If you are writing a government accountant cover letter be sure to show the hiring manager your expertise at making sure government accounting records are correct and paying close attention to the records of people and companies who deal with the government. The ability to do one's job with honesty and integrity will be among applicants' most important attributes and should be noted in all government accountant cover letters.
234 Hansen Drive
Wilson's Cove, California 99999
June 19, 2006
Mr. Edmund Louis
United States Postal Service
Wilson's Cove Station
Wilson's Cove, CA 99999
Dear Mr. Louis:
On JobBankUSA.com and in the job list posted at the postal stations I've visited, I saw your need for a government accountant with experience. I'm such a person. I'm a trained public accountant and I have worked in this capacity with other government accountants for the Corps of Engineers with the United States Army. My enclosed resume includes details about this position.
I'm sending this cover letter today to let you know I'm open for employment and experienced in the area you need. Can we meet for an interview and discuss further what you want from the person you hire? I will come in to your office at your convenience any weekday between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Give me a call at 879-567-9090 and I'll be respond immediately.
I appreciate your taking time to consider me for the job.