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 to inquire about potential opportunities within a particular organization.


Following is a sample cover letter for fresh accounting graduates having less or no experience in hand. You may modify this sample according to the job requirements.

See also: Accounting Cover Letter with No Experience


 Fresh Accounting Graduate Cover Letter (No Experience)


954 Example Lane
London, ON S6C 9E6
(888) 888-8888
mary.lee @ email . com

April 13, 2015

Ms. Sara Johnson
Senior Manager JR
AAA Group of Companies
254 New West Street
Oshawa, ON S6D 5V9


Dear Ms. Johnson:

I am writing to apply for the Accounting Assistant position at AAA Group of Companies, as advertised in The Guardian on 10 April. I recently obtained my Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Ontario State University. During my education, I developed a mixture of accounting skills that will enable me performing extremely well at your firm.

From your job announcement, I can see that you are in search of candidates who have outstanding accountancy and computer skills. I fulfill all of your requirements owing to the following attributes:

• 3 months’ internship experience with accounting and administrative responsibilities
• Thorough knowledge 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

My resume is enclosed for your review. As a dependable and energetic accounting assistant, I look forward to a chance 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 (888) 888-8888 or via email at mary.lee @ email . com.



Mary Lee

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