Human Resources cover letter sample

Sample Human Resources cover letter:

Joshua Moore

10 Manor Place, Sacramento, CA 99999


February 12, 2010

Mr. Frank Snow
VP, Human Resources
ABC Company
Westerville, NY 12121

Dear Mr. Snow:

The Human Resource Internship posting on caught my eye as a result of ABC Company's outstanding reputation as the premier international wireless company. I was privileged to meet Joe Smith, in your Human Resource Department, at (School name) Job Fair in October and I continue to be interested in an organization that values ideas, enthusiasm, and ambition. I offer a strong academic background and have completed major courses in Human Resources Management as I approach an expected graduation date of April 2011.

I not only meet the requirements of the position, but additionally bring excellent communication, relationship building and leadership experience. Highlights include:

  • Communication Skills: Write and edit monthly newsletter to over 100 Human Resource undergraduate students.
  • Relationship Building and Leadership: Instrumental in creating a partnership between undergraduate and graduate programs to offer networking and mentoring programs.
  • Academic Excellence: GPA: 3.6. Achieved Dean's Scholar Award at (School name)

I am eager to leverage my education and leadership abilities to make a significant contribution to your company. My hours are flexible and I'm available for a 12-week internship beginning in June.

Thank you for your time and consideration in reviewing my application and enclosed resume I look forward to learning about the next steps in the selection process and assure you that my enthusiasm and core belief in people would be a valuable asset to your team.


Josh Moore