Admin Mock Interview

To help you prepare for your Admin interview, here are 20 interview questions and answer examples.

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In which ways can an administrator contribute to a company's overall success?

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20 Admin Interview Questions & Answers

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  • 1. In which ways can an administrator contribute to a company's overall success?

  • 2. Have you ever trained or coached another administrator?

  • 3. What types of projects do you get excited to work on?

  • 4. What are your favorite apps and technical resources?

  • 5. How do you keep your digital files organized?

  • 6. Walk me through a typical day in your most recent position.

  • 7. Being at the front desk, how do you minimize distractions?

  • 8. If you could take any admin related coursework, what would you choose?

  • 9. What are the latest versions of Microsoft Office you have used? Rate your level of comfort in the suite of programs, from 1-10.

  • 10. Describe the office environment in which you best thrive.

  • 11. Why do you want a career as an administrator?

  • 12. What technical, and computer skills, do you possess?

  • 13. As an administrator, what do you believe is your best asset?

  • 14. Have you ever been overloaded with work? How did you manage?

  • 15. Are you comfortable handling a very busy, multi-line phone system?

  • 16. How well do you work in a cross-departmental environment?

  • 17. What is your secret to a successful career as an administrator?

  • 18. What is your proudest achievement in your administrator career?

  • 19. What is the most difficult situation you have had to face as an administrator? How did you overcome it?

  • 20. How do you evaluate success in your day-to-day activities?