Dear Ms. Brooks,
I am writing in hopes of obtaining the Energy Trader position available with Renewable Energy Group, Inc. and I hope that you will consider me for this position.
I have a bachelor’s degree in business economics and experience working in the energy industry. I have enclosed my resume with a comprehensive look at my education, skills and work experience that qualifies me for this position. I have extensive computer knowledge with the ability to use a number of programs proficiently. These include but are not limited to Microsoft Excel, Spreadsheets, Word and Outlook.
I understand that weather patterns are a huge factor that affects energy usage due to the increase in demand needed to heat and cool homes and businesses. I have the ability to make quick but accurate decisions related to energy trading based on weather patterns, which is necessary in this field.
I have experience performing extensive research, optimizing strategies and using automated algorithms for trading. I have the knowledge to create trading strategies using the current market conditions and I have experience in financial and physical commodity trading.
I have the ability to create, test and implement new trading ideas that can help your company meet your objectives. I possess very strong analytical, time management and interpersonal skills. I am energetic, highly -motivated and dependable and I am sure that I am the best applicant for this job.
You can contact me by calling (555)-555-5555 and I look forward to meeting with you soon to discuss this position in more detail.