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.
Growing up in a household that always valued the finer things in life, I was naturally drawn to Saks Fifth Avenue's longstanding reputation for offering high-quality, luxurious items. This childhood affinity developed into a professional pursuit, as I built a successful career in customer service and sales. Discovering your need for a Luxury Sales Associate, I am excited to explore how my passion for luxury retail and strong sales background can contribute to the continued success of Saks Fifth Avenue.
Engaging customers and creating memorable shopping experiences is my forte, which is why I was immediately drawn to Nordstrom's commitment to exceptional customer service and personalized attention. As a sales professional with experience in both customer service and driving sales, I am excited for the opportunity to join Nordstrom as a Luxury Sales Associate and contribute to the high standards for which the company is known.
As someone who appreciates the art of storytelling, I've always been captivated by the creative displays and narratives at Bloomingdale's. Seeing your opening for a Luxury Sales Associate, I'm eager to combine my passion for visual merchandising and my background in customer service and sales to create a unique and immersive shopping experience for Bloomingdale's customers.
During my time studying abroad in London, I was fortunate enough to work in a boutique that carried many of the same luxury brands as Harrods. This experience cemented my love for high-end retail and cultivated my skills in customer service and sales. I am excited to bring these skills and experiences to the position of Luxury Sales Associate at Harrods, an iconic institution of luxury retail.
As a frequent traveler, I have always admired the sophisticated and innovative selection of luxury items at Bergdorf Goodman. My experiences visiting the store have influenced my career in customer service and sales, inspiring me to create similar experiences for customers. I believe the skills and knowledge I've gained in my professional journey would make me a valuable addition to the Bergdorf Goodman team as a Luxury Sales Associate.