Recent Graduate Cover Letter
RE: __(Type of Position)__
If you currently seek a motivated individual to add to your team in __(type of department)__, then please consider my qualifications. I am a recent graduate from the __(Name of Program)__ at __(Name of School)__ and I’m now looking for a __(type of)__ position in the __(type of field)__.
While my previous work experience has primarily been in the __(type of)__ environment, with my __(name of degree)__ now as the backdrop, I offer qualities that are both well-rounded and adaptable. As my enclosed résumé indicates, my skills are highlighted by a work history in the area __(type of area)__ and a solid education in __(type of area)__. In addition, I bring with me __(highlight special asset(s) you can bring to the table)__.
Please consider what I can offer to your organization, which includes:
- Keen awareness of __(briefly describe)__
- Initiative to follow through consistently to ensure __(briefly describe)__
- Strict attention to detail in__(briefly describe)__
- Good interpersonal skills, working well with colleagues and __(i.e. customers/supplies/etc,)__
- Excellent employee record for dependability, punctuality and extra effort.
Realizing that it is not always easy to evaluate a person from a summary statement, I would greatly appreciate the opportunity to discuss employment with you personally. I believe I could make a strong contribution to the ongoing success of your __(company/type of department/etc.)__ and I thank you for your consideration.
Please feel free to contact me at __(phone #)__ during the day or __(phone #)__ evenings. I look forward to hearing from you soon.