Marketing Executive Assistant Sample Job Interview Questions

Marketing Executive Assistant Sample Job Interview Questions

 

Here are sample Marketing Executive Assistant job interview questions designed specifically for the Executive Assistant career field.

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how have you prepared yourself for this role as a Marketing Executive Assistant?

Tell me how you keep meetings on track as a Marketing Executive Assistant. Give a specific example.

As EA in our marketing team, you will assist in presentations. Describe your PowerPoint and technical skills.

In this position you will be required to conduct research for RFP team. What is your experience with research and RFP’s?

You will have to assist or co-facilitate marketing presentations. What was the toughest presentation you have made?

One of the main responsibilities is to support the marketing managers by writing all of the content for marketing materials, pitchbooks and RFPs. Tell me about your experience writing company documents. Can you provide me a sample of your business writing?

Unfortunately, some solutions don’t always correct problems. Can you think of an interesting solution you generated as a Marketing Executive Assistant that did not correct the problem? What was the solution? How did you come up with the idea?

How do you establish performance standards for your subordinates? Tell me about the process you use as a Marketing Executive Assistant. Give an example of a time when this worked for you.

Some products have a short sales cycle, and others, a long sales cycle. Which do you prefer and why?

Have you ever received feedback from your boss on your organization skills?

Have you planned any conferences, workshops, or retreats? What steps did you take for one of these?

It is easy to have an occasional accident or security violation when working on a job as complex or dangerous as yours. What accidents or security violations have either you or your work group had in the past year? Five years? Explain.

What is your greatest failure, and what did you learn from it?

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Bonus Questions


  • How important are promotions and advancement to you?
  • How did you choose your last employer?
  • Can you describe a time when your work was criticized?

Daily Interview Tip

It's hard to overturn a negative first impression. Prior to your interview day, be ready by picking out an outfit, writing down the interview information such as the name of interviewer, address, and directions on how to get there. You should have some information from the prospective employer about the role and company. Think about answers you might give to their questions, particularly with regard to competency based questions.