Principal Financial Group Strategic Marketing Consultant - U.S. Insurance Solutions (USIS) Marketing - #221702 in Des Moines, Iowa

Job Area: MarketingBusiness Area: Individual LifeLocation: IA - Des MoinesCareer Category: Experienced ProfessionalFull/Part Time: Full-TimeRegular/Temporary: RegularDate Posted: 2018-04-17

It’s not what we do. It’s who we are.

At Principal, every role supports a greater purpose— to help people live their best lives. And after more than 130 years, we’ve never had a more vibrant and dynamic global team united in our purpose. Through community involvement, innovative financial solutions, and dedication to career development, we make a difference in millions of lives every day, including our employees’. And now is the time to make your mark.

We're looking for an experienced marketing professional to join our USIS Marketing team to support our Group Benefits business that will focus on our advisor, employer, and employee audiences.

If this sounds like you… join our team today!

Responsibilities

As a Strategic Marketing Consultant, you will...

  • Create and implement marketing plans that are more complex and technical in nature for business unit's products and services.

  • Align work with business unit's strategic goals and division's high level initiatives.

  • Present marketing recommendations and developments to leadership.

  • Provide marketing support to targeted audiences within our Group Benefits business to meet strategic marketing objectives.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience, plus at least 6 years of experience in marketing.

  • Must have a comprehensive understanding of marketing, advertising, public relations, digital marketing and communication principals and the ability to apply them to projects is critical.

  • Must have organizational, problem-solving, presentation, analytical, strategic and decision making skills.

  • Must be ethical and provide prompt, courteous and excellent consultative service to customers and business partners.

  • Requires strong verbal and written communication skills, negotiation skills and the ability to build and maintain effective relationships.

  • Must be adaptable and flexible.

  • Must continue to seek out opportunities to develop product line and industry knowledge and business acumen.

  • Minimal travel may be required.

Visa Sponsorship

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

AAEEO

Principal is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, national origin, citizenship status, disability, genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, marital status, domestic partner status, military status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Interview Details

What’s next? Innovation at its finest. We’ll review your application and if you’re selected for an interview, you’ll receive an invite for an On-Demand Video interview. Haven’t done that before, don’t worry. We’ve got all the tips and tricks available to help you be successful. With an On-Demand Video Interview, you can add your own flair and personality – at your pace. Be sure to check your email frequently. We’ll communicate our decisions through the email address used on your online profile. If you receive an email from Principal Talent Team, you’ve been selected to begin your video interview and have a set time to submit once you log in.