Cover Letters for Advertising Jobs
Advertising jobs cover a broad spectrum. There are various mediums of advertising such as radio, television, print and internet. Advertisement is a skill based job and these skills should be the highlight of the cover letter when drafting any letter in this category. The letter should emphasize your potential in the said job category and what you could bring to the organization. Experiences in this field would prove be an added advantage and in most cases it is quite essential. The letter should be impressively drafted and should convince the employer of the candidate's worth.
Following are few sample cover letters in the advertising category. Candidates can use these letters as a reference before drafting a cover letter.
Job Application Sample
James G. Infante,
3434 Dale Avenue,
Gig Harbor, WA 98335,
Date: May 1, 2005.
Mr. Marshall R. Hemenway,
GHK Advertising Agencies,
1234 Carolyn's Circle,
Dallas, TX 75247.
Dear Mr. Hemenway,
It was very nice to meet you at careers fair at Manhattan University last week. Further to our conversation, please find enclosed my resume in application for an entry-level position as a documentation controller. Attached is my resume for your pursual.
I have completed a BS in Business in March 2005. Apart from this I also spent two summers working in the documentation department of a Plastics Manufacturing Firm. I enjoyed my time at the company and was very confident to perform my role.
After speaking with my tutor Frank Peters, you should have learned that I am very hardworking and disciplined toward my work. I am anxious to obtain a full time position where I will be able to increase my knowledge and experience.
I shall call your office on Tuesday, May 6, 2005, to arrange an appointment at a convenient time.
Thanking you in advance.
James G. Infante.
1. Resume - myresume.doc
Sample Letter Application for a Job
Jorge E. Herrington,
4663 Cottrill Lane,
Maryland Heights, MO 63043,
Date: May 1, 2005.
Mr. Roger M. Torres,
4544 Oakdale Avenue,
Tampa, FL 33610.
Dear Mr. Torres,
This letter is in response to your advertisement for an opening in the advertising division of National Media, published in New York Times on April 28, 2011. This entry-level position matches my career interests and is strongly compatible with my skills and experience.
Your company is well-known for its innovations in the areas of marketing and advertising. In particular, your recent ad campaign for your line of mutual funds was original and creative, and I am extremely interested in joining such a leading organization.
I will be graduating in May 2005 with a degree in Mass Communication, and I also have considerable experience in the field as a result of my internship with my family's business. My enclosed resume further illustrates my employment background, which would allow me to readily fit into your advertising division's team concept.
I look forward to meeting with you to discuss the position at your earliest convenience. I will call you next week to arrange an interview at a mutually convenient time.
Jorge E. Herrington.
Sample Cover Letter for Job Application
Robert C. Hall,
2310 Horizon Circle,
Kent, WA 98042,
October 14, 2011.
Mr. Justin J. Stephens,
General Media Services,
2338 Geneva Street,
New York, NY 10004.
Dear Mr. Stephens,
With reference to your advertisement in The Weekly dated October 10, 2011, inviting applications to work in the media service department in your esteemed organization, attached is my resume for your perusal.
Working with Chrome Media for the past 5 years in the creative service department I have honed all the skills required for the job. I had been responsible for designing headlines, creating story boards and even writing a copy for the advertisement.
Given the exposure and the track record I hold from my previous organization I feel that I am the most suitable candidate for this job. I wish to meet you for an interview to discuss my job profile and what I can bring to your organization.
If you have any queries please feel free to call me on the above telephone number. I thank you for your time and consideration and hope to hear from you soon.
Robert C. Hall