Great question Jennifer! Administration work lets you become familiar with many areas of a company. A great firm is very much a "living organism" and Administrative/Administrator roles typically interact with many departments as well as people at all levels of the organization. I've been a Software License and Asset Manager at several firms and the Administrative responsibilities I had introduced me to alot of people at my firms.
Bill recommends the following next steps:
- Seek out opportunities by setting up job searches using keyword "Adminstrator".