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Sample cover letter for Full Time position at Bain & Company


Associate Consultant

I am applying for the Associate Consultant position at Bain & Company. Currently, I am a senior at X. Based on my coursework and previous Based on my coursework and previous work experience, I believe I would be an excellent fit for Bain's Associate Consultant position. My strong analytical skills, emphasis on teamwork, and entrepreneurial spirit will help add value to the team. Each of these qualities is reflected in my prior experiences and academic achievements:

Analytical Skills: At W, I utilized my analytical skills in determining the adequacy of business plans for companies across various industries. Through careful consideration of the financial projections and the business model, I prepared reports for CEOs with recommendations about how to proceed with investor funding.␣

Emphasis on Teamwork: While working for Y, inc., I constantly improved my individual contribution to the team, as well as my ability to take a lead role when needed. In addition, teamwork has shaped my involvement in Alpha Kappa Psi by requiring me to work alongside the President and the executive board to challenge the status quo and ensure the successful execution of all chapter initiatives.␣

Entrepreneurial Spirit: Through my time at F, I have consistently sought opportunities to develop my own ideas and to challenge my thinking. One example of this can be exemplified by my internship experience at Y, inc. This experienced forced me to constantly go beyond the obvious, but also take the initiative to explore new areas of growth for the company. In developing my entrepreneurial spirit, I have learned the importance of hard work, dedication, and the persistence to think both creatively and analytically in order to achieve superior results. ␣

I have enclosed my resume for your review. I welcome the opportunity to discuss my background with you further in person. Thank you for your time and consideration.

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