2016 Manchester PA of the Year Awards Categories
Award winners will be recognised across a variety of categories including:
The Robert Walters' Excellence Award
Sponsored by Executive Partner - Robert Walters
The Manchester PA Network Ambassador Award
Sponsored by Executive Partner - Manchester PA Network
Lifetime Achievement Award
Sponsored by Platinum Award Sponsor - Emirates
PA Team of the Year
Sponsored by Platinum Award Sponsor - Pitman Training
This category is for a team of support professionals who work over and above expectations, as a team. You will have examples of excellent team work and highlight added value to the business you work for. Providing specific examples of the above in your application will help the judges take your team into consideration.
Additional Category Criteria
There must be at least three administrative staff in the team to qualify for this category.
All team members must work for the same company.
Best Event Organised by a PA
Sponsored by Key Sponsor - Make Events
Above and Beyond
Sponsored by Platinum Awards Sponsor - Eclectic Hotels
Its not only your daily responsibilities which make you stand-out. The winner of the Above & Beyond award will have gone that extra-mile, outside of their duties, to make a difference in their job. Have you organised a charity event within the company, or set up a networking group, or even initiated an office sports team? If so, tell us all about it.
Sponsored by Platinum Award Sponsor - Gaucho
New this year - this award will recognise those whose names are practically synonymous with their brands and are consistently motivated to promote their business to be the best in their industry.
- Line Manager of the Year
We recognise that as Senior PAs progress in their career, commonly they will manage a team - adding a new dynamic and set of responsibilities to the job. This award will recognise a winner who works in a support role and manages a team of at least 2 people. If you think your Office Manager or Senior PA deserves this award, nominate them today!
Star of the Future
Sponsored by The Palace Hotel
We are looking for the best newcomer who is already showing signs of being a future PA of the Year. The winner of this award will show initiative and be able to demonstrate their current capabilities, along with an eagerness to progress in the support profession. This award is open to applicants who have worked as a support professional 18 months or less.