If you are keen to work with ASDA and you have seen a role advertised that you want to apply for, then it is important to ensure that you do your research into ASDA themselves as well as looking carefully at the job role that you want to do for ASDA.
ASDA has more than 500 stores across the UK, with their head office being based in Leeds, West Yorkshire and they are owned by the parent group Wal-Mart which is a US based company. ASDA is not just a food retailer but also specialised in their own clothing range (George Clothing) and their own home range as well as finance, banking and mobile services.
If you have found a job in which you want to apply for, please see the below example that you can use as a guide.
Asda Cover Letter Example
Application for name of role at which store
I have recently seen the position of NAME OF ROLE based at WHICH STORE which was advertised in which publication and when.
I have recently finished school/college and I am now seeking a role and have been very interested in ASDA and I would like to begin a career in retail and I feel that the role that you have got advertised will be a good starting block for a retail career.
I am very keen to learn the whole retail trade and work round the different departments gaining experience and I feel that ASDA is a good company to do this with as you allow people the opportunity to develop in a retail career environment.
I am organised and pro active, I enjoy learning new skills and always put 100% effort into my work. I am good with people and feel that I could have excellent customer service skills.
I have enclosed my CV and references, if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.
Thank you for taking the time to read my letter and CV. I look forward to hearing from you.