HAPPY NEW YEAR!  Welcome to the new year and an exciting and very busy year ahead for AAPNZ

Regional Gatherings - February & March, dates to be confirmed

Administrative Professionals Day (APD) - Wednesday 22 April

AGM & Conference - Chateau on the Park, Christchurch - 31 July to 1 August 2015

Administrative Professional of the Year Award - application details out soon

  • We have 11 groups nationwide offering fantastic networking with other experienced administrative professionals; access to wonderful training opportunities; and recognition of members' achievements. Members include recent newcomers to the profession through to experienced administrative professionals, both male and female. You have a sense of professional identity and belonging through being a member of AAPNZ. Check to see if there is a group near you, and take advantage of networking, mentoring, sharing common experiences, listening to interesting speakers, upskilling, socialising ... and having fun. 

For more information, please phone 0800 469 737 or email membership@aapnz.org.nz.


The theme for 2014 - 2015 period as announced by Wendy Rapana National President is:




 ADMINISTRATIVE VACANCYADAlexis LewGor, current AAPNZ member and immediate past NET member and part of the World Administrators Summit Advisory Committee for AAPNZ, was named as a finalist in the prestigious Westpac Women of Influence Awards. Learn more about Alexis here.  Marie Hucker and Kim Donovan represented AAPNZ PDL and NET respectively and said the Award evening was amazing.  Alexis was up against tough competition and whilst she did not get placed, in our eyes she's an absolute winner - well done Alexis!

  Professional Development


 Aspire 2015

Providing career guidance, practical strategies and skills development for junior to mid-level EA/PAs - 10 & 11 February 2015, Stamford Plaza, Auckland

Member discount - Members of AAPNZ receive a 20% discount on the conference. Enter the promotion code when registering online.  MORE  

   Register today to secure your spot!  


New Strategic Partners & Sponsors 



 The Career AcademyCertificate of Business Administration is an online training course presented in plain language and will give you a sound knowledge of office administration and procedures. This course is designed for job seekers, those wanting to update their admin skills or employers wishing to improve efficiency.   It consists of 10 modules and there is a payment plan as low as $25/week to assist you to invest in this training.  Check it out.





See their exclusive offer for AAPNZ members by clicking here


Training Opportunities

Bright*Star Training - click  here for more information

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