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 a child, I would often tag along with my father to his small accounting firm, fascinated by the world of numbers and inspired by his dedication to helping clients navigate the complexities of tax accounting. Now, with five years of experience under my belt, I am excited to bring my skills and passion for tax accounting to a global powerhouse like Deloitte, as I apply for the Tax Accountant position.
While browsing through EY's recent "How Tax Is Changing" report, I was struck by the emphasis on the role technology plays in shaping the future of tax. As a tech-savvy Tax Accountant with a strong foundation in tax laws and a keen interest in the impact of technology on the industry, I am eager to contribute my expertise to EY's forward-thinking approach in the Tax Accountant role.
One of the first things I noticed when researching KPMG is their commitment to diversity and inclusion, as well as the importance placed on fostering a collaborative work environment. I have always thrived in teams that value different perspectives, and as a Tax Accountant with a proven track record of identifying tax-saving opportunities, I am excited to join KPMG's collaborative approach to delivering top-notch services to clients.
A few months ago, I participated in a financial literacy workshop, where I had the opportunity to teach underserved communities about tax planning and financial management. This experience reignited my passion for using my tax accounting skills to make a tangible impact on people's lives. As I apply for the Tax Accountant position at BDO, I am excited to combine my technical expertise with my desire to help clients navigate the intricacies of tax laws and achieve financial success.
While attending a networking event last year, I had the pleasure of speaking with several Grant Thornton employees. Their enthusiasm for the company's innovative approach to tax services and their genuine sense of camaraderie left a lasting impression on me. As a Tax Accountant who thrives in a creative and supportive environment, I am excited to apply for the Tax Accountant position at Grant Thornton, where I can contribute to shaping the future of tax solutions.