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.
954 Example Lane
London, ON S6C 9E6
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.
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