banking cover letter template

Banking Cover Letter

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An accounting and finance officer is responsible for keeping all the financial records of either a department of an organization or maybe accountable for keeping the financial track of the entire organization. Performing an accountant’s job is as difficult as to secure this job. We will guide you to write an efficient letter for the finance and accountant job post. Keeping reading for some valuable tips.

How to write an amazing cover letter for an accounting and finance job?

 We are providing you some tips that will turn out an eye-catching job application letter if properly followed. Below are mentioned those tips:

  1. Use a professional template to make your letter look like an expert-written.
  2. Use equal spacing in all the paragraphs and sections of the cover letter.
  3. Write about your personality in the first section, the first section is a first impression.
  4. Mention your experience and relate it with the job, because the company is looking for the required person, not a person with diverse experience in irrelevant fields. 
  5. Do no make stories or narrate un-necessary information, this will make your cover letter look like bundles of words that no one would like to read. 
  6. Stay stick to the job description, prove that why you are a perfect fit for the job.
  7. Use proper introductory and conclusion greetings that will make a good impact on your personality in the eye of the recruiter.
  8. State why the company should choose you, what past jobs you have done and what difference did you make in the previous jobs by your presence.

Sample accounting and finance cover letter:

Here are attached some sample cover letters for the job post of accounting and finance. Our professionals and experts write these letters, and you can edit them as per your requirements. 


This part includes the address, line by line, with the proper dates.


Below are attached some sample introductory lines for the accounting and finance cover letter:

  • An ACCA (Member) accounts & finance professional having {{Number of years}} years of professional experience in accounts and finance, during my professional career I have worked in areas like finance & accounting, payroll management, financial analysis, etc.
  • Thank you for reviewing my resume. I'm interested to work at your firm. I believe that my knowledge accumulated from experience for the past ten years would provide a valuable contribution to your firm.
  • I am writing to apply for the Finance / Accounts / Audit position with your esteemed organization. I am a financial professional with over {{Number of years}} years in the field. My knowledge of the ins and outs of finance is vast and I thoroughly enjoy the work in Finance/Accounts/Audit with M/s Oxford University Press, SIDA (World Bank Partner) and lastly with CSC LLC, I maintain company-wide financial records oversee audits manage the finance/accounts and communicate financial status reports to key players.
  • I am looking for a highly challenging opportunity in the field of Accounts as a senior professional that can provide me with a competitive working environment where I can enrich myself professionally with the traits needed to deal with a variety of situations in an innovative, effective and efficient manner. A fast-paced and rewarding organization like yours will give me an edge to demonstrate my skills and abilities while simultaneously contributing to the company’s corporate values and goals.
  • I would like to propose my candidacy for your position of Accounts and Finance Department. I am a highly professional, qualified, and experienced for 9 years with an extensive background in the Accounts & Finance Department (Hospitality, Trading, and Manufacturing) and with my practical experience and long track record of success I am confident that I can become a top performer for your company.

Body/main text:

This part explains the most necessary content of a cover letter. Here are some sample lines:

  • The objective is to work in an exciting and professional environment of the organization with personal development and growth possibilities and to achieve the company’s goal through professional ethics, sincere commitment, and hard work.
  • My past employment experience has involved {{Number of years}} years in audit with one of the big four and {{Number of years}} years of banking & finance in local Bank mainly, including financial analysis skills, and strong credit and knowledge of Islamic Finance products and processing conventional bank finance products, and credit review.
  • Moreover, I am currently working in a managerial position in accounts and finance in a retail business, looking after banking relationships and sourcing finance from banks, as well as, managing the business cash flow and day to day accounts with the assistance of my team of accounts.
  • From an educational perspective, I hold a bachelor’s degree in Accounts & Finance and a Master Degree in International Business from the University of {{University Name}}.
  • I have a strong grasp of finance procedures as well as the laws and governance surrounding corporate finance. My analytic time-management and communication skills are excellent allowing me to manage the numerous duties of Finance/Accounts with ease.
  • I am a licensed CPA and have done Bachelor of Science in Accountancy from a reputable university. I can synergize my academic excellence with exemplary practical experience which has always yielded remarkable results. Please consider this overview of my contributions and accomplishments, highlighted further in my enclosed CV.
  • Well versed at Revenue and Cashflow Management, Debt Collection, and Budgeting, Forecasting, Generating Investment Analysis, Purchase Analysis, Creating SOP’s, preparing Strategic Planning, and conducting Audit.

Complimentary close:

Make sure to end the letter with appropriate words and thank the recruiter for giving his/her valuable time in reading your job application. Here are sample lines:

  • Enclosed is my CV that includes the above achievements and outlines several others that will be of interest to you. I would appreciate the opportunity to discuss your requirements further, and to establish my skills as a match for them.
  • Please feel free to call me at my mobile number or email me I look forward to our meeting. 
  • I am looking forward to hearing from you soon regarding the status of my application.
  • Thank you for your consideration.
  • I would genuinely look forward to bringing these skills to the team at your esteemed organization. I believe you'll find my credentials and personal qualities will more than meet your expectations and I'm confident I would be a productive addition to your staff.
  • Please reach out at your earliest convenience to set up a meeting to discuss this opportunity further. 
  • The enclosed profile is a summary of my experience. I look forward to the opportunity of further discussing, in detail, my ability to fulfill your requirements.
  • Looking soft response from your kind side.


Always include your signatures at the end of your cover letters. You can include digital signatures in the letter. Also, you can handwrite them in the hard copy of the cover letter.

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Elvia Boone(2/25/2021) - NZL

Great file to use.

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