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.
As a longtime admirer of Google's commitment to simplicity and user-centric design, I can't think of a better place to bring my skills as a Minimalist Graphic Designer than Google's creative team. From the moment I first used Google search, I knew that the company had a unique approach to design that prioritizes function over unnecessary bells and whistles.
I am excited about the opportunity to apply for the Minimalist Graphic Designer position at Nike, a company that has become synonymous with innovative and bold design. As an avid runner and long-time Nike enthusiast, I can personally attest to the power of the company's design work, which has consistently inspired me to push beyond my limits and strive for greatness.
When I saw the Minimalist Graphic Designer position at The New York Times, I knew it was the perfect opportunity for someone like me who is passionate about clean design and effective storytelling. I've always been impressed by the seamless way The New York Times merges compelling visuals with engaging stories to create an immersive and memorable reading experience.
As a Minimalist Graphic Designer driven by sustainability and environmental impact, the opportunity to bring my talents to Patagonia, a company deeply committed to environmental stewardship, feels like a perfect fit. Given my personal commitment to green living and eco-friendly design practices, I can think of no better place to make a meaningful impact than at a company like Patagonia.
Having grown up in a family that runs a small bookstore, I've always been drawn to the world of literature and the power of written words. The opportunity to apply my expertise as a Minimalist Graphic Designer at Penguin Random House, one of the world's most renowned publishing houses, is a chance for me to merge my design skills with my lifelong passion for books.