4805 Green Street
Nashville, TN 37210
Sep 22, 2010
Mr. Johnny Twedt
2642 Gateway Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Dear Mr. Twedt,
I’m submitting this letter to express my interest in discussing the magazine editor position being advertised by your company. This would be an excellent career move for me and I believe that I’m ready and qualified to become a valued member of your team.
Here is a short list of my abilities and training that pertains to this field, I have:
•The ability to work in a stressful environment while still providing a quality product that helps to establish dedicated readers who keep coming back.
•Excellent leadership skills, the ability to assign responsibilities to staff and follow up on all assignments to ensure deadlines will be met.
•Experience editing articles for spelling, grammar and sentence structure to ensure proper writing techniques are being applied.
•The ability to make good judgment calls for the overall good of the company.
•A bachelor’s degree in Journalism that was acquired from Kansas Wesleyan University.
My ability to multi-task, stay organized and meet tight deadlines are all qualities needed to be a success in this career and an asset to the staff at Hearst Magazines. I’m confident that a meeting would be in the best of both our interest and would prove to be very rewarding.
I’m available for an interview anytime that is convenient for you. Please give me a call at (333)-631-5300. I can also be reached by email at [email]