Federal Cover Letter Example

1M+ job seekers
Info icon This cover letter was written by our experienced resume writers specifically for this profession.
Was this sample helpful? Rate us

Federal Cover Letter Example (Text version)

Sue Simmons

555-555-5555
hello@kickresume.com
Boston, MA, United States of America
18 February 2021
Application for Senior Business and Fiscal Planning Specialist

Dear Hiring Manager,

As a Senior Business and Fiscal Planning Specialist with over a decade of expertise working in federal government, most recently at leadership level, I apply with enthusiasm for this opportunity.

I am currently the Finance & Governance Lead at the U.S. Department of the Treasury, where I have worked for the past 3 years. Prior to this, I worked within the Department’s Office of Domestic Finance as a Finance Analyst for 5 years and the Office of Tax Policy for 2 years as a Tax Specialist before being promoted to my current role.  

Mirroring the requirements of your vacancy, I have strong experience in strategically coordinating the work of financial staff and multi-disciplinary stakeholders in federal settings. I possess exceptional knowledge of and experience in federal accounting principles and public sector accounting practices. I have a deep understanding of the government’s fiscal planning cycle, resource allocation, financial analysis and management, reporting and briefing preparation, and the linkages between ministries, agencies, and decision-making processes. 

In addition to my experience, I hold a Master in Controllership and CPA / CMA qualifications. I am also currently pursuing a Certificate in Auditing, which I anticipate completing in the coming weeks.

Please find attached my résumé for your consideration. My experience, skills, and qualifications closely fit the requirements of this role, and I welcome the opportunity to discuss it in greater detail.

Thank you very much for your time. I look forward to hearing from you regarding next steps.

Yours sincerely,

Sue Simmons

Sue Simmons

Similar Job Positions

Personal Assistant Administration Office Staff Facilities Manager Front Desk Receptionist


Related Administrative Resume Samples


Related Administrative Cover Letter Samples

Let your resume do the work.

Join 1,300,000 job seekers worldwide and get hired faster with your best resume yet.

Sign Up