Jobs in Des Moines, Iowa, United States

Jobs in Des Moines — “Hartford of the West”

Located in the state of Iowa, Des Moines is Polk County’s county seat. According to the census in 2010, the city’s population was at more than 203,000. This number is added to the tourists who visit Des Moines’ attractions, such as the State Capitol, the Greater Des Moines Botanical Center, the Iowa State Fair, the Des Moines Art Center, the Salisbury House & Gardens, the Blank Park Zoo, and the Science Center of Iowa. More than its tourist sites, Des Moines is the main hub of the country’s insurance industry and has a number of big publishing businesses and financial services. This makes it a great destination for professionals as well.

An Insurance Center

Des Moines is actually number one in terms of insurance companies in the US. According to an article in Business Wire, Des Moines is the third biggest insurance capital anywhere in the world. Des Moines also serves as host to the Meredith Corporation, the Principal Financial Group, Ruan Transportation, Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, and EMC Insurance Companies. Other companies with operations in the city are Voya Financial, Wells Fargo, National Mutual Insurance Company, Marsh, ACE Limited, Pioneer Hi-Bred, and Monsanto.

It is expected that Des Moines then, was ranked as the Best Place for Business by Forbes in 2010 as well as 2013. NBC also listed Des Moines as the Wealthiest City in America in 2014.

A Good Place to Live and Work

Buying groceries, accessing health care, purchasing houses, and paying for utilities and transportation is cheaper in Des Moines compared to the average in the US. Moreover, its unemployment rate of 4.4% is lower than the US national average unemployment rate of 5.2%.  What this indicates is that it may be easier to find a job in Des Moines than in other similarly sized US cities. This trend may continue, as its recent job growth has been positive.

Forbes actually ranked the metropolitan area of Des Moines as the Best Places for Business and Careers in 2010, according to its cost of living, cost of doing business, crime rate, and educational attainment.

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Supports the District Manager and District Staff through the preparation of various financial and administrative reports.Ensures timely response to e-mails and customer issues.Answers incoming phone calls.Works ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th April
More than 7 billion people depend on farms for healthy and affordable food. By 2050, the global population will reach 9.4 billion and farmers will need new ways to deliver on this demand.  They’ll be seeking ...
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An Intern is responsible for performing designated jobs and learning supportive functions in an assigned department in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th April
More than 7 billion people depend on farms for healthy and affordable food. By 2050, the global population will reach 9.4 billion and farmers will need new ways to deliver on this demand. They’ll be seeking ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th April
 About CenturyLinkCenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) is the second largest U.S. communications provider to global enterprise customers. With customers in more than 60 countries and an intense focus on the customer experience, ...
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Job Title: R0049: Material HandlerJob Requisition Number: RC144614Category: OperationsJob Family: FXE-US: Handler/DockworkerTime Type: Part TimeCompensation: $0Locations:Des Moines, IowaTo Provide Safe And Efficient ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th April
More than 7 billion people depend on farms for healthy and affordable food. By 2050, the global population will reach 9.4 billion and farmers will need new ways to deliver on this demand.  They’ll be seeking ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th April
Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran   Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America. We are ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th April
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th April
The Client Success Manager is responsible for supporting the client's adoption and continued satisfaction with the Cornerstone OnDemand Talent Management solution. The Client Success Manager (CSM) is introduced to the ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th April
**Description**You're a current sales professional or desire to become one but you're not overly familiar with the Staples product line or our business outside of Retail. That's expected. We know it. The B2B Sales ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th April
Job Title: Material Handler/Warehouse 4:45am-8:30am $13.80Job Requisition Number: RC140740Category: OperationsJob Family: FXE-US: Handler/DockworkerTime Type: Part TimeCompensation: $0Locations:Des Moines, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th April
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th April
More than 7 billion people depend on farms for healthy and affordable food. By 2050, the global population will reach 9.4 billion and farmers will need new ways to deliver on this demand.  They’ll be seeking ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th April
The Client Success Manager is responsible for supporting the client's adoption and continued satisfaction with the Cornerstone OnDemand Talent Management solution. The Client Success Manager (CSM) is introduced to the ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th April
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Job ID: 434805BRAddress Line 1: 5890 NE 22nd StCity: Des MoinesState: IowaZip Code: 50313-2555Position Status: Full-TimeGrade: M3FJob DescriptionPOSITION OVERVIEW:To provide timely, quality, and cost effective ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th April
Provide sales supervision, compliance, operations, and administrative support to Region/District Sales Manager, Investment Financial Consultants, and Sales Assistants on a delegated basis. Works closely with manager to ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th April
**Job Number** 190010GN**Job Category** Rooms and Guest Services Operations**Location** Des Moines Marriott Downtown, 700 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa, United States VIEW ON MAP**Brand** Marriott Hotels Resorts /JW ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th April