Cheryl Francois 2590 Lyndon Street Nazareth, PA 18064 (888)-560-7407 firstname.lastname@example.org
Dorothy Griggs Dollar General Corp 2950 Steele Street Lombard, IL 60148
Dec 12, 2010
Subject: Application for position of Retail Management
Dear Mrs. Griggs,
Let me begin this cover letter and resume application by introducing myself in regards to your Retail Management position. My name is Cheryl Francois, and I would like to submit my great qualifications to the open position of Retail Management at Dollar General Corp. Please see that I have attached a resume to this cover letter.
There are a number of reasons that I know this Retail Management position is a great position for my background as a Retail Management professional. First, I have always loved your company work ethic, your products, and the way that you value customer service. Second, I have over 11 years in Retail Management at two successful companies, Kohl’s Corporation and American Eagle Outfitters; and have nothing but a successful sales track record in these roles to offer for your consideration. Third, I am a strong leader, can successfully handle a number of responsibilities at once, and be enthusiastic about selling every day.
Thanks for your time. If you need any further information from me after reading through this cover letter and resume, I ask that you use the above contact information to get in touch with me. I look forward to hearing from you.