Executives count on administrative assistants to keep busy schedules and company activities as clear and easy-to-navigate as possible. Expect questions about your organizational, time management, and communication skills. Many of these questions will be story-based, so come ready to explain a time when you successfully juggled multiple deadlines or were able to handle difficult customers at the front desk. Though these interviews focus primarily on soft skills, you may be asked to answer a question about your ability to use basic administrative software.
Have you worked with someone you didn't like? If so, how did you handle it?
Yes, I've worked with someone who I found difficult to like as a person, but, I chose to focus on the experience and skills that they brought to the group. We worked well after that.