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Young Professional of the Year

Awarded to an individual who within their first 10 years of their career has shown excellent performance and contribution beyond their formal role. This might be within the organisation that they are employed, in ventures or community organisations they may be involved in external to their employment and/or general contribution to their wider industry.
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Entry Criteria

Each award entry must begin with a brief overview of your company, product or service that relates to the category you are entering.

Entries (maximum 1,500 word count excluding your brief company, service or product overview and testimonials) will then be assessed against the following criteria:

1. Leadership (30%)
How has the nominee demonstrated practical leadership in different environments which is beyond the expectations of their experience or training.

2. Outcomes and Results (30%)
What extraordinary outcomes or results have been achieved by the nominee in their industry or organisation.  

3. Growth in non-technical skills (30%)
How has the nominee developed their non-technical traits including problem-solving skills and the ability to communicate well with all stakeholders.

4. Testimonials (10%)
Please provide up to three testimonials (maximum 250 word count per testimonial) from consumers, industry commentators or business peers as to why this entrant should win over and above other entrants.

How to enter

The deadline for receipt of your entry is 17:00 or 5pm on 3 November 2021.

There is a fee of $99 + GST per award entry. When you enter your registration details on the NZ Compare Awards website, an invoice will be generated and emailed to you. This can be paid via direct payment to our bank account. The invoice is payable on the 20th of the month following the date of invoice. Late payment or payment after the deadline may result in your entry becoming void.

GCGL will not accept additional material by email or other means unless there are exceptional circumstances and with our permission. GCGL will not accept any entry made after 17:00 on 3 November 2021. 

If you need any help, just get in touch with our awards team on awards@nzcompare.com

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