Dear Ms. Fowler,
I am applying for the Lobbyist position with American Civil Liberties Union. I am the person your firm needs representing your legislative views.
I possess strong communications skills, which is vital in this position. I have the ability to listen carefully to understand your specific interests and to learn exactly what you hope to accomplish when addressing certain issues. I can work closely within your organization to help develop strategies to use when representing your point of view.
I can read and completely understand all proposed legislation and I can explain how these legislative proposals and new laws, if passed, will affect your interests. I have the ability to meet and confer with legislators when different pieces of the legislation are nearing a vote.
I have the skills needed to find others that have the same views to help build support for your particular cause and this will help encourage others to vote in your favor. I have the skills needed to prepare press releases, create informational literature and to use all forms of news media to help support your cause.
I am confident that after viewing my resume that you will agree I have the education, skills and experience needed to not only fill this position but to be a great asset to your cause. I have what it takes to get your views heard and to make a difference in the legislation that passes.
You can reach me by calling (555)-555-5555 and I hope to meet with you soon to discuss this position in more detail.
Resume Attached as MS Word Document