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Sample cover letter for Full Time position at Abbott


Research assistant

Dear Hiring manager,

I am writing to express my interest in the position of Research Assistant at --------. A broad educational background with a Bachelors in Biotechnology and Masters in Biomedical Engineering from ------, I have learnt to look and solve open-ended problems at the interface of engineering, biology and medicine in a very broad perspective. I consider this my advantage, and look forward to use my scientific knowledge in the medical field.

 My enclosed resume defines the qualifications and skills I will bring to your organization. I have good interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently or as part of a research team. I adjust to changing environments quickly and have the ability to work on multiple projects efficiently. I also have excellent communication skills along with the ability to write and give presentations to explain the results of the research and to work efficiently with other professionals.

Finally, I would say that an opportunity to work with you would truly complement my career goals and I would meet all the expectations you have from a person in this position. I will be available at your convenience for a personal interview so that I can speak more elaborately and answer any specific questions you may have. I have enclosed my resume for your review and consideration.

Looking forward to meeting you in the near future.



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