There's no denying that working remotely is ideal for many jobs, particularly for creative and cultural industries such as self-employment or consulting. When applying for these jobs, however, it can be very difficult to communicate that you're well suited to the job via your standard resume and cover letter.
We have put together a collection of Cover Letters that can be used in combination with your resume when applying for remote positions in Audio & Music production. Feel free to use any of the templates below, modify them to fit your needs, or create a completely new document!
A freelance audio engineer for the past 5 years
Dear [name of hiring manager],
I am writing to apply for the Remote Audio & Music Production job with your company. I have been a freelance audio engineer for the past 5 years, working with clients all over the world to create music and sound for video games, films, and interactive media. I have experience with both commercial-grade software and DAWs such as Logic Pro X and Ableton Live.
I'm passionate about music and audio production in general, which means that I would bring a lot of creativity to this position. In addition to my technical skills, I can offer you my unique perspective on what makes great music stand out from the crowd.
My work plan for this position is simple: work hard, get results, and make sure you're satisfied with the outcome!
My availability is flexible—I can work around your schedule as needed so that we can focus on getting things done quickly but still thoroughly.
My home office setup includes an array of high-quality audio equipment, as well as a comfortable chair and desk space where I can sit comfortably while working remotely.
If you'd like more information about my experience or skillset before deciding whether or not to hire me, feel free to reach out at any time!
Editing projects ranging from short films to documentaries
I'm interested in the Remote Audio & Music Production job. I believe that my relevant skills and experience make me a great fit for this role, and I'd love to discuss it with you further.
I have worked as an editor for seven years, and have edited projects ranging from short films to documentaries. I have a strong background in audio editing, including sound design and mixing. My work has been used by companies like [company name], [company name], and [company name]. You can check out some examples of my work here: [link].
My work plan would be to edit your project remotely using the cloud-based software [software name] (which you can learn more about here: [link]). This will allow us to connect easily via video chat so that we can discuss your needs during the process and make sure that there are no misunderstandings or miscommunications. In addition, I can provide you with regular updates on where we are in the process so that you know exactly how things are going at all times.
I've attached a PDF file of my resume so that you can see my education, employment history, and skillsets more clearly. Please let me know if you have any questions!
10 years, including as a professional musician, studio engineer, and producer
I'm [name], and I'm writing to you because I saw your job posting for a Remote Audio & Music Production position. I've been working in the music industry for over 10 years, including as a professional musician, studio engineer, and producer. I think that my skills and experience are a great fit for your requirements, and I'd love to talk to you about the opportunity.
In my last job, I was responsible for managing an audio library of over 1000 tracks, which included creating metadata for each track and ensuring that it was properly organized on our website so that artists could easily find what they needed. Additionally, I helped with the creation and release of new albums by selecting appropriate songs from the library, editing them if necessary (e.g., removing copyrighted material), mixing them together into cohesive tracks, then uploading them to our website for distribution via streaming services like Spotify or Apple Music.
I'm also familiar with other areas related to music production: from songwriting through booking studio time to mastering recordings so they sound as good as possible—and everything in between!
I would be able to manage this new role remotely from my home office setup easily because all the tools required for this position are already available online (e.g., Amazon Alexa).
An extensive background in music production and sound engineering
I am writing to you because I'm interested in the Remote Audio & Music Production job posting on [URL].
I believe I would be a great fit for this role because my skills and experience have prepared me to be an asset to your team.
I have an extensive background in music production and sound engineering, which has given me the ability to work with musicians of all levels and create music that resonates with audiences all over the world. I've spent the last decade working with some of the most talented people in the industry, who have helped me hone my skills as a producer and engineer. I would love an opportunity to put those skills to work for you!
I have experience working remotely from home offices all over the world, and I am happy to discuss my setup with you at any time. My home office is equipped with high-quality monitors, speakers, microphones, and recording equipment—all of which are necessary for any project we might take on together. My favorite part of working remotely is being able to spend more time with my family while still getting things done at work!
If you'd like more information about me or my work plan, please let me know how best to reach out to you.
Looking for a remote position as an audio engineer or producer
Dear [Hiring Manager],
My name is [Name] and I'm a professional audio engineer, musician, and music producer. I am looking for a remote position as an audio engineer or producer where I can work from home.
I have more than 15 years of experience working in the music industry as a professional audio engineer, musician, and music producer. My expertise includes recording, mixing, editing, and mastering audio files for clients all over the world using software such as Pro Tools, Ableton Live, and Adobe Audition.
I am well-versed in many styles of music including pop, rock, country, hip-hop/rap, and jazz. I can help you create an amazing final product whether you're looking for a polished final mix or individual tracks that are ready to be mastered by someone else.
I have worked on a variety of projects including voiceovers for online courses; jingles for commercials; soundtracks for short films; backing tracks for indie bands; podcasts; radio spots; audiobooks; music videos; sound effects libraries; etc.
My work schedule is flexible so that I can work around my family's schedule which includes two young children ages 8 & 11 years old.
I would love the chance to speak with you about how we can work together!