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Marian Lecocq

YR Group, Inc.
Los Angeles, CA, United States
Application for the position of Finance Assistant

Dear Recruiters,

When reviewing your posting for the Finance Assistant job within YR Group, Inc. in Los Angeles, CA on, I was pleased to discover that your needs and requirements match perfectly with what I offer as a professional. Therefore, I believe that I am a perfect candidate for the role and I am also confident that it would be a great opportunity for me to grow my career.

As stated in my attached CV, I am a Certified Financial Planner offering exceptional analytical skills and the important ability to function well both independently and in a team setting. At RED International, Inc., where I worked as a Finance Assistant for over 3 years, I was given the responsibility for coordinating multiple company accounting functions, producing detailed financial statements, and maintaining relevant files and records. In addition, I participated in the payroll management, researched and evaluated potential business growth opportunities, and worked on the constant improvement of existing processes to reduce unnecessary expenses. For achieving extraordinary results and meeting all assigned objectives, I have been awarded the Employee of the Year once.

On top of my experience, I am the Northwestern University graduate with a bachelor's degree in Economics & Finance which serves as a great evidence of my field expertise. At the university, I was involved in multiple clubs and societies and I served as a Class Representative for 2 years. My studies have allowed me to become a pro-active individual and helped me to acquire excellent critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Possessing the experience with all software programs necessary for the role, I am a native French speaker with a proficiency in English and a basic knowledge of Chinese. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions on my qualifications or qualities. I can be reached at any time at 555-555-5555 or via email at

Thank you for your time and consideration.

Kind regards,

Marian Lecocq

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