What skills or attributes would the ideal candidate for this job have?
While you most likely read the job description before you applied, asking this question will give you more details about the position. This will give your employer a chance to tell you exactly what they are looking for and a more in-depth description of what the job entails. Also, if your employer mentions something that you didn’t talk about, now you have a second chance.
Here are words and phrases you should always say at a job interview.