Manpower Group Communications Specialist in Des Moines, Iowa

*Manage the evaluation and maintenance of print and digital marketing collateral. *Research, develop, design, coordinate, produce and manage meetings and special events on a cost-effective basis. *Come up with creative ideas for events, including venues, themes, activities, etc. *Work closely with internal partners and sales offices to create events that are both engaging and meet business objectives.

Full-Time Hours Contract Position through 2019 8:00am-5:00pm Monday-Friday

*Must have an Associate's degree or equivalent, plus four years of meeting planning experience. Bachelor's degree preferred. *Must have meeting planning experience. *Must have the ability to take a strategic, creative, integrated communications approach to solve communications issues. *Must consistently meet deadlines and be able to maintain a high degree of accuracy. *Must be detail-oriented and organized. *Must be able to maintain a high degree of confidentiality and prioritize competing demands. *Must have good analytical, negotiation and collaboration skills. *Must have basic PC skills and be proficient in Excel. *Must be able to work effectively under pressure, adapt quickly and respond to changes and challenges at a moment's notice. *Must have the ability to work independently and as an effective team player.

Manpower is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE/AA)