Bookkeeper Cover Letter Sample

A Bookkeeper Cover Letter introduces your resume to a prospective employer.

Ignoring this critical document will show your lack of interest and, consequently, weakens your candidacy.

A cover letter for a bookkeeper position serves to:

• Direct your application to the proper hiring person.

• Personalize your skills and qualifications.

• Convince, state, and speak the strengths you could bring to the prospective organization.

No matter how much education, capabilities, and experience you have, it is tricky to write about yourself without making it sound “unpleasant” or fake. Before finalizing your letter, write some drafts till you are confident that you have created something attractive. Ask to proofread from others and cautiously check it for typos and errors.

The following cover letter is specially created to complement a Bookkeeper Resume.

This sample is also useful for fresh entry-level graduates with no experience in hand.


Bookkeeper Cover Letter Example



Kelly Anderson

65 4th Street, Los Angeles, CA 64122
(066) 521-2014 | [Email]

March 1, 2018

Mr. Davis White
Senior Manager
SADA Systems Inc.
25 Some Street
Los Angeles, CA 64222


Dear Mr. White:

I am writing to express my interest in the recent opening of Bookkeeper position at SADA Systems Inc. With my Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, two years of hands-on experience in bookkeeping, and advanced proficiency in QuickBooks and MS Excel, I am ready to make a significant contribution to your Accounts department.

As noted on my resume, I have a demonstrated ability to maintain all accounts payables in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. Moreover, I possess extensive experience in matching invoices with standard purchase orders, entering invoices into the accounts payable system, processing invoices in an appropriate manner, ensuring invoices are paid promptly, and closing of monthly accounts payable into the general ledger.

Furthermore, my strong analytical skills would enable me to manage data-intensive reconciliation and internal audit functions. Also, my comprehensive knowledge of accounting principles and procedures for preparing financial reports compliant with GAAP makes me an exceptional candidate for this position.

I am eager to discuss my bookkeeping skills and abilities in person further. I will contact your office next week to follow-up on this job application. If you have any questions or require any additional information in the interim, you may reach me at (066) 521-2014.

Thank you for your time and consideration.



Kelly Anderson

Kelly Anderson

Enc. Resume

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