MindSumo allows students to solve real-world projects from the world’s largest companies. Propose the next big idea and gain experience for job opportunities.

Applying for a scholarship? Check out our scholarship essays database>

Sample cover letter for Full Time position at Accounting firm

POSITION:

Assistant Accountant

X BXXXXX Street COXXXXXX VIC 30XX M: 04XXXXXX

E: kXXXXX@gmail.com

23 June 2011

Liz Charkviani
2 Mxxxxx Street COXXXXXX VIC 30XX

Dear Sir or Madam,

Position: Assistant Accountant

I am applying for the position of Assistant Accountant as advertised on the seek website on July 2011.

I finished my Bachelor of Commerce degree at the Australian University and am currently studying in a migration skilled program at PPA Australia. The major of my degree was Accounting and Finance. During University life, I truly enjoyed the challenges from study and I was happy to get alone with people. After that I found an internship as customer service representative in Haitong Securities Company in China. This internship required performing basic accounting functions with a high level of communication skill.

The skilled immigration program also strengthened my written and verbal communication skills and provided a lot of knowledge about Australia and the Australian workplace which is essential for an international student to learn before work. Also, during the University studies, I developed my academic skills like writing reports and analyzing data, and also boosted my ability of paying attention to details, which is an important part for this position.

I am very keen to secure the advertised position with your company. The rest of my qualifications and experience are outlined in the accompanying resume.

I look forward to discussing my application at an interview. I can be contacted at the above address or by telephone on 040xxxxxx.

Yoursfaithfully,

Kathy Sue Encl. 



See our template for making your own punchy cover letter
Fact: Google is more likely to hire you if your resume includes side projects. Explore company projects on MindSumo
Represent MindSumo on Campus: Inspire and Empower your friends