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Executive Assistant Interview Questions in New York, NY

Executive Assistant Interview Questions in New York, NY

Like administrative assistants, executive assistants must demonstrate exceptional organizational, time management, and interpersonal skills. Executives are looking for candidates with impeccable written and oral abilities who can manage typical administrative software. Expect interviewers to ask how you would handle a variety of difficult situations, such as prioritizing multiple deadlines, working well in groups, and defusing irate people.

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Do you mind staying longer, including Saturday work, during tax season?

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why do you want to work here?

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It seemed important that I answer if I was interested in a career in beauty pr specifically

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They asked about how often I read media outlets and what some of my go to sites and magazines were.

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The question was how do I feel about working under pressure, meeting dead lines and being able to handle multiple jobs at the same time

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Why do I want this job

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What is your ideal day at the office?

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Some questions were not directly related to job but highlighted your soft skills, such as your ability to work on a team, if you could work in a fast paced environment, if you were willing to roll up your sleeves and wear many hats. The company is a very small group of people that have a unified goal to help grow the company.

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What type of experience do I have?

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for the internship, they asked me about my past internships that were not in advertising. This was unexpected, but I think they wanted to know if I was well rounded or not. For the AAE position, they asked me if I thought I was ready for this.

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