Professional Accountant Cover Letter Example

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Professional Accountant Cover Letter Example

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Gustave Baschet

V&M International, Inc.
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Application for the position of Accountant

Dear Sir/Madam,

When reviewing your posting for the Accountant job within V&M International, Inc. on, I was pleased to discover that my qualifications align perfectly with your needs and requirements. Therefore, I believe that I am an ideal candidate for the role. What is more, I am certain that I would be a valuable addition to your team and the whole company.

To shortly introduce myself, I am a detail and accuracy-oriented individual offering excellent analytical skills and the important ability to function well both independently and in deadline-driven team environments. At FT Group, Inc., where I worked for over 3 years, I was given the responsibility for completing and reviewing financial statements and records to ensure the accuracy of all data and working on the constant improvement of existing accounting systems to increase efficiency and reduce unnecessary costs. In addition, I stayed up-to-date with current laws and regulations, assisted in the payroll and tax management, reconciled financial discrepancies, and tracked and monitored all expenditures. For constantly executing perfect work and meeting all assigned objectives, I have been awarded the Employee of the Year once.

Next, I am the University of Edinburgh graduate with a bachelor's degree in Accounting & Finance. At the university, I was not only among the top 2% of students with the best academic results but I also served as a Class Representative for 2 years. Offering the experience with all software programs necessary for the role, such as QuickBooks, GnuCash, and Sage, I am a native French speaker with a proficiency in English and a basic knowledge of Spanish.

Last but not least, I have attached my up-to-date CV for your review so please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions on my qualities. I can be reached at any time at 555-555-5555 or via email at Thank you for your time and consideration and I look forward to speaking with you in the near future.

Kind regards,

Gustave Baschet

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