A: Hello, come in.
B: (while shaking hands) Nice to meet you. My name is Scott.
A: Nice to meet you, too. I am Raman. I will be your interviewer. Have a seat.
B: I am here seeking the secretary position. Have you received my English resume?
A: Yes, I have, but the interview itself is the most important thing. Many people’s resumes are the same. Let’s begin. Why did you leave your last job?
A:是的,但是面试才是最重要的。许多人 的简历都差不多。让我们开始吧。你为 什么离开你原来的公司？
B: For years till now I have studied English with many foreign friends and foreign teachers. English is very important in China now. There was little opportunity-in my old job to grow. To secure a good future, I need to find an active position using my English skills. I have researched your company, and believe it has the type of positive atmosphere I need.
B：几年来我一直和我的外国朋友与老师学 习英文。现在在中国英语是很重要的。 但是我原来的职位没什么发展机会。为 将来着想，我需要一份充满活力的工作 能发挥我的英语才能。我研究过你们公司,我相信这儿有我所需要的积极向上 的环境。
A: Good. What were your greatest accomplishments at your last company?
B: In addition to being secretary to the CEO, I designed several logos for our advertising department, including our business cards. I am proud of this.
B:除了给总裁做秘书以外，我为我们的广 告部做过一些广告设计，包括我们的名 片设计。我对此很自豪。
A:I see. What is your greatest strength?
B: As you can see from my resume, I have studied computeracy extensively and have four years’ experience as a top secretary.
B:就像您能从我的简历中看到的，我全面 地学习过计算机知识，并做了 4年高级 秘书。
A: I’m sorry, I mean what are your personal strengths. Tell me something that you didn’t put on your resume. Can you do that?
B: Of course, I would be glad to. My greatest personal strength is my ability to work well with others. In addition to being amiable, I am a good listener.
B:当然，我很乐意。我最大的优点是与人 合作的能力。除了生性平和外，我还善 于听取别人的意见。
A: Very good. How about solitary work?
B: Often in my last job. I set up our intranet by myself to share the information and materials within the company. And I maintained the intranet by myself. Without my help, my co-workers would not be able to do their work so efficiently. So every day, I had some solitary work.
B:我以前的工作需要做很多的独立工作。 我独立为原来的公司设计了一个内部网 站,共享内部信息和资源。而且我独自 一个维护这个内部网。在我的帮助下， 我的同事们的工作效率更高。因此，每 天我都要做些独立的工作。
A: Nice. Now, can you tell me what you feel is your greatest weakness?
B: Sure, I would be happy to. I ask myself to do everything perfectly. Sometimes I am too picky.I feel that is my greatest weakness.
B:可以，我很乐意。我做事追求完美，所以 有的时候我可能太吹毛求疵了。我觉得 那是我最大的弱点。
A: Good, Miss Roman. What interests you most about your career as a secretary?
B: i enjoy interacting with other people. In addition, by working hard I can make a difference.I have made my company a better place to do business.
B:我喜欢与人交往。此外，通过努力工作，我可以使事情变得不同。我的努力已经 使我原来的公司形成了一个更好的工作 环境。
A: Usually for our new workers, we have a three-week training program. It will take a lot of time, maybe 60 hours per week. How do you feel about this? Do you think you can handle it?
A:通常,我们会给新员工安排3周的培训。 那是挺费时间的，可能每周有60小时。 你觉得怎样？能坚持下来吗？
B: No problem. If it helps improve my work skills, then I would be glad to take the program.
A: Do you have any questions for me?
B: Seeing my experience and motivation, what starting salary could I expect?
A: If we decide to give you the job, you could expect about RMB 4,000 yuan a month. Any more questions, Miss Roman?
A：如果我们决定录用你，你每月的薪水大 概在4000元人民币左右。还有其他问 题吗，拉曼小姐？
B: None. Thank you for your time.
A: It has been my pleasure. We will call you soon with a reply.
B: Thanks again, Mr. Scott.
A: You're welcome.