Sample Cover Letter
Director of Human Resources
2313 Broad Ave, 15th Floor
Anytown, NY 10000
May 9, 2000
Dear Ms. Martin:
There are great changes happening in the world of cable television
as we speak, from the convergence of voice and data, to mergers
and acquisitions, giant leaps in technology and programming,
and more. When it comes to bringing a public relations specialist
on board, you need someone who can get up to speed quickly
and become a valued member of your team without a lot of ramp-up
time. That's where I come in.
I am an experienced public relations and marketing consultant
who has worked in the field of telecommunications--specifically,
CATV--for the past four years, both on staff and as a contractor.
I am familiar with the industry: the players, the technology,
and the press. To help meet your public relations needs, whether
it's writing, media relations, or a product launch, I can
assist in setting and carrying out a strategic plan for your
I have enclosed my resume for your review. References are
available upon request.
I will call you on Monday, May 29, to ensure that you have
received my resume and to arrange a time when we can meet
to discuss your needs more completely. I appreciate your time
and consideration, and I hope to hear from you soon.