SAMPLE 1 – pharmaceutical sales rep cover letter
I am writing to explore the opportunity of being a Pharmaceutical Sales Representative with (Co. Name). I learned of this position through (Name). Currently I am completing my B.S. in Marketing at New York University, and I have over five years of sales experience. I am confident that my skills will make me a valuable asset to your sales team.
I am completing courses directly related to sales and marketing where I am mastering skills such as understanding buyer behavior, personal selling and sales management, which will enable me to quickly learn the challenges of a sales position. In addition to being a student, I have been a sales renewal rep for the New York Times, where I have acquired extensive sales experience.
My experience has provided tremendous insight into the workday of a pharmaceutical sales rep and a head start on learning this position. All in all, my experiences have made me a strongly self-motivated and outgoing sales professional. I am adept in time management, multi-tasking, communication, negotiation and deal closing.
My sales and professional experiences make me a strong candidate for this position at (Co. Name). I would appreciate the opportunity to meet with you personally to specifically discuss what I could do for your organization.
My required compensation is in the $40K range.
Please feel free to contact me at the above address, or phone number.
Thank you for your consideration, I am looking forward to your reply.
SAMPLE 2 – pharmaceutical sales rep cover letter
The attached resume is presented for your consideration regarding the position of Pharmaceutical Sales Representative.
My qualifications represent a background of increasingly important assignments within organizations. These experiences have given me the opportunity to make many profitable contributions in a number.