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Top 10 Administrative Clerk Interview Questions
1. Why do you want a career as an administrative clerk?
Administrative Clerk
General office clerks do a broad range of administrative tasks, including answering telephones, typing or word processing, and filing. However, tasks vary widely in different jobs.
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Administrative Clerk Interview Questions
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If I called your boss right now and asked him or her what is an area that you could improve on, what would he or she say?
 
User Submitted Interview Answers
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Something I could improve on would have to be communication especially in front a crowd. But I always push through it and manage to get it done.
 
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To improve on my personality skill.
 
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Explain how you would be an asset to this organization.
 
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Well I am very detail oriented, have very good time management skills, and I am reliable.
 
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Always at work early so the company gets more hours from me.
 
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Have you ever had difficulty with a supervisor?
 
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No, most of my supervisors have been very supportive and have always been willing to discuss any areas in which an improvement can be made in my daily job duties.
 
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No I get along with everyone, I am a team player.
 
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By providing examples, convince me that you can adapt to a wide variety of people, situations and environments.
 
User Submitted Interview Answers
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In my job as a steno typist II, I was asked to type correspondence, fill in as a typist/receptionist, and work within the central records area of the department. During my time in the central records, I had to work with a co-worker who kept trying to change my way of filing - I finally mentioned it to my supervisor, and the co-worker was called to Human Resources. While working as a data entry clerk, I was periodically asked to work overtime, sometimes until 7 or 8 p. M. At night in order to complete application forms for farmers to obtain funding - I was always happy to assist in this.
 
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Lived in the NT and there a wide multicultural.
 
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What would you change about yourself to make you a better administrative clerk?
 
User Submitted Interview Answers
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Perhaps a better understanding of how the administration area is run, as well as learning more about telephone etiquette and learning about reception duties as well.
 
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I am open to suggestions but have been working in the administrative roles for 25 years +
 
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What kind of supervisor gets the best work performance from you?
 
User Submitted Interview Answers
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A supervisor who is willing to discuss any problems that may arise in the performance of my job assignments as well as ways to improve them.
 
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Micro Managers/supervisors need to back off.
 
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