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Marketing Communications Consultant - #214798

Job Area:Marketing
Business Area:Individual Life
Location:IA - Des Moines
Career Category:Experienced Professional
Full/Part Time:Full Time
Date Posted:09/24/2013
Close Date:10/08/2013


Are you an experienced marketing professional with experience in the financial services industry? Do you enjoy creating and implementing promotional strategy? If so, your next career opportunity may be waiting for you at The Principal Financial Group!

We are currently seeking a marketing professional to join our team as a Marketing Communications Consultant or Sr. Marketing Communications Consultant (dependent upon qualifications). In this role, you will develop and execute marketing communications strategies and develop marketing collateral materials related to Life segment products, initiatives and programs.

Heres what our ideal candidate will bring:


Bachelor's degree or equivalent plus 4-6 years related work experience required.
Strong attention to detail, planning, project management, problem solving and creative thinking skills required.
Must have strong written and oral communication skills, as well as analytical and decision-making skills.
Requires ability to understand marketing strategies and implement/identify promotional tactics.
Must have the ability to understand financial concepts and to translate them into actionable marketing communications.
Professional experience leveraging digital media tactics such as social media, mobile applications, video and/or blogging to drive promotional marketing strategies is preferred.
Familiarity with insurance products and concepts is a plus.

Background Check Requirements:

Employment at Principal is contingent upon successful completion of a background check.

Visa Sponsorship:

This position is not eligible for sponsorship for work authorization by The Principal. Therefore, if you will require sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, we cannot consider your application at this time.

Job Level:

Willing to consider candidates at the Sr. Level dependent upon qualifications.

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