If you are interested in sales and enjoy talking to people the working on sales accounts may be the right move for you. In this role you will look after, run and manage various sales accounts which require you to build up relationships with the people owning the accounts and building upon them. You may be working on a target based system to increase the revenue on the account.
You will need to be driven and enthusiastic and not disheartened by rejection. If you are ready to apply for your role, please see the below covering letter as an example. You can use this example letter for your job applications after amending it as suitable. Let us know if you require this letter in pdf and doc format.
Cover Letter for Sales Account
Mr. A. Employee
1, My House
1st April 2014
Mrs. A. Manager
Application for the role of Sales Account (job ref if known)
I would like to apply for the role of Sales Account which I have seen advertised in (where) and (when). Please find attached my up to date CV.
I have had previous experience in working in a similar environment and I am interested in this role as I am keen to continue building relationships with my customers and enjoy the getting to know a customer and finding out how they like their accounts to be run etc.
I am very much a people person who enjoys the challenge that a sales environment brings. I have always had to work to targets and to date I have always exceeded my targets which is why I am seeking a new role and a fresh challenge.
I am a very organised person who ensures that my paperwork is up to date and I keep accurate records and never leave a job undone.
I have enclosed my up to date CV for you to look through. Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me and I will be happy to answer anything you may wish to know.
Thank you for taking the time to read my application and I look forward to hearing from you.