Having a career as financial analyst is not an easy one. The term of financial analysts is describe as a person who provide guidance to businesses and individuals making investment decisions. In the other words, you have to make other people or other company to be rich or get a better money based on your assumptions and financial calculation. This is a type of career that requires a good education preparation and also hard work. You will be valued very high and won’t have an difficulties on changing your company if you can prove that you make your company or your clients becoming more success. In that case, a cover letter should be a formality only to fulfill human resources administrative procedure.
Below is a financial analyst cover letter sample that you can use to give you idea on how to make one. The Microsoft Word version is available at the end of this post.
I am writing to apply for the position of Financial Analyst of your company, as advertised last week. I am interested to join your company due to the many opportunities I can take to both develop my financial skills and apply what I have had in my previous jobs and experiences in the similar field.
I have succeeded to increase my company profit by 20% because of my depth financial analysis which correctly predicted the direction of the market last year. I have strong comprehension on financial and cost accounting, as well as its procedures, practices, principles, and internal control-system. These skills and experiences are combined with my excellent ability in operating computers, working with the up to date accounting software, and in working under pressure. In addition, I am a detail oriented person, preventing me from making serious mistakes in doing my job.
I would be happy to have further discussion about this position in more detail. I can be contacted at (999) 333-0000. I am looking forward to hearing from you soon.