The Des Moines metropolitan area, officially known as the Des Moines-West Des Moines Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), consists of five counties in central Iowa: Polk, Dallas, Warren, Madison, and Guthrie. The 2000 census population of these counties was 481,394, and the 2007 estimated population was 546,599.
Two additional counties, Jasper and Marion, are part of the Des Moines-Newton-Pella Combined Statistical Area (CSA). The area encompasses the separate micropolitan areas of Newton (Jasper County) and Pella (Marion County). The total population of the CSA was 550,659 in the 2000 census and 616,122 based on 2007 estimates.
Athletic Coaches Receive Thousands
In Des Moines, Iowa it has been reported that athletic coaches and academics are one of the top earners of the payroll for state. The information that was released by the state displays that the football and men’s basketball coaches at the university level are those with the highest income rates. The President of the University of Iowa, Sally Mason was reported as receiving $973,000. Governor Terry Branstad earned approximately $130,000. Although, this is not on a personal level for those who are without employment, it does show that the local economy is not at a stand still and is coming out of the destitute level.
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Our West Des Moines client in need of a contract project coordinator for a 6 month project. The primary focus will be the coordination of workflow surrounding a large capital spend initiative. The ideal project coordinator will have a good understanding of business process flow, contract language, and exposure to leases. You will work directly with the Director of Finance, Project Managers, and th
Do you want to work for a company that has cutting edge technology and work amongst some of the best talent in the Des Moines area? Our client is seeking multiple .NET Developers to build another team for a critical and strategic project with an aggressive schedule. Junior and Senior level developers with strong technical aptitude are needed to participate on a SCRUM team to design, develop, and i
Robert Half Technology has a great contract opportunity for an Enterprise Availability Engineer. You will be focusing on complex technical issues that are currently affecting the entire Enterprise or have the potential to. The Enterprise Availability Engineer is considered to be a technical expert in multiple areas with in technology. To be considered for this opportunity, you must be a subject ma
This position is working as a Technical Writer along side a team. The candidate has: 2+ years of writing experience Prior technical experience -English degree preferred This is a contract but could be extend and could lead to employment. The employer is hiring the person for a 6+ month contract. With more than 100 locations worldwide, Robert Half Technology is a leading provider of IT professional
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Robert Half Management Resources is looking for a Senior Auditor to be engaged with our Des Moines based client for a one to two month engagement. The Senior Auditor will be engaged to conduct various internal audit projects and Sarbanes-Oxley test work (SOX). Companies need experienced finance, accounting and business systems consultants to assist with or lead their key initiatives. This is our s
Summary The Branch Manager is responsible for supervising the branch employees, increasing market share in their assigned territory, managing financial performance of the branch, ensuring that customer needs are met and fulfilling any additional duties assigned by Regional or Corporate Management. Essential Functions * Manage * Supervise branch Territory Sales Manager(s) (TSM), Compact Equipment S
**Position Description:** The Microsoft .Net Application Developer will have a high level of general IT and solutions development knowledge, as well as, provide .Net Development consulting services to clients. This individual will perform administrative duties as required under the general direction of Project Managers, Managers, and Supervisors. **Basic Qualifications:** * 4 year degree in Comput
# Job Summary: The Housing Assignments Coordinator serves as the office manager for the Residence Life Office and works cooperatively with the Director of Residence Life. The Coordinator interacts extensively with a wide range of constituencies including students, parents, faculty, staff members, and other off campus clientele. The Housing Assignments Coordinator is responsible for coordinating th
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Duties and Responsibilities 1. Perform clerical duties within LSB Financial's Trust operations department including: posting of daily transactions, reconciling and balancing trust accounts, client reporting, fee calculation, and other support functions using departmental software and computers. Perform necessary file document imaging for the department. 2. Perform administration of Trust assets in
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Duties and Responsibilities To work as a team with the mortgage banker to facilitate loan production. 1. Receive the loan application from the MLO. 2. Prepare all disclosures and present them to the MLO or the client. 3. Receive supporting documentation and prepare the loan package for processing. 4. Follow each loan through processing, underwriting, and closing. Necessary Skills and Attributes 1
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