Resume and Cover Letter


Project 2: Resume and Cover Letter

First Draft: Due Tuesday, February 4 for peer review

Final Packet: Due Tuesday, February 11.

You will shape your resume and cover letter to apply for the following job.

Front Desk Receptionist
Global Warranty Group – Boise, ID

Global Warranty Group is a fast growing company with great products and services but our greatest asset is our people. We are seeking an individual to fill our Front Desk Receptionist position. We are in need of someone with excellent customer service skills, along with a personality that is upbeat and positive. This person is the “face” of our business and needs to be professional, outgoing and friendly.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • You’re outgoing and friendly, and you enjoy assisting others.

  • You have a genuine interest in meeting people, building relationships.

  • You’re a strong communicator.

  • You have excellent writing and typing skills.

  • You are detail oriented with the ability to multi-task and maintain a positive attitude in a fast paced environment.

  • .…….
  • You have experience with computers and MS based programs like Explorer, Outlook, Word and Excel.

  • Most of all, you are motivated to succeed, and believe in taking action and delivering superior results.

The Position For You:

  • Greet and assist clients and guests.

  • Manage incoming calls.

  • Perform general office tasks.

  • Work directly with and assist office management.

  • Perform day-to-day administrative tasks such as maintaining information files and processing paperwork.

  • Provide backup for the following as needed:

o   Greet scheduled vendors, customers, jo
b applicants, and other visitors.

o   Open, sort and distribute incoming correspondence, including faxes and emails.

o   Prepare outgoing mail and correspondence, including faxes and emails.

  • Excellent time management skills with the ability to handle multiple priorities.

  • Positive role model in attitude, dependability and performance.

  • Maintain a professional appearance and neat work area.

  • Perform other duties as may be assigned.

We Offer:

  • Full-time position; Monday – Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Competitive salary

  • Excellent Benefits

o   Healthcare

o   FSA

o   Dental

o   Vision

o   401K

The Opportunity:  A job at Global Warranty Group is a chance to be part of a dynamic growing organization that values both employees and customers. If you are ready for a new opportunity and have commitment to excellence and continuous improvement we invite you to apply now. Send your resume to the email address for this posting.

Your resume: Choose a format that can easily be emailed and opened by anyone, even someone who does not have your font collection or the same software, though you can assume most HR representatives have Word and some sort of PDF reader. Use a false address and phone number for confidentiality. Shape your resume as best you can to conform to the requirements of this job.

Your cover letter: Should be no more than 250 words. Format according to standard business letter format as described in the Markel text.
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