Data Analyst Cover Letter Sample and Template

Marta Teneva 9 Nov 2021 1 min read

data analyst cover letter sample and template

Data Analyst Cover Letter Downloadable Template

Writing an impressive data analyst cover letter can be the winning component of your job application.

When writing a cover letter, make sure to:

  • be concise and straightforward - include only significant work accomplishments you can provide relevant context for;
  • quantify the results you’ve achieved - tangible metrics demonstrate the impact you’ve had on reaching your former employer’s business goal.

The following data analyst cover letter example will help you write a cover letter that showcases your qualifications and skills.

You can download this template easily and personalize your letter in minutes!

Once you’re ready, all you have to do is pair it with your resume and submit your job application with confidence.

data analyst cover letter downloadable template

Data Analyst Cover Letter Text Sample







Dear [Mr./Mrs./Ms.] [Hiring Manager’s Name],

Having worked as a Data Analyst with [Current Employer] for over 2 years, I have managed to facilitate a 20% increase in the number of new loyalty members while maintaining customer churn below 10% per year.

That’s why I believe I possess the versatile skillset and professional experience to be a top candidate for the job.

In my current role, I have worked on various wide-ranging projects which allowed me to expand my data toolbox and hands-on expertise. That experience, together with my Business Administration and Analytics background, gives me a deep understanding of the complexities of data, including sales data tracking and analysis; product, market, and share trends analysis to evaluate competitive market strategies; and data analytics project management.

During my time at [Current Employer], my wins also included:

  • Identifying opportunities to activate about 10% of high-profit customers by analyzing and tracking sales
  • Creating a new format for reporting and presenting sales and customer engagement that shortened the number of in-person meetings by 20%.

I am proud of the results I accomplish and I will be happy to discuss the upcoming projects and initiatives of [Company Name], as well as to share with you how my past wins at [Current Employer] can easily translate to greater insight and improved predictions at [Company Name].


[Your Name]

P.S. If you have time for a quick lunch, I’d love sitting down with you to discuss how I could translate my increased number of loyal customers (20%) over to [Company Name].  

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Marta Teneva

Senior Copywriter

Marta is a former Senior Copywriter at 365 Data Science. Digging into her own experience of transitioning into a new field and all the uncertainty that initially goes with it, she creates informative and fun to read content that helps our readers expand their career options in data science and achieve the goals they have set for themselves.