Current Positions Available

Communications Manager

The Iowa Medical Society (IMS) seeks a highly motivated and organized professional for a full-time communications position to manage the Society’s external/internal communications, both print and electronic, and to maintain the website, social media accounts, and media relations. Founded in 1850, IMS is the state’s largest professional association for physicians with more than 6,800 physician, resident, and medical student members, based in Des Moines, Iowa.

Candidates will hold a bachelor’s degree in communications, public relations, marketing, or related field and two or more years of experience in same; or a combination of education and experience providing equivalent knowledge. Communications and writing experience in the health care or not-for-profit industry a plus. Candidates must be self-motivated and possess superior communication skills, both oral and written, and have proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Creative Suite, and content management systems. To apply or to see full job description, please email a request or send your cover letter, resume and writing sample to Susan Sutherland by August 1, 2018.

Conference and Events Manager

The Iowa Medical Society (IMS) seeks a highly motivated and organized professional for a full-time events management position to manage the Society’s and managed societies external/internal conferences, events, and educational offerings. Founded in 1850, IMS is the state’s largest professional association for physicians with more than 6,800 physician, resident, and medical student members, based in Des Moines, Iowa.

Candidates will hold a bachelor’s degree in event management, hospitality, or business-related area; and have at least two (2) years in event planning field; or a combination of education and experience providing equivalent knowledge. Experience in a health care field a plus. Candidates must be self-motivated and possess excellent project management skills, superior attention to detail, first class organizations skills, communication skills, both oral and written, and have proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, and content management systems. To apply or to see full job description, please email a request or send your cover letter and resume to Susan Sutherland by August 1, 2018.