Some of my friends requested for a sample cover letter. Here is one.
City, State 98765
Mr. / Mrs. Name of Person
City, XY 12345
Dear Ms. / Mr. Last Name:
I am an accomplished professional with extensive experience in <your field>. You will note from the attached resume that my background and experience parallels the <Position Title> as advertised in <source of advertisement>.
I can bring technical expertise, dynamic leadership, <etc, etc> to your company. To illustrate:
<Mention 2-3 key accomplishments,these should be bulleted for impact>
I have a strong grasp of <technical skills>, solid problem-solving skills and a proven ability to motivate others <or any of your key strengths>. I believe I will prove to be an asset to the organization.
I can be reached at <your ph no.> between <this time> and <this time>. Thank you for your interest. I look forward to your reply.