1026 Bird Spring Lane
Katy, TX 77493
Mr. Howard Davis
Human Resources Manager
Silverado Senior Living
1760 Middleville Road
Pomona, CA 91766
Feb 12, 2010
Subject: Application for position of Activities Director
Dear Mr. Davis,
I am submitting this letter in interest of the position of Activities Director as advertised. I believe I can offer the planning and organizational skills necessary to benefit and further the aims and interests of Silverado Senior Living.
To summarize the value I can bring to your organization, I have:
• In excess of 9 years of experience in challenging Activities Director roles of a varied and diverse nature managing, planning and executing an assortment of projects and programs at a variety of locations.
• Experience in all kinds of event planning with an exacting attention to detail. I exercise a personal and supportive approach to encourage enhanced performance at both the individual and team levels.
• Experience in tailoring events to meet company or organizational needs, determining and maintaining event themes and goals, liaising with external location personnel and management, and ensuring that everything is done on time and under budget, as well as producing appropriate reports on the final outcome of the activity or event.
• An adaptable and flexible nature attained through working in situations of a demanding, mission-critical nature where the overall success of the team, as well as each individual, is the desired outcome.
I believe in building strong relationships with team members and fellow workers, whether equals or superiors. I have no doubt that my positive, team-centered attitude, coupled with my constant drive to produce solid results, will provide a constructive advantage to Silverado Senior Living.
I feel sure that a meeting would be in both our interests and I would appreciate the opportunity to discuss how my experience and qualification as Activities Director can contribute to Silverado Senior Living. Please contact me at (123)-865-1220, or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
(Signature hand written in blue pen ink)