If you have found a role as a Social Media Specialist which you want to apply for then you should already know that in this role you will be responsible for the ongoing management and growth of a company’s social presence.
Usually your background will be in communication and you will need to be good at planning and managing social initiatives.
If you have found a job in which you want to apply for, please see the below letter example which you can use as a guide:
Cover Letter: Social Media Specialist
Application for a Social Media Specialist
Please find enclosed my up to date CV for the application of a Social Media Specialist 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 become a specialist creating and growing social media initiatives. I have a great deal of experience of social media platforms including foursquare, Pinterest, Google + etc. I find it essential in my role to keep up to date with the latest platforms and staying ahead of the rest.
I have been responsible for developing content and social media activities for the company. I am a very driven character who loves the fast pace and excitement of social media with all its challenges and constant learning curves.
I am a very creative and organised person who takes my role very seriously. I have excellent communication skills both orally and verbally with excellent written English skills and good presentation skills. I have a good background in marketing and am competent in web design.
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.