Pros: interacting with different department, units and individuals'
Cons: budget cuts, was laid off from work.
A typical day at work involves assisting multiple managers and sometines the CFO. Meeting with managers first and getting important to do business assignments ready for the start of the day. Consulting with various departments, directors and office workers. Handling open invoice analysis report for accounts payable to various vendors, Developing and – more... producing excel spreadsheet reports for various contracts for end of year review.
The lesson learned is to take advantage of the free employee courses offered by the company to enhance one's skill. Be very well organized, always have an extra copy of documents prepared. Stay away from office gossip. Be focused, detailed and organized.
Management could be a bit more organized and less wasteful.
In the workplace you meet some friendly co-workers and a tiny group that tries to sabotage your work.
The hardest part of the job was working full-time and attending evening graduate classes with assignments and group projects and trying to work around other employees work schedule.
The most enjoyable part of the job is interacting with different indivduals from other departments, learning to use other softwares and working inside a few different departments. – less