Sample Radio Announcer Cover Letter

A radio announcer cover letter focuses on the job hunter's ability to handle the announcements associated with a radio show-news, traffic updates, and commercials. He or she must be familiar with the basics of the industry--have a clear and pleasant speaking voice and be able to speak in a conversational way. All radio announcer cover letters that include this information will help the applicant land a job.

Jim Friesen
865 Colorado Street
Any Place, USA 33333

September 12, 2006

Mr. Harvey Masterson,
Hiring Manager
WXYZ-AM Music Radio
872 Red Mill Road
Any Town, USA 99999

Dear Mr. Masterson:

With this cover letter, I'm applying for the position of radio announcer for your new local music station, which you listed on JobBankUSA.com. I've worked at ABCD-FM Radio in various capacities including, production assistant, screener, ad writer and announcer.

I'm eager to talk with you in person about this job and what I can bring to it. May we get together to talk about this? Please phone me at 777-777-7777 so we can arrange a date and time that works for your schedule.

Thank you for reading my cover letter and considering me to fill this job opening at WXYZ. I hope to hear from you soon.


Jim Friesen

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