Sample Cover Letter
P o Box 6789 Kampala – Tel: + 256 752 611 523 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Managing Director
P O Box 6789 Kampala
Subject: Application for the Field Officer Position
As a prospective candidate with 10 years experience, I believe that I exemplify the attributes and traits that your organization looks for in potential candidates and I hope to showcase my skill-set and talent if I am selected to interview with your company.
I graduated from Kampala International University with a Bachelor of science in Agronomy. I also hold a post graduate diploma in Project Planning and Management.
As a trained agronomist, with extensive experience in programme design and implementation, capacity development, research, data analysis & analytics, community based development, financial literacy, planning, impact based reporting and market linkages, I believe I demonstrate the qualities that you are looking for. My sturdy competences are also another asset that I bring to the team. I am a focused team player with strong communication abilities, my interpersonal abilities are obvious when you get to interact with me. I am organized, good at time management, mobilization, analysis and problem solving. A dedicated professional with the ability to grasp and apply new procedures quickly; prioritize tasks to meet deadlines, can multi task and adapt readily to new challenges.
For my next career move, I am interested to work with a forward looking, values/mission driven organization that cherishes the development of its people. I believe that this is a prerequisite to exceptional performance and I will be a good add to the team with this environment and culture.
Hopefully, I will be given the opportunity to interview for this role so I could demonstrate my capabilities.
I look forward to exhibiting the very fabric of my versatility!