Sample Cover Letter For Admin Assistant Job

Posted by | July 4, 2016 | Scholarships_CareerTips

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Most job seekers make the mistake of using the same cover letter for different jobs by just changing the job titles and dates.

If you have been applying for that Administrative Assistant position without any success, your problem may be in your cover letter. Best cover letters are those tailored specifically for the job that you are applying for.

Here is a sample to aid you in the next Admin Assistant application

Sample Cover Letter for Administrative Assistant job

‘Your Name’
P.O Box XYZ-00100
Nairobi

4th June, 2015

The Human Resource Manager
XYZ Company
P.0 Box XYZ-00200
Nairobi

Dear Sir/Madam

Re: Application For An Administrative Assistant Position
Following the recent job advertisement on XYZ website for an Administrative Assistant at your company, I am pleased to apply for the position. I believe a high level of confidence, great concern for accuracy and my 2 years experience in handling large volumes of company documents and records make me the best candidate for this job.

Working in the Administration department for XYZ Company, I was tasked with ensuring that all visitors to the company were treated well and assisted with whatever they were looking for.I was also responsible for maintaining company registers, board and shareholder minute books and answering telephone calls which are vital in any Administrative position.

In addition to my Diploma in Business Management, I have received training in the management of records and documents as well as a 6 months training in secretarial studies that meets your job requirements. I am also well acquainted with MS Office and my fast typing speed will be helpful to the company.

Please find attached my CV for further details. I look forward to an interview where I can discuss the value I will be bringing to your company in this position.

Yours Sincerely,
‘Your Name’