Sample Merchandise Planner Cover Letter

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Andy Dukes
3648 Haul Road
Mountain View, CA 94041

Aug 28, 2010

Mr. Richard Fielding
American Eagle Outfitters
2996 Whitman Court
New Haven, CT 6510

Dear Mr. Fielding,

Your advertisement says that you are seeking a Merchandise Planner who has a degree in Merchandising; over two years experience hands on, and is current with the latest in the fashion industry. I am here to tell you that I am just the person that you seek, and have included my resume for your review.

Some of my most compelling career qualifications include: a Bachelors in Fashion Merchandising, four years experience as a Merchandise Planner with Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, and outstanding forecasting skills and analysis planning. As you will find from my recommendations, I have an excellent track record in the four years I have been employed, and have learned in a relatively short amount of time, a lot about the industry, and what is required of a Merchandise Planner to be the best at what he/she does. I am knowledgeable about merchandising metrics, planning of product assortment, allocation and distribution, and the key performance indicators involved in fashion planning. Moreover, I am proficient in all industry specific and general computer programs and applications.

I am certain that you find my enclosed qualifications a great fit for your open position, and I ask that you give me the opportunity to meet with you and explain further why I am the best person for the job. Please contact me at (222)-485-9877. Thanks.


Your Signature

Andy Dukes

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