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Sample cover letter for Full Time position at School Admissions

POSITION:

Admissions Coordinator

Dear Hiring Manager,

I am writing to apply for the Undergraduate Admissions Coordinatorposition recently posted on the _____ website. My background in both administrative work and customer service makes me an capable, versatile employee who will remain a major contributing team member as your department continues to expand.

As a Project Leader for the volunteer organization, _____, I manage groups of 15 volunteers in aiding local organizations, such as the ___ Food Bank. In this position, I am confident and decisive, but remain outgoing and approachable. I do my best to motivate volunteers to return as permanent members, which is just as critical as ensuring that they stay focused on their tasks. This experience has honed my skill as an effective communicator who is able to build relationships with a diverse group of individuals.

As a student researcher at ___ with ____, I was responsible for documenting six months of laboratory procedures for a paper publication. Additionally, as an Event Coordinator for____, I collaborate with the Director of Operations to create a community service event for 300+ participants. I have assessed the needs of local non-profit organizations, balanced those needs with available resources, and have successfully enlisted over a half dozen participants. These extensive projects have honed my ability to remain organized while analyzing large volumes of information with strict deadlines. I am committed bringing this same efficiency to your dentistry department.

I believe that my management, interpersonal, and organizational skills make me a good fit as an Undergraduate Admissions Coordinator in the Psychology Department of ____. I look forward to speaking with you in more detail. Please contact me at your earliest convenience.

Sincerely,



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