When you entering a company, usually you will meet a person behind a front office desk which will ask you about your company visiting purposes as well as your person that you aim to meet. A person behind the desk, usually woman, is called a receptionist. Greeting a visitor is a primary task of a receptionist. It is a kind of job which usually requires a good looking woman with a good communication skills. If you plan to apply for this position, make sure that you submit a nice-looking photo with a persuasive cover letter which will make your new employer read your enclosed documents. Below is a sample of cover letter for receptionist position that you can use as your reference to create your own.
I am writing to show my interest in the receptionist position in your company advertised in Detroit Press on Sunday 23th December 2012. With excellent people skills and extensive working experiences in the same field, I feel that I am the ideal candidate for that position. Please have a look my attached resume.
In my current position, I am responsible in providing support and secretarial services to executive staff as well as performing on the front line to greet guests. I am also very skilled in doing all basic tasks as a receptionist including answering phone, scheduling meetings and maintaining office records.
I am so enthusiastic to meet you in person to discuss this position more. I am always available to be contacted at (888)-862-8739. Thank you for your consideration.
There is a receptionist cover letter template with Microsoft Word format that you can download and personalize based on your words.