Analyst / Fund Accountant

Attn: Human Resource Department

I am looking for a full-time level position in the field of Finance that will help bring me closer to my goal of becoming a financial analyst. I understand that to become a successful financial analyst one must obtain certain skills and abilities. It is my belief I posses those skills necessary. My academic background includes a B.S. degree in Business Finance from St. John’s University in May 2005. My studies have given me a solid foundation in finance by my participation in the following courses Business & Economic Statistics I &II, International Banking and Finance, Securities Analysis & Portfolio Management, Investments and Commercial Banking and Capital Money Markets, Corporate Financial Analysis Computer & Business Software. Also, I plan on obtaining my CFA and have enrolled for the level I exam in June 2008.
I understand, in addition to learning core concepts and definitions of financial instruments, the prospective candidate must be team-oriented; able to work well under pressure and make decisions in a timely manner. These characteristics I have acquired in both my studies and work experience. My previous work experience has contributed to enhancing my analytical and communication skills. I am accustomed to daily interaction with customers as well as assessing and determining the appropriate product that will satisfy their individual needs. In addition, I am familiar with the financial markets, securities and the necessary analytical tools used to make the suitable decision for the investor.
I am a serious applicant with skills, maturity, integrity, perseverance and abilities to embark on a career in the financial field. I am well organized, goal oriented, driven and not afraid of hard work. I maintain a high level of professionalism and always strive for continued excellence. I am confident that I can provide value to you and your customers as a member of team. I have attached a copy of my resume as a MS Word document. I greatly appreciate you taking the time to review my credentials and experience in the hopes of a future face-to-face meeting. Thank you for considering my application for this position. I look forward to receiving your reply. Best Regards,
Francesco Buffa
staten island,ny

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