An application letter or cover letter for a Fresh Accounting Graduate is a letter that accompanies a CV/Resume as part of a formal job application. This letter can also be used to inquire the future opportunities within a particular organization.
Following is a sample cover letter for fresh accounting graduates with less or no experience in hand. You may modify this sample according to the job requirements.
954 Example Lane
London, ON S6C 9E6
mary.lee @ email . com
January 24, 2016
Ms. Sara Johnson
Senior Manager JR
AAA Group of Companies
254 New West Street
Oshawa, ON S6D 5V9
Dear Ms. Johnson:
I recently obtained my Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Ontario State University. During my education, I developed expertise in performing a number of accounting tasks that will enable me perform extremely well as an Accounting Assistant.
As you are in search of candidates who have outstanding accountancy and computer skills, I am able to fulfill your requirements owing to the following attributes:
• 3 months’ internship experience in accounting and administrative field
• Thorough understanding of accounting principles including debits/credit, general ledger and subsystems
• Demonstrated knowledge of A/P, A/R and Cash Disbursements/Receipts
• Adept at using MS Excel, Quickbooks and Peachtree
• Excellent data entry speed with accuracy
As a dependable and energetic accounting assistant, I would like to meet with you and further talk about my qualifications. To find out the possibility of a personal meeting, I will call your office after one week. Meanwhile, I can be reached at (000) 888-8888 or via email at mary.lee @ email . com.
Thank you for your time and consideration.
Enc. Resume and Recommendation Letter