If you have found a role for a Social Media Officer that you are interested in applying for then you will usually come from a Marketing, PR or social media background and be very interested in how social media works and how it can ultimately work for a business.
As a Social Media Officer, you will have worked up the ranks from Assistant level gaining experience all the way up to Officer level where you will have a great deal of responsibility over the social media of a company.
If you have found a job in which you want to apply for, please see the below letter which you can use as a guide:
Related: Social Media Officer CV Example
Social Media Officer Cover Letter Example
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Application for the role of Social Media Officer
Please find enclosed my up to date CV for the application of a Social Media Officer which I have seen advertised at /in (where and when).
I have (how many months/years) previous experience in Social Media within (what industry). In my current/previous role, I have been involved in all aspects of Social Media from the content writing, to assessing what content can be aired and analysing how our news has been successful and whether it has attracted many new people to our audience levels.
I have been responsible for writing and overseeing the content that is aired to our audience. I look into the figures and track the followers to see how successful every aired content has been and whether it has attracted many new people. I thoroughly enjoy coming up with new ideas and content.
I am a very flexible person who has good initiative and the ability to work on my own as well as part of a team. I feel that I am able to motivate my team and be an inspiration to their workload. I have a creative nature and have excellent written English skills. Above all, I have a great passion for all things Social Media.
If you are interested in my skills, please do not hesitate to contact me and I would be happy to answer any questions that you may have.
Thank you for taking the time to read my letter and CV and I look forward to hearing from you.