This cover letter sample is that of a mid-level IT manager who progressively grew into the position that he is in. He emphasizes this by showing a track record of successes throughout his career. In the body of his cover letter, he added 4 bullet points to draw attention to the fact that he can deliver results and is technically proficient. Overall, this is a fairly conservative, yet effective cover letter.
[Hiring Manager’s Name]
Dear Mr. or Mrs. [Hiring Manager’s Last Name]:
Subject: [Position Title]
I would like to express my interest in your IT Manager position. I have been recognized in my career for successes in positions of progressive responsibility, project management and network analysis. I hope to build on my professional accomplishments while providing valuable insights to your organization.
With 15 years of experience and a result-oriented approach, I can provide hands-on technical expertise in the following areas:
- Progressive leadership with supervisory experience leading in project management and human resources.
- Organizational and strategic planning; building capacity while managing training and succession planning.
- Management and maintenance of communication systems post-design.
- Team building to successfully drive network testing, troubleshooting and system maintenance.
I believe that my expertise would be a benefit to your team and welcome the opportunity to discuss my credentials in greater detail. I have enclosed my resume further detailing my experience. Thank you for your consideration.