Explain why you are the best candidate for the position in the second paragraph. Read the job description carefully and determine what qualities the hiring manager is looking for. Focus on the qualities that you have. Do not mention that you do not possess certain qualities but feel you are qualified anyway. A good way to start this paragraph is, “Based on my experience in ****, , and _ _, I feel I would be a great match for this position.” Mention any relevant awards you have received or special projects you have worked on. If the position requires a degree and you have one, mention it.