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Microsoft Office Information Technology

Durban, KZN, South Africa
March 06, 2018

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To whom it may concern

I am enthusiastically applying for this post because I firmly believe that a combination of my natural ability, technical expertise and work experience all make me an ideal candidate for this role. I am intimately familiar with key fields such as Microsoft office, excel and word. I would also bring value to the company like a basic knowledge of financial expertise, computers and mathematics, as I have been in the financial field. I believe that I have required skills listed for and furthermore I would like to state that I am keen to join a winning team and reputable company, where I will be able to develop useful skills that will be of great value to me later on in my career. Another reason for my application is I am ambitious and therefore see myself progressing in the company, I consider myself a productive worker whom exerts optimal effort to ensure all tasks given to me are completed on time and to the highest standards. My strengths include, but are not limited to the following.

A motivated self-starter who takes the initiative, and who can work with minimal supervision.

Being committed to providing a superior service to any company I work for.

Fully computer literate with extensive software knowledge and proficiency covering a wide variety of applications.

I also love working and interacting with people.

I have excellent work ethics as my records speak for itself.

I am professional at all times and will never jeopardise my career for anything.

I am a fast and efficient learner in any field.

I can also work under pressure and take my relevant duties very seriously.

Greater details of my accomplishments and achievements can be found in resume. I am available for interview at any time and can start work at short notice. Thank you for the time you have taken to consider my application, and I eagerly look forward to hearing from you. I guarantee you will not be disappointed in giving me an opportunity to work in such an establishment.

Yours sincerely

Valerina Choonoo





Personal details

Name: Valerina

Surname: Choonoo

Address: 31 Marula Circle

Trenance Park



Nationality: South African

Race: Indian

Marital Status: Married

Criminal Record: None

I.D. Number: 830**********

Home Language: English

Other Languages: Afrikaans

Drivers license: Code 08

Contact number: 082*******

Email address:


Primary School Attended: Trenance Park Primary (1988-1995)

Secondary School attended: Trenance Park Secondary (1996-2000)

Grade Completed: 12 (Matric) in December 2000

Subjects: English Home language

Afrikaans Additional language



Speech & Drama

Information technology


Primary School: Awards: Dux,

Good Fellowship,

Sports girl

Principals Awards

Subject Awards

Secondary School : Member of the Rotary interact club

: Played volleyball and netball for school

: Prefect


Current employment: Old Mutual Durban North

Position: Personal Financial Advisor

Duration: 1ST October 2015 to current


Meet with clients to do effective financial planning

Explain Old Mutual products in detail

Monitor clients policies and update them

Recommend the best solutions for their financial status

Educate clients on the benefits and risks of all policies.

Specialize on investments and short term insurance

Reference: Kaycee Govender

Cell: 082-***-****

Employment History

1.Sugarmill Casino : 2001 -2003


Attending to guests

Interacting with people

Admin duties



Reference: Mr Ivan Isaacs – 031*******

2. Trenance Park Primary School : 2013-2014


Assisting with grade R students

Admin duties

Assisted in fund raising

Reference: Mrs L Naidoo – 083*******

I believe that the additional skills I have acquired during my journey, will empower to be a suitable candidate for this position.

Problem solving

Ability to identify and understand the needs and strategic objectives of the business.

Ability to identify control exposures and to support the business effort in managing and minimising potential risk through effective controls

Decision making

Ability to make decisions after due consideration of facts

Responsible for highlighting control gaps and failures to be escalated and follow this through until a decision is made by the appropriate forum.

Leads/facilitates individuals and teams, thereby stimulating high performance

I believe that I am a hard worker, ambitious and have the ability to achieve my goals. I think this job will give me the opportunity to build on my career. I enjoy working with numbers and computers so this job will not just be a place where I work just to acquire money it will be a place where I enjoy the environment and I will have that opportunity to say “I am one of those people who love my job”, and leave no room for REGRET

Thank you.

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