Dear Ms. Petersen,
I’m writing this letter to officially apply for the communications officer position which has recently opened up within your company. I believe that I have the skills needed to fill this position and to be a great asset to the personnel at Jones Apparel Group.
Below is a brief summary of my skills that are the most relevant to this job position:
•9 years of experience as a communications officer has taught me how to plan ahead and use strategy to find the best communications plan based on the situation at hand.
•My skills include having the ability to help evaluate existing communications programs and to assist in the development of new ones.
•My excellent interpersonal skills allow me to work efficiently with co-workers but I can also stay focused and work efficiently when working independently.
I have a Masters degree in journalism which was attained from Georgetown University. I’m creative, energetic and searching for a company in which I can use my experience to advance both my career and to help organization meet their goals.
I would appreciate the opportunity to talk more about why I would be a good choice for the communications officer position. My phone number is (555)-555-5555, and my email address is [email] I hope to hear from you soon.
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