Dear Mrs. Jackson,
I was very excited when I saw the ad for the textile designer position and would like to express my interest by submitting this letter and resume. Over the past three years I’ve worked as a trainee alongside a professional textile designer who taught me many secrets of the trade. This has helped provide me with the training and skills needed to fill this position and become a value member of your team.
Some of the academic training and skills I’ve acquired throughout the years are summarized below, I have:
•A bachelor’s degree in fine arts from Transylvania University
•Experience managing large workloads while staying on schedule
•The ability to provide recommendations to assist in creating original themes and designs
•An understanding of current trends
•The ability to prepare artwork while maintaining brand identity
•Outstanding communication skills
•The ability to maintain a professional attitude at all times
My educational background also includes business management and using computer software such as Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint proficiently. I’m certain that my positive, upbeat attitude combined with a true desire to produce solid results will prove to be a constructive advantage to JBC Style.
Please contact me at (555)-555-5555 for an interview. I fully believe that a meeting would be in the best interest for both of us and I would appreciate the chance to talk more about the position and the contributions I can make to your company.