Definitely. This is even more important for higher-level jobs than for entry-level jobs, and in most cases, the job description will actually require a cover letter. If you’re not comfortable with your cover letter writing skills, use the ResumeHelp cover letter builder. Our builder provides writing tips and general content examples to help you write a great cover letter no matter what cover letter knowledge you already have.
Your cover letter should typically be between one-half and 3/4 of a page. Even for an executive job, you don’t usually need to extend your cover letter past a single page. If the job application otherwise requires a longer cover letter, it will typically note that.
You need the experience to get an executive position. However, this doesn’t necessarily mean that you need experience in an executive position specifically. This executive cover letter sample is from an applicant that doesn’t have experience in being an executive. You can cite previous experience in management and even team leadership in other organizations, as well as your full experience in the industry.