Sample Cover letter for Retail Sales
Common mistake done by job seekers while applying for Retail Sales are that they pay more attention on reviving resume rather than cover letter. Resume plays vital role but cover letter is not far behind as it will assist you in becoming eligible for interview.
(Write your name and address)
2793 West Side Avenue
(Write Employer’s name and address)
Emerson Electric Co.
4977 Edgewood Avenue
(In first paragraph, include the information like why you are writing, position you are applying for and source of the job listing)
I am interested in filling the position of Retail Sales available in your company mainly because the job profile mentioned in YAHOO! HotJobs perfectly matches with my personality. Emerson Electric Co. in New Brunswick is known for its effective way of running business and I would like to be part of it.
(In second paragraph, include the summary of your work experience.)
My work experience includes:
- Coaching all Sales/Fleet retailers across Volkswagen UK with the sales process from ordering the vehicle to the customer receiving the new vehicle, liaising with Supply,
- Shipping and Logistics and Volkswagen Product Marketing to generate accurate information in order to provide retailers with clear and concise information to queries and enquiries.
- Case Management, Spreadsheet Analysis, Database Analysis, Working with Mainframe ordering system, Desktop Bulletins from Brand, Intranet and Internet research.
- Building up a portfolio or concise information which changes on a daily basis, For Example Shipping delays, changing options on vehicle’s, Brand Notices.
(In third paragraph, thanks the employer and include the information about how you follow up)
I would welcome the opportunity to make significant contributions to your team. I am looking forward to discuss my profile with you. I will call you after few days week to confirm the arrangements for the interview. I like to thank you for your consideration.