Dear Ms. Quillen,
I am applying for the Economic Analyst position available with Federal Reserve Bank and I have the skills and training to be the best candidate for this job.
I have a master’s degree in economics and three years of experience working as an analyst where I collect and examine data associated with different areas of the economy. After collecting the data, I have the skills and training to verify the information to ensure its accuracy and then to interpret the information to determine the condition of the different areas of the economy.
I have outstanding computer skills and knowledge of a variety of software and programs used in this field to help sort through and interpret the collected data. I also have experience using econometric techniques to acquire economic forecasts.
I have excellent communication skills and the ability to relay the information I collect both verbally and in writing to inform all concerned about the condition of the economy. I can do this by preparing reports, giving speeches in person and through media channels. I also have the knowledge to help formulate a solution to the economic problems I uncover.
I understand and stay current on all legislative that can have an effect on the economy and I am confident that I am the best applicant for this job. The attached resume contains a complete outline of my education, experience and my skills along with a few references that will confirm my qualifications.
I am available for an interview at your convenience and you can reach me by calling (555)-555-5555.