Dear Ms. Cupp,
I am writing in regards to the Book Editor position now available at Rodale Inc.
After viewing the responsibilities and skills needed to fill this position, I am confident that I am the best applicant for this job. My skills and experience match the description perfectly. The enclosed resume has a complete account of my work history and experience but here are a few of the highlights associated with my career.
I have Bachelor’s Degree in English and experience editing online content for a well-known company, who has offered to provide me with a reference. My proofreading and editing skills are outstanding and I have the ability to ensure that all spelling and grammar errors are corrected before the book is published.
I have extensive knowledge of the copyright laws and I am capable of doing extensive research to check the accuracy of any statistics or facts used in the content before releasing the books for publication. I have the interpersonal skills needed to work closely with designers, compositors and all other personnel to ensure the finished product meets the high standard set forth by your company.
I am highly motivated and have the ability to meet even the strictest deadlines. I hope that you will allow me to put my expertise to work for your company by allowing me to become a part of your team.
I am always available for an interview and you can call (555)-555-5555 to arrange a meeting where we can discuss my credentials and the details of this position in person.
Resume Attached as MS Word Document