Cover letter sample for Reporter
Dear Mr. Last Name,
I’m writing to apply for the News Reporter with the (Name of organization). I am a communication professional with a Bachelor’s degree in journalism and six years of newspaper reporting experience. In my current position as news reporter I gather information about incidents that are indigenous and write news stories.
I am highly investigative and curious always looking to find the most unique or pertinent angle to a story. I am organized with an easy communication style that makes me a top-notch interviewer. I have a concise conversational writing style. My tenacity in going after a story and in researching it objectively and thoroughly would lend well to the reporter position at your organization.
I look forward to speaking with you about this opportunity. Thank you for your time and consideration.