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Tailoring your Letter to a Job Posting (Help-Wanted Ad) #2 — Comparing Letters:
Compare two responses to the same ad.
First the job posting:
- PAYROLL ACCOUNTANT I
Trico Services Co. a multiplant conglomerate has an opportunity for a payroll accountant responsible for processing corporate payroll tax reporting proper accounting and continuous improvement strategies. Requires technical knowledge of both payroll processing and information systems. Four-year degree and/or three years’ experience in discipline preferred.
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