An application letter or cover letter for a new accounting graduate is a formal letter that accompanies a CV or Resume as part of a job application.
Besides that m, this letter can be used to inquire about future opportunities within a particular organization.
Below is a sample cover letter for fresh accounting graduates with less or no experience in hand. Feel free to modify this sample as per job requirements.
Entry Level Accounting Graduate Cover Letter (No Experience)
954 Example Lane
London, ON S6C 9E6
May 4, 2021
Ms. Sara Johnson
Senior Manager HR
AAA Group of Companies
254 New West Street
Oshawa, ON S6D 5V9
Dear Ms. Johnson:
As a fresh and driven Accounting graduate, I am applying for the Accounting Assistant position at AAA Group of Companies. I recently obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Ontario State University. Through my education and internships, I developed expertise in performing many accounting tasks that will enable me to perform exceptionally well.
As you are in search of candidates who have outstanding accountancy and computer skills, I fulfill your requirements owing to the following attributes:
- 3 months’ internship experience in the 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, CRM, and Peachtree.
- Excellent data entry speed with accuracy.
Moreover, I can support sales and customer service teams as well as perform administrative tasks. My high attention to detail, coupled with excellent communication skills, is admired by supervisors many times.
I would like to meet with you to discuss my accounting skills and qualifications in detail. I will call your office after one week to follow-up. Thank you for your time and consideration, and I look forward to hearing from you soon.
Enc. Resume and Recommendation Letter