Sample Payroll Specialist Cover Letter

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Mark Houghton
1606 Clarence Court
Jacksonville, NC 28540

Sep 7, 2010

Mrs. Marie Davis
Citizens Financial Group
206 Hickory Heights Drive
Baltimore, MD 21202

Dear Mrs. Davis,

With reference to your advertisement on, I present my resume for the position of Payroll Specialist for Citizens Financial Group.

I have been employed in Payroll Operations for the past 11 years, and have worked the last five of this time as a Payroll Specialist at Paychex. Previous to this position, I worked as a representative; and then gained more experience to become a Payroll Specialist to deal with the varying differences in payroll wages, company regulation, and pay increase steps. I am fully knowledgeable about payroll software and computer applications, as well as have owned the responsibility of scheduling and following through with accurate and timely delivery of payroll checks on a weekly basis. I am a great team player and love working with people.

Please schedule a time that we can meet and discuss your position and my qualifications further. I thank you for your time, and ask that you contact me at the following number: (333)-144-6441.


Mark Houghton

Mark Houghton

Resume Attached as MS Word Document

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