Mr. John Smith
1234 E. Main Street
Any Town, US 55555
Dear Mr. Smith:
I am very interested in joining an organization such as (name the organization). During my online research, I was very excited to learn about the current opening for a collections specialist, and feel my qualifications and your requirements are a good match. For your review, I have attached my resume for your consideration.
For the past two years, I have been employed by Funds Recovered as a Collections Specialist, overseeing the collections activities of various client accounts.
Prior to this time, I held positions of increased responsibility with Brook Stone, U.S. Federal Credit, Tri-Star Finance, and National Credit Agency as a Collections Coordinator, Skip Tracer/Debt Collector, Collections Supervisor, and Account Manager.
In each position, I utilized strong organizational, time management, and interpersonal communications skills to ensure workflow efficiencies and swift resolution of account delinquency and discrepancy issues with a high degree of confidentiality and professionalism.
As indicated in my resume, I am adept at managing a large collections account portfolio and skip tracing activities with a record of success for consistently achieving high found and resolution rates, both directly and through management of departmental employees.
Combined with solid skills in the areas of recordkeeping, reporting, database management, and systems/process improvements, I am confident that I would be an asset to your organization.
I would welcome the opportunity to meet with you to learn more about your company, the requirements of the position, and how my qualifications would be a good fit.
Thank you for your time and consideration of my candidacy. I look forward to hearing from you soon.