Stephen Grounds 1258 Roy Alley Englewood, CO 80112 (123)-464-1088 firstname.lastname@example.org
Imogene Nelligan Tribune Company 302 Brannon Avenue Jacksonville, FL 32202
Sep 5, 2010
Subject: Application for position of Advertising Account Executive
Dear Mrs. Nelligan,
Thank you for your advertisement recently seeking an Advertising Account Executive for your company. You will see in my resume, as well as in this cover letter, that I have the experience, education, and skills you need to fill this position.
I recently found out about your Advertising Account Executive position at Tribune Company, and have over 11 years to offer for experience in this position. For the last five years, I have been employed at Cablevision Systems Corp as an Advertising Account Executive. Previous to this, I held the same role at Tribune Company. In the combined 11 years of Advertising Sales, I have an outstanding track record to offer-one of the best in both companies. I have a B.S. in Advertising from College of Saint Elizabeth, and skills in negotiation, sales, advertising concepts, and communications to offer this position.
I am confident that after reading this cover letter and resume that you will want to contact me for an interview. If you would like to do so, please use the above contact information for reference. Thanks so much again for this opportunity to apply. I look forward to hearing from you at your earliest convenience.