If you are a Marketing Manager looking for a new role or a Marketing Executive looking for a promotion or a next step up then you need to be able to demonstrate the skills that you have to a new employer showing that you have a proven track record in Marketing and that you are up to date with the latest marketing tools and qualifications.
A Marketing Manager will usually be managing a team of Marketing professionals from Assistants upwards and these staff will be looking to you for guidance, to make decisions and to learn from. You will need to have excellent management skills to be in this role and able to still have a creative flair and keep hands on as well as develop a team and ultimately make this work for the business.
The world of Marketing is extremely faced paced and you need to be able to keep up to date with these changes to benefit your company and your career in marketing.
If you have found a role you want to apply for, please see the below example covering letter which you can use as a guide.
Marketing Manager Cover Letter Example
222 Every Road, Any Town, AA1 1BB
Mrs Jane Smith
Application for a Marketing Manager position (any job ref)
I would like to apply for the role of Marketing Manager which you have advertised in (which publication and when). Please find enclosed my CV which details my experiences and skills related to a career in Marketing.
After graduating from (which university, with what degree and when) I went to work as a Marketing Assistant for (what company and where) and I have been there for (how long). I have learnt a great deal through my career to date and feel that I am ready for the next challenge of being a Marketing Manager.
In my previous role, I have been responsible for the Marketing Assistants, deciding their workload, helping them with training and generally managing them on a day to day basis and I feel that from this experience I am able to take this further.
I am organised and thorough and pay great attention to detail. In my career so far I have been involved in writing press releases, planning and running marketing campaigns, keeping social media up to date and doing general communication with the press and other departments. I love the fast paced environment of Marketing and would like to have a long and successful career in this chosen career choice.
I am a confident communicator, am very organised in my work and have a creative nature. I like to work hard to ensure that I get my work completed and never miss deadlines.
My CV shows in detail my previous experiences and skills but if you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact me and I will be happy to answer any questions that you may have.
Thank you for taking the time to read my CV and letter and I look forward to hearing from you.