Dear Ms. Shelia Obrien,
I saw the advertisement for a Trade Marketing Manager with The Sun Products Corporation and I would like to take this opportunity to express my interest in this position.
I have over four years of experience working in marketing and I have a bachelor’s degree in advertising. Some of my courses centered on economics, management, communications, statistics and finance. I have the experience and skills needed to develop marketing programs that will increase brand awareness, which will ultimately result in more sales and an increase in revenue.
I have strong communication skills and extensive knowledge of computer programs such as MS Word, Outlook, Excel and Spreadsheets. I have the ability to work with the sales department to ensure that all sales objectives and trade marketing strategies focus on the same goals for maximum efficiency. I am self-motivated with the ability to work independently to implement marketing programs when necessary.
I have outstanding organizational and time management skills with the ability to prioritize projects in order to meet deadlines while maintaining efficiency. I have a real understanding of the trade market and I possess the skills to evaluate market trends to determine how they will influence sales.
I know that I am the best candidate for this position and after viewing my resume, I am certain that you will agree. I have the experience and skills that your company is searching for in a candidate and I look forward to discussing this position with you in person.
You can reach me for an interview by calling (555)-555-5555.