What is it like working as an Administrative Assistant?
Administrative Assistant in Cape Town:
"I want a raise."
Pros: Problem Solving.
The fact that there are challengers.
Cons: When the workload gets too much it brings about stress and pressure, so much so that I sometimes gives up my lunch to finish.
Not enough money.
Administrative Assistant in Johannesburg:
"Very Informative, Customer Service."
Pros: Liaising with different people everyday, learning more about the company.
Cons: Nothing bad I enjoy my job, I used to hate debt collection because it was first time on the job but now I am enjoying.
Administrative Assistant in Durban:
"It Is Challenging But Exciting."
Pros: I learn how to do everyone's job and I can bridge into any department. I am always the first to be called for exciting events, new tasks and projects and work closely with the director.
Cons: Sometimes not having a focused task in the organisation makes one vulnerable to abuse.