Dear Ms. Gloria Pettit,
I am writing in regards to your open position of Actuarial Analyst. I strongly believe that I am the ideal person to fill this position because I have eight years of experience working for Mercury Insurance Group where I held this job title. While happy with the time I have spent with this company and grateful for the experience I have gained, I am ready for a more challenging career. I believe that I can achieve this goal by filling the position being offered by your company.
I have a master’s degree in actuarial science and a bachelor’s degree in business. I have experience extracting and manipulating data, creating comprehensive analytical reporting and rate testing. I thoroughly understand statistical methodology and I know how to calculate insurance rates accurately. I also have experience in researching and excellent communications skills.
I have a flexible personality that allows me to adapt to demanding situations, solve unexpected problems and I have the ability to work well with a team or on my own. I am certain that my positive, upbeat attitude and my determination to produce solid, reliable results will be a great asset to your company.
I fully believe that a meeting would be beneficial to both of us and I would greatly appreciate an opportunity to discuss my experience, training and educational background in more detail. I am very interested in learning more about your company as well. You can reach me at (555)-555-5555 and I am looking forward to your call.
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