However, you should avoid repeating the information contained in your resume.
Don’t be discouraged if you don't meet all the requirements for the job – not many people do.
You should therefore stick to the basic rules for letter-writing and make sure there are not spelling mistakes and grammatical errors in your letter.
Since applications always pass through several hands at Bayer, we suggest you start your letter with “Ladies and gentlemen” unless the vacancy notice states that you should address your application to a specific person.
I believe that the combination of my academic and professional experiences has provided me with the organizational, interpersonal and analytical skills that will enable me to make a significant contribution to the Support Services and Patient Centered Care Department at New York-Presbyterian Hospital.
Enclosed please find a copy of my resume, which provides additional information on my background and work experience.
For every position you apply for, you should therefore try to think which aspects of your personality could benefit the company in that specific role.
Convincing content also has to be presented attractively.
Prior to enrolling in graduate school, I worked for three years as the Director of Meeting Planning for the Pulmonary Hypertension Association.
This position provided me with the opportunity to collaborate with doctors, allied health professionals and patients in developing educational programs that raised awareness about PH with the goal of earlier diagnosis, better disease management and improved patient prognosis.