If you are looking for your first role into media and want to work as a Media Assistant then you need to have a keen interest in media and what the role entails. You will need to be able to think on your feet, have excellent communication skills and an ability to write information/articles.
You will be well versed in all things media and like to work to tight deadlines with no restrictions.
If you have found a role in which you would like to apply for, please see the below example letter which you can use.
Media Assistant Cover Letter
Mr. A. Employee
1, My House
1st March 2014
Mrs. A. Manager
Application for the role of Media Assistant
I would like to apply for the role of Media Assistant which I have seen advertised in (where) and (when).
(What is your background? Have you graduated from university? Have you done some work placement in media and that is where your interest stems from? Whatever your situation, this is the time to explain why you are looking to work within Media).
I feel that I am a very organised person, who has excellent writing skills having written (what, have you got any articles that you have done that you could add into your CV as links or anything?). I can communicate well with other people and enjoy working in a team as well as being able to work on my own initiative.
I understand that working in the Media Industry that I will have deadlines to make and I think I will thrive off this and the challenges that it brings. I am open to whatever path I go down in the media industry and just looking to gain some more experience and develop within a company I find.
Please find enclosed my CV, should you have any questions; please do not hesitate to contact me.
Thanking you in advance for taking the time to read my letter and CV.
Look forward to hearing from you.