PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL GROUP Communications Internship (Summer 2019) in DES MOINES, Iowa

Communications Internship (Summer 2019) - #222556Job Area:All OtherBusiness Area:Principal SecuritiesLocation:IA - Des MoinesCareer Category:InternFull/Part Time:Full-TimeRegular/Temporary:TemporaryDate Posted:03/11/2019Pursue your calling and make an impact.We know it's important to get off to a great start with your career. Principal offers multiple opportunities to gain experience, make connections, and provide fast-tracked opportunities to learn our business from the inside out.You're not just looking for an internship.We hear you. That's why working with us isn't just about skill sets and job responsibilities. We care about offering you diverse experiences, rewarding challenges, and global opportunities that push you to reach for bigger life goals.The Internship ExperiencePrincipal will host over 200 interns across various business units and teams. You will meet with senior executives, gain career direction, and contribute to work that helps our customers live their best lives - all at a Fortune 500 company who invests in your personal and professional development.Did we mention you'll have plenty of time to explore Des Moines?Principal is headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa, the Midwest's best-kept secret. You'll get a chance to network at social events and volunteer in the community with peers and team members. From its miles of trails and lakes, local wineries and breweries, to world-class music, theater and a thriving foodie scene, Des Moines offers big-city perks with small-town charm.Worried about relocating to Des Moines? Don't worry, we offer travel assistance and a living stipend to those who are eligible.Responsibilities:This position will assist our Principal Securities marketing and sales support teams to create and implement training projects related to products, planning services, technology solutions and employee onboarding. There are many components to training, and this internship will focus on the facilitation and design of training materials using tools such as PowerPoint, Brainshark, Camtasia, etc. This role will work directly with subject matter experts and leadership throughout the department providing the opportunity to do meaningful work that brings value to our business, advisors and employees.Key Tasks:Design training materials to create a consistent experience in line with Principal's brand and our business area's goals.Craft messaging or edit training scripts to reflect Principal's brand voice and be appropriate for the audience. Ex: new employee, experienced advisor, completely new advisor.Develop videos/presentations for on-demand training opportunitiesAssist with promotion and communications of new training resources as they become availableQualifications:Basic QualificationsCurrently pursuing a degree in communications, educational studies, marketing, graphic design, business or related degree3.0 GPA or aboveActive involvement within extracurricular activities or within the communityStrong PowerPoint or other presentation tools experienceExcellent written and verbal communication skillsPreferred QualificationsKnowledge of Instructional Design TheoryPrevious internship or work experience in a similar fieldAdditional Information: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 a pre-recorded interview experience. Haven't done that before, don't worry. We've got all the tips and tricks available to help you be successful. With a pre-recorded 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 our Principal Talent Acquisition Team, you've been selected to begin your pre-recorded interview experience and have a set time to submit.Not an exact match for this role?We've got a lot of opportunities, so check out some of the others. And creati

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