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Sample cover letter for Internship position at Natural History Museum of Utah


Accounts Cleark

May 8, 2013

Natural History Museum of Utah

301 Wakara Way

Salt Lake City, UT 84108

Dear Natural History Museum of Utah:

The advertisement on University of Utah career website depicts the need of a knowledgeable Accounts clerk. I will like to take this opportunity because the requirements directly complement my education and skills. With an associate's degree in Business and comprehensive knowledge of accounting procedures, I will be able to manage the functions of the 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:

  • First-hand experience with a wide range of accounting software
  • Well versed in responding to routine questions about accounting-related activities
  • Knowledge of reconciling and balancing accounting reports
  • Knowledge of monitoring incomplete and pending accounts and assisting in follow-up

My enclosed resume will provide you with further insight on my interests, knowledge and expertise. I will be available at XXX XXX XXX if you need me to answer any questions regarding my job application and to arrange an interview so that we may discuss this position further.

Thank you for your time and consideration.


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