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1. Cover letter example for Magento Product Management

Web, Mobile & Software Dev • Product Management
Hello

I am working in IT company who develops/hosts and maintains wide variety of e-commerce solutions for US businesses.

My role is manage product catalogs for these web sites. 

Usually I get products descriptions in variety of formats including: Excel, CSV, Access, PDF, Jpg, plain text and others. I convert this data into format, which is suitable for their CMS and upload it: somethings manually, sometimes automatically.

Magento is most popular solution in our company so I have been working with it more than 3 years.

I like Magento functionality. I feel that I know almost everything its management interface.

Why I think I fit for this job:
- I perfectly know Magento functionality
- I know how prepare data for importing
- I can work with different types of data
- I can process product images so they display perfectly on site
- in 1-2 weeks I can work on your project full-time. Now I am available 20hr only

I feel exited to hear from you. 

When you can call me to check my experience?

Have a nice day, sir

2. Cover letter example for Product Management

Web, Mobile & Software Dev • Product Management
Hello 

My name is Petr fom Moskov

I am 15 years in IT: began as a software developer (PHP, Delphi, ASPX) and QA than became a senior developer, team lead and finally - project manager.

I am not just familiar with things you mentioned in your offer, but I 10 years managed our remote teams in China, Russia, Canada and small team from India.

During last 7 years, as a project manager, I communicate with clients, write functional specifications (using best UX practice), make prototypes using Axure and Visio and discuss tech implementation with our development staff.

I setup QA and development process using 3 types of working environments: development, testing and training. 

I perfectly know all development stages and rebuilt PMBook and MFS methodology under needs on our company.

I taught our tech writes how to create user guides easy and attractive for end users.

I launched many different project from small web sites to desktop ERP systems.

I can easy communicate and understand needs of people from all IT spheres, because have such background.

My experience helps me to organize work efficient and smoothly. I am not afraid of emergencies and overtimes.

I am looking for long-term projects because like to concentrate all effort on one company projects only. 

My rate is 45$/hr which can be slightly negotiated, because do not have feedback yet, but it is because I do not take all projects which are offered on oDesk. 

I am always glad to answer your questions and provide more details by Skype about completed projects and clients.

Thank you and have a  nice day!!!

3. Cover letter example for Project Manager

Web, Mobile & Software Dev • Product Management
Hello sir

Thank you for providing such opportunity to help your team.

I have more than 10 years experience as software developer (PHP, .Net, DB designing), team building and leading, project managing.

I started my own team 6 year ago from 1 person me and now this team includes ~50 high qualified employees with very friendly bonds.

3-4 team members is a very good number to work effectively without any bureaucracy.

The biggest problem of small teams is that one person may do the same time N projects as a developer, PM and QA simultaneously. It always leads to mess.

I am sure that my experience can be beneficial for your team.

Small advice:
- separate duties: developers must do only development staff, QA - only test app, PM - only do management.
- use Trello instead of Asana - it is free and easy. I think it is even more useful to use simple Google Doc
- do not try organize everything
- all team members must have good relationships, no slaves and gods

I think that applying some improvements will take minimum time if your team wishes the same as you.

My rate as PM is 50$/h and I can do all stuff related organizing your work for free, because if you and your team trust me then this process will be easy and take less time, otherwise I cannot help.

Let have a free phone/Skype conversation and then decide about this job.

Have a nice day!!!

4. Cover letter example for Project Manager of Squarespace web site

Web, Mobile & Software Dev • Product Management
Hello

My name is Michael.

For the last 10 years I launched more than 500 different web sites for such brands as Microsoft, TVOne, Sniders, Discovery, Hitachi, Sony.

It was web sites from small one-page only to e-commerce solutions.

I worked with almost all popular CMS and web site builders like: DotNetNuke, Wordpress, Drupal, Weebly, Jimdo, Squarespace, Wix, Joomla, Blogger.

My web sites were integrated with such payment, shipping and social networking systems like: Moneris, Authorize.net, Paypal, Paymenttech, UPS, USPS, Google+, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Vimeo.

Every project which I did I follow the rules:
- describe project functionality, prepare UX and UI mockups for designer
- clarify all questions about creative and behavior
- make a functional specification which is clear for all involved people from QA till client
- keep client updated about project status. I used such tools like Trello, Fogbugz, Jira, Bugzilla
- always be in touch with development team to help them make tech decisions and control timelines. Hold short meeting every day;
- periodically show intermediated tested results to client. I use testing, training and production environment for continuous development process 
- deploy project on the production
- backup policy
- work on client's feedback and support web site.

I have great technical background in programming, databases, user experience and user interfaces. Such background allows me easy communicate with all project team.

I understand how all details important for a web site. On my previous work, our testing process included checking creative pixel by pixel to meet client requirements.

I am open-minded, easy communicator, can work in different timezones, always polite and do things in time.

If you wish I can provide fixed cost if you give more details. My rate is $20/h. 

In case to help you to hire me I can do quick user experience mockups just to show my understanding and high quality of the work. It will be free.

Thank you for opportunity.

5. Cover letter example for Project Manager with Technical Writing Skills for Software Development

Web, Mobile & Software Dev • Product Management
Nice to meet you sir

I am Maria Garcia from Mexico (UTC - 7).

I have been working 2 years as senior software developer and database developer. Last year I managed web portal for chain of Mexico restaurants. So I know from scratch how to start, develop, manage and lunch any project.

Last 6 months I have adopted agile and MFS methodology documents for the current company. I know how to organize working process, to detailed project functions and manage development team.

I use FogBugz, Trello and Google docs for bug tracking, project management and ideas sharing tools.

I have a great experience in ErWin - database modeling tool and by demand I can provide screens of my DB schemas.

If you were going to hire me, I would start from clarifying my duties and project details. Base on my experience I can share ideas how to make work on this project efficiently.

Even if I do not have yet feedback on oDesk I can prove my quality work just working first trial week for 25$/hr. After trial period I would like to get 35$/hr.

Best regards, Maria!

6. Cover letter example for Project Server 2013 Dashboards and reports

Web, Mobile & Software Dev • Product Management
Dear customer

My name is Sibudum

I started learning MS Projects from 2003 version and then continue to update, customize and setup it for different companies.

I am good at developing new features, customizing existing things and installing server for small and medium development companies.

Please see attached screens that clearly show my knowledge. 

Let me know please your plans according this task, so I can analyze and provide estimate for your job. I am sure that I can do this job perfectly, but I would like to see details first.

My rate is $25/h, but we can use $20/h for this project just in case you can evaluate me. I am looking for long-term projects in this sphere, so I am ready to start from less rate, but with bigger perspectives.

I can work 20hr per week first 3 months and then we can negotiate my schedule.

Thank you for spending time reading my offer.

I am looking forward for possible cooperation.

Sincere Siburdum!

7. Cover letter example for Technical Director / Web Developer for Internet Marketing Firm

Web, Mobile & Software Dev • Product Management
Hello 

My name is David (UTC+3)

I am looking for long-term projects, please see my CV below. My rate is $50/hr, but I can do even more than regular PM including prototyping, design DB models, design program architecture, develop critical algorithms, setup QA and development processes, hire peoples, couch PM and developers staff.

Let me know please if you have any questions. Right now I am looking for new opportunities.

Experienced Project Manager:
- 12+ years project management (including: Custom Software Development,  Database Design (RDBMS, BigTable), Project Lifecycle Management, Enterprise Implementations, System Migrations, Requirements Definition & Analysis, Project Scheduling, Team Building & Mentoring, Project Budgeting & Cost Controls, Testing/QA/Rollout/Support);
- Qualified expert in PMBOK, MSF, Agile and waterfall methodologies. The best practice were placed into our own methodology developed over last 10 years;
- 18+ years in IT (strong additional knowledge which helps me to be on the same side with a project team: designing UI, testing, prototyping and writing manuals, networking and hardware).

Excellent communicator:
- Built and manage development teams in Canada, China and India (project managers, developers, designers, QA, tech writers and network adminstrators);
- Strong leadership skills include ability to lead and motivate co-workers (during financial crises people continue working because of trust built);
- Confident decision-making (every project requires to fulfill gaps between clients' desire and developers undestanding);

Creative problem-solving and solution-oriented work style:
- Implemented 3 shifts or working around the clock working schedule for most critical clients/projects: CBS, TVOne, Discovery;
- Implemented issues escalation process solved 95% of all problems internally;
- Developed Standard Operation Procedures  to regulate processes and relationships across all offices;
- Designed and expand management, development and QA processes;

Reliable and responsible self-organized:
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team;
- My past experience helps to organize work efficient and smoothly. I am not afraid of emergencies and overtimes;
- 10 years in one company (many interesting things were did from scratch, I'm very proud of our achievements);

Best wishes!