Dear Ms. Harriett Singleton,
I am writing to apply for the position of Financial Clerk with City of Winston-Salem and my experience, training and skills match the requirements listed in your advertisement.
I have an associate degree in finances and excellent math skills. I also have outstanding computer skills with extensive knowledge of the various programs used in finances. I have experience uploading files to databases, using Spreadsheets and doing research. I have excellent bookkeeping skills with the ability to keep track of all company debits and credits. I pay close attention to detail and I have the ability to notice mistakes when reviewing invoices for accuracy. I can also follow up to make sure all bills and invoices are paid by the due date.
I possess excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to provide great customer service in person or when answering the phone. I always greet visitors in a fast, friendly and professional manner. I have the skills to answer basic questions from clients and to set up appointments for those who want to discuss their accounts in more detail.
I have very strong organizational and time management skills with the ability to multi-task with efficiency. I have the ability to adjust quickly to different tasks and to remain calm and focused at all times in this fast-paced environment. I am confident that I can be a great asset to your company and I hope to discuss what I can contribute to your business and the details of this position in person soon.
You can contact me for an interview by calling (555)-555-5555.