If you're struggling to start your cover letter, here are 6 different variations that have worked for others, along with why they worked. Use them as inspiration for your introductory paragraph.
When I discovered the Assistant Office Manager opening at Amazon, it instantly reminded me of the time I read an article about Amazon's Leadership Principles while I was still in college. It struck me back then how much I felt aligned with those principles, especially "Customer Obsession" and "Bias for Action," and how they resonated with my own approach to work and life.
I remember standing in awe in front of Salesforce Tower, marveling at its impressive architecture, and wondering what it would be like to work in a company known for its commitment to giving back to the community. As I came across the Assistant Office Manager position at Salesforce, I knew my experience and passion for creating positive workspaces would align perfectly with the company's values.
The moment I walked into a WeWork office and was greeted with an inviting, collaborative atmosphere, I thought to myself, "I want to be a part of creating and maintaining spaces like this." So, when I saw the Assistant Office Manager role open at WeWork, I couldn't help but feel excited at the prospect of joining a team that's transforming the way people work.
As a long-time fan of Apple's sleek and user-friendly products, I've always admired the company's ability to push the boundaries in design and technology. When I saw the Assistant Office Manager position open at Apple, I immediately felt a connection to the company and an eagerness to contribute to the smooth functioning of an environment that fosters such incredible innovation.
My first experience with Airbnb was booking a cozy little cottage on the shores of Lake Tahoe for a weekend getaway. The seamless process and the memorable stay left me in awe of the company's mission to create a world where anyone can belong anywhere. That’s why I am thrilled to apply for the Assistant Office Manager position at Airbnb, where I could use my skills and experience to support a company that's changing how we travel and connect.