Sample Bookstore Manager Cover Letter

A well-written and detailed bookstore manager cover letter is a good way to gain attention for your ability to manage staff and product at bookstore. If you have experience be sure to mention it, as well as any specialties you may have, such as buying and selling rare books. Bookstore manager cover letters can help applicants land jobs in a profession that is essential to the publishing industry.

Isobel Scott
56 Highlander Avenue
Woodland, USA 68979

September 9 2006

Mr. Andrew Scofield,
Hiring Manager
Best Buy Books, Inc.
87 Norbert Way
Any City, USA 34563

Dear Mr. Scofield:

I noticed on JobBankUSA.com your post for a bookstore manager. I'm writing this cover letter to apply for that position. It is exactly what I've been looking for. I have experience in the publishing industry as a book buyer and retail clerk. My life is about books! I am also known for my managerial skills and would welcome going to work for your organization.

Bookstore managers are important to the success of every bookstore and community. An excellent one can make or break a store's reputation. I have many ideas of how to serve your clientele, including scheduling seminars, holding author visits, book signings, and creating a rare books section.

If you're interested in speaking to me about this job, please call me at 897-673-5645 to set up a time that fits your calendar. Thanks so much for reading this cover letter and considering me for this position.


Isobel Scott

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