If you're struggling to start your cover letter, here are 6 different variations that have worked for others, along with why they worked. Use them as inspiration for your introductory paragraph.
As an avid Amazon customer and a zealous advocate for the power of accounting in driving efficiency, the Senior Accountant position at the company immediately captured my attention. My 8 years of experience in the field, coupled with my passion for developing innovative financial solutions, aligns perfectly with the pioneering spirit that Amazon embodies.
In my 8-year accounting journey, I've had the opportunity to work with various industries. Still, nothing is quite as exciting as applying my skill set to a company that revolutionizes the way we live and work—like Apple. The Senior Accountant role at Apple presents the perfect opportunity for me to contribute my expertise, while working with a team that's changing the world one innovative product at a time.
Growing up, I always marveled at the innovative gadgets and technology showcased by Google. As a seasoned accountant, I see the Senior Accountant position as a unique opportunity to apply my financial skills and expertise to a company whose commitment to enhancing users' daily lives has always resonated with me, both personally and professionally.
Having navigated the world of finance in various industries over the past 8 years, I can't begin to express my excitement at the prospect of joining Tesla's team as a Senior Accountant. Tesla's commitment to sustainable energy solutions and groundbreaking technology perfectly aligns with my passion for efficient financial processes and my desire to contribute to a company that's making a tangible difference in the world.
As a long-time user of social media platforms and a finance professional with 8 years of experience, I am thrilled to apply for the Senior Accountant role at Facebook. My passion for connecting people through technology, combined with my expertise in accounting, makes me eager to contribute to a company that has transformed the way we communicate and share information globally.