Up & Coming PA of the Year!

Executive PA Media’s ‘Up and Coming PA of the Year Award’ is a timely celebration of PAs at the start of their career journey who’ve already demonstrated the potential to become a future leader.  At Hays Office Support we’re proud to sponsor this award for the fifth consecutive year. After all, as recruiting experts we see daily the impact that PAs with the desire to learn, progress and succeed have in their world of work.


This category is open to those with 4 years experience or less (anymore and you are in the wrong playground!)

An Executive Assistant or aspiring one with an extremely professional attitude, they may not yet have all the skills or polish required but will already be showing signs that they could be a future PA of the year.

The nomination should illustrate that the entrant has a natural flair for the profession, a keenness to progress their career, together with evidence of their current capabilities and details of a particular instance or situation where the their outstanding potential and abilities have been successfully demonstrated.

Whilst a positive tone to the submission is key, just as important will be the facts and evidence to back up your submission.

If you are a mentor to an up and coming EA this is a perfect category for you to nominate your mentee and should they reach finalist stage you will have given them an invaluable boost for their future professional development.

If you from an HR department and have a potential bright star (or stars) in the wings you are encouraged to nominate them and can make multiple nominations.

Bosses and employers are also encouraged to nominate

Self nominations are encouraged

Start your nomination now and you can always login and add to it later.

PRIZE: The winner of this award will win three nights deluxe accommodation at Coral Sea Resort in a Coral Sea Spa Suites, featuring a king size bed, couple’s outdoor balcony spa and double hammock all overlooking magnificent sea views. Inclusive of a full breakfast daily, plus the bonus of an indulgent evening in our award winning Clipper restaurant to enjoy Chef’s five course tasting menu.  The prize includes return airfares for two people into Whitsundays Coast (Proserpine) airport from either Brisbane, Sydney or Melbourne, including transfers to and from the Coral Sea Resort. Positioned on the absolute oceanfront and just a short stroll via seaside boardwalk to the enchanting Airlie Beach village; lies the Coral Sea Resort, Perfectly positioned with direct access to the Whitsunday Islands and the Great Barrier Reef. The iconic Coral Sea Resort rates as one of the most appealing Airlie Beach Resorts in the magical Whitsundays, combining first class facilities with award winning legendary hospitality.