Dear Ms. Josefina Smith,
I am applying for the position of Senior Clerk now available with Springfield Public Schools.
I began working as a clerk part time while in high school and moved into a full time position after graduation. My experience includes performing general office duties such as record keeping, filing, copying and handling all incoming and outgoing mail. My experience also includes keeping logs and preparing reports.
I have experience working with different types of computer systems along with MS Word, Outlook, Spreadsheets and data entry programs and I possess excellent typing skills. My outgoing and friendly attitude makes me a great choice for the senior position because I have the ability to get along well with everyone I meet and to provide inspiration and help motivate others to perform at their very best.
My excellent math skills and associate degree in accounting qualifies me to handle and resolve financial and accounting problems that are cause for concern and to look for ways to prevent the same issues from reoccurring. My strong verbal and writing skills are a major asset because it helps to make communicating with the rest of the staff, executives and clients more proficient.
My excellent time management, organizational and multi-tasking skills are also a great asset that qualifies me for this position. I am dependable with the ability to maintain complete confidentiality and to adhere to the highest ethical standards possible. I am confident that I am the best applicant for this job and hope to meet with you soon to discuss the details in person.
My contact number is (555)-555-5555.
Resume Attached as MS Word Document