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Include These Bookkeeper Skills
- Accounting expertise and knowledge of relevant software
- Attention to details and accuracy
- Integrity and confidentiality
- Strong numeracy skills
- Multitasking and the ability to work under pressure
- Teamworking skills
- Effective communication
- Data entry competences
- The ability to deal with complex information
Below is provided a sample cover letter for Bookkeeper displaying comparable skills.
Dear Mr. Duval:
When I learned of Topaz International’s need for a Bookkeeper, I felt compelled to submit the enclosed resume. As an analytical and detailed accounting professional with comprehensive experience recording and monitoring financial transactions for various businesses, I am well positioned to exceed your expectations for this role.
From preparing invoices and performing month-end closing tasks to verifying and submitting payments and reconciling accounts, I excel in handling a full range of bookkeeping and accounting concerns. Additionally, my demonstrated success in administrative and operational support—along with my commitment to adhering to corporate policies and guidelines—prepares me to make a significant and positive impact on your organization.
Consider the following highlights of my experience:
Comprehensive experience accurately and expeditiously managing financial information, accounting procedures, and tax preparation to drive efficiency and top-notch accuracy.
Providing overarching support in account reconciliation, accounts payable and receivable, annual budgeting, and banking functions.
Excelling within time-sensitive, fast-paced atmospheres while implementing highly efficient and accurate procedures to maximize productivity; performing effectively within both independent and team-oriented environments.
With my experience in performing corporate bookkeeping responsibilities, combined with my inherent interpersonal and organizational skills, I am ready to provide outstanding service within your company. I look forward to meeting with you and discussing how I am prepared to make a strong contribution in this role.
Thank you for your consideration.
Marilyn S. Hill