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.
Ever since I began working remotely five years ago, I've followed Automattic closely and admired how your organization has revolutionized the way people can collaborate in the digital realm. I came across the Virtual Administrative Assistant position, and my experience in assisting high-level executives in the fast-paced environment at Resume Worded has led me to believe that your company would be an ideal environment for me to thrive in and contribute to your mission of democratizing publishing.
Discovering the Virtual Administrative Assistant opportunity at Shopify immediately piqued my interest, as I have been fascinated by the company's dedication to helping small businesses grow in the ever-expanding world of e-commerce. My experience in providing top-notch administrative support to three executives at Resume Worded has shown me the importance of being highly organized and efficient – essential qualities I believe would benefit Shopify's fast-paced environment.
When I saw the Virtual Administrative Assistant position at Slack open, I was drawn to it instantly. Throughout my career as an administrative assistant at Resume Worded, I have consistently sought ways to innovate and improve team collaboration – much like Slack's aim to create more streamlined communication solutions. I believe my experience managing busy schedules and coordinating numerous meetings would be an invaluable asset to your fast-paced company that values innovation.
As a Virtual Administrative Assistant with extensive experience managing schedules and coordinating meetings for executives at Resume Worded, I was excited to come across a similar opportunity at Zoom - a platform I have used daily and seen firsthand how it can improve team connectivity and collaboration. I am confident that my background in remote work combined with my familiarity with Zoom would allow me to excel as an administrative assistant at your company.
Learning of the Virtual Administrative Assistant opening at Trello has me eager to contribute my skills and experience to a company that shares my passion for organizing and streamlining workflows. In my time at Resume Worded, I was responsible for managing the schedules of three executives and saw my own productivity skyrocket when I started using Trello to keep everything in order – an experience which I would love to bring to your organization.