Accounts payable specialists manage a company’s billing needs in terms of vendor invoices and other bills. They are expert accountants who manage a company’s tax matters, perform some bookkeeping activities and verify spending amounts.

Accounts payable specialists work in a number of industries including hotels, hospitals and both government and private concerns. They are required to process check requests and audit and process credit card bills. They also reconcile vendor statements and correct discrepancies as and when required.

If you have a degree in accounting and are willing to work as an accounts payable specialist, you should look at the following cover letter sample to apply for this position.


Accounts Payable Specialist Cover Letter Sample


Stanley Good
3657 Pokagon Street
Mishawaka, IN 66673
(012) 999-999
stanley @ email . com

October 12, 2015

Mr. Christopher Lyman
Manager Human Resources
Tevis Inc.
357-24 Coldwater Drive
Mishawaka, IN 67363


Dear Mr. Lyman:

With many years of accounting experience combined with my aptitude for managing more complex accounts payable processes, I believe that I can meet all challenges posed by the accounts payable needs of Tevis Inc. Introducing myself a competent Accounts Payable Specialist, I feel that the match between your requirements and my talents is very close.

It is rare that an individual can manage the demands of a multifaceted accounting system. I have the enthusiasm, high ethical standards and financial technology knowledge that will ensure meeting all challenges. My detail oriented mind provides me with an edge over other candidates for this position as I can effortlessly ensure that the delivery of services or items is in sync with business costs. With an acute eye for detail, I do not allow a single discrepancy oversight which has prompted much commendation from various supervisory sources during the ten years I have spent in this capacity.

It will be an honor to work with you and I am sure of my ability to be a positive contribution owing to my ability to bring immediate results and hands-on accounting acumen. You can rest assured that my work leaves nothing to be desired as I am a thorough professional. I would welcome a personal interview to discuss the value I can add to Tevis Inc.

Thank you for your time and consideration. My resume is enclosed for your further perusal.


Sincerely yours,

Stanley Good

Enc. Resume