Dear Ms. Donna Atlas,
I am writing in regards to the open position with Parsons Brinckerhoff, Inc. in which you express the need for an experienced Accounts Clerk. After reviewing the requirements for this job, I believe that my skills and work experience meet the needs of your firm.
I graduated college with a degree in accounting and currently work as an Accounting Clerk for a firm that I have been with for the past two years. It is with deep regret that I leave this firm but circumstances require me to move to a new location in your area.
I have an Associate’s degree in Business and I am currently working on a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. I fully believe that I have the educational background to fill this position and be a great asset to your firm. I am comfortable working with computers and have extensive knowledge with accounting software, spreadsheets and similar Microsoft programs.
I do adhere to high ethical standards and understand the need and importance of confidentiality. I also have great social skills that allow me to work directly with clients and create a friendly but professional environment that helps to build trust and grow clientele.
I welcome the opportunity to come in and talk with you about the benefits that I can bring to your firm and to learn more about your company. Please give me a call at (555)-555-5555 to set up a time for us to meet and discuss this position in more detail. Thank you for your time.