Pros: explicit willingness to work with school schedule, excellent training, wide range of assignment types.
Cons: lack of advancement opportunities.
Daily duties varied widely based on time of year and on which supervisor had priority at any given time. Basic duties included answering and directing calls, filing paperwork, assisting visitors, sorting and delivering mail, stocking office supplies, and making copies. Other duties varied depending by supervisor but included editing and sending emails, organizing faculty searches, filing invoices, and other general clerical tasks. The best part of the job was the friendly and supportive atmosphere, the hardest part was assisting upset students when classes were abruptly cancelled.