letter Sample

Updated on: February 3, 2021

Assistant Secretary Cover Letter, as the name suggests, serves to cover your resume. While the resume will talk about your skills, qualifications, and competencies, your cover letter will write why you are the top candidate for this position.

One of the functions of a cover letter is to highlight the relevance of your skills and the recruiter’s requirements.

A sample cover letter serving the same function, for the position of assistant secretary, follows.

Assistant Secretary Cover Letter Example

Sue Gilbert
789, Worthington Road
Westerville, OH 78995
☏ (000) 555-6666

February 3, 2021

Mr. Gary Ronald, HR Manager
Kelly Associates
89 Twinkle Avenue
Westerville, OH 78995

Dear Mr. Ronald:

I was delighted to hear about your job company’s job opening for an assistant secretary because I possess all the skills required for the position.

The following is a snapshot of how my qualifications match your needs:

  • Expert in communication via email, in person, and on the phone, using professional communicational standards.
  • Advanced skills in MS Office, exceptionally good at MS Word and Excel.
  • Excellent office management skills demonstrated through working in an organized manner under high pressure.
  • A track record of planning and executing various high-level nation-wide meetings and conferences, arranging stay and travel of guest delegates.

Besides that, my hands-on experience in office assistance, taking minutes, completing legal files, and maintaining business correspondence would come in handy for the office at Kelly Associates.

Due to a close match between your requirements my expertise, I would like to meet with you. I will call your office to set up an interview date later this week. If you need any documents or have any queries, feel free to contact me at (000) 555-6666.

Thank you for your time and consideration.


Sue Gilbert

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