3330 Gorby Lane
Jackson, MS 39201
Jan 29, 2013
Ms. Anne Craig
E. W. Scripps Company
613 Plainfield Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13202
Dear Ms. Craig,
I am applying for the open position of Content Editor with E. W. Scripps Company.
I am searching for a position in which to utilize my skills and experience for the good of the company while enhancing my career in the process. I am certain the position now open with your company is perfect for me and I know that I can be a great asset to your editing team. I have a bachelor’s degree in Journalism and over two years of experience working as an online content editor.
I have great verbal and writing skills with the ability to proofread and edit all content to ensure it is ready to publish. I have the skills to find all grammatical and spelling errors in the content and I have the ability to make sure all content matches the writing style used by your company.
I have experience creating and monitoring content strategies along with helping to choose the content that is best suited for specific sites. I have experience checking the tagging of content to make sure it is correct and I am familiar with graphic production and banners. I am also familiar with content management systems and I am proficient with Microsoft Office programs such as PowerPoint, Word and Excel.
I possess great management and organizational skills needed to manage the freelance writers your company uses to keep the content flowing smoothly. I also have active listening and time management skills along with the ability to use good judgment and make great decisions for your company.
I am confident that I am the best person for this job and you can reach my by calling (111)-731-1545.