Accounts clerks are required to manage calculations along a variety of services. They may be expected to post receipts and tally deposits along with managing filing duties and even some customer services depending on the individual job setting.

An entry level accounts clerk will need to manage the most basic of accounting functions and work himself up to the more complicated ones.

The following sample cover letter shows us how an entry level account clerk with no experience will write a cover letter when attempting to acquire a job.


Entry Level Accounts Clerk Cover Letter

8223 County Road 470
Rector, AR 63533

February 13, 2013

Mr. Luke Perry
Manager HR
Dutch Galore
667 S P Street
Rector, AR 93863


Dear Mr. Perry:

Your advertisement on your website depicts the need of a knowledgeable Accounts clerk. I will like to take this opportunity because your requirements directly complement my education and skills. With a bachelor’s degree in Finance and comprehensive knowledge of accounting and bookkeeping procedures, I will be able to manage the functions of your accounts department in an efficient manner.

In keeping with your requirements, following are some of my strengths which would make me a valuable asset for your organization:
• Demonstrated ability to carry out advanced administrative accounting support functions without supervision
• First-hand experience with a wide range of accounting and bookkeeping software
• Well versed in responding to routine questions about accounting-related activities
• In-depth knowledge of monitoring incomplete and pending accounts and assisting in follow-up
• Specialized courses in reviewing and correcting discrepancies in accounting documents
• Working knowledge of reconciling and balancing accounting reports

My enclosed resume will provide you with further insight on my interests, knowledge and expertise. I will call your office next week to ask if an interview can be set so we can discuss this position further. Besides, I will be available at (321) 555-5555 if you need me to answer any questions regarding my job application.

Thank you for your time and consideration.


Sincerely yours,

Rob Dylan

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