Are you writing a cover letter for a job in Sales? Use this example as a template for your cover letter. In addition, you can use the example to write a cover letter for Sales Representative jobs and Senior Account Manager jobs.
My name is Linda Smith and I’ve been working in Sales at [Current Employer] for the past three years. It’s a stimulating and interesting job that has provided me with valuable expertise in strategic planning and management, while teaching me a lot about the pharmaceutical industry.
However, there is a time and place for everything, and the time has come for me to move on to new adventures. I would love to start this new journey with you as a Sales Manager at [Company Name]!
I believe I am just the right person for you!
I would point to three factors in particular that I feel make me the right person for the position as Sales Manager.
The first would be my experience. During my six years at [Current Employer] I have acquired a solid foundation of knowledge in sales and marketing and management – these are skills that I look forward to developing and putting to good use as a member of your team at [Company Name].
Secondly, I would like to highlight my education. I have a Bachelor’s degree in economics from Imperial College London. Aside from gaining the requisite knowledge taught in my classes, I also feel that I have really developed my ability to learn and integrate new skills and information quickly.
Last, but certainly not least, I think that my personal traits and abilities make me the right person for this job. I am very knowledgeable in the areas of business and economics, and I know that my ability and courage to make decisions in a wide range of situations has been appreciated by my previous employers.
Furthermore, I am conceptual, and motivating in my professional role.
I hope that this brief presentation has given you an idea of who I am, and what I can bring to [Company Name]. I feel strongly that I would be able to meet your expectations, and look forward to being called to an interview so that I might introduce myself further.