Executive Assistant

Des Moines Public Schools   Des Moines, IA   Full-time     Administration / Clerical
Posted on July 13, 2022
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Des Moines Public Schools is Iowa's largest provider of K-12 education and one of the metro area's largest employers. DMPS is looking for an executive assistant.

Job Summary:
This position provides project management and administrative support with minimal supervision. A high level of personal discretion and judgment in dealing with confidential matters is applied. This position serves as a liaison between department leadership and supervisors and employees to ensure accurate and timely communication of District information. This position monitors on-going projects and answers general questions, as necessary.

Required Hiring Specifications: 
High School Diploma, HiSET or GED.
Three years of administrative support experience at an executive level.
Advanced experience and knowledge in working with Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, Outlook, Access, and PowerPoint).

Required Hiring Specifications: 
Experience and working knowledge of labor unions, collective bargaining and grievance procedures.
Experience with Infinite Campus, BusinessPlus and Frontine.

Position Details:
8 Hours
Salary per hour - $19.68 - $22.94

Candidates offered employment will be compensated based on skills, work experience and education.

Des Moines Public Schools offers a generous benefits package including:

  • Family Health Insurance at no cost to the employee during the first year of employment ($600/year after that). There is opportunity to have the $600/year waived via participation in the district wellness program.
  • Family Dental Insurance with a minimal monthly cost (Single dental insurance coverage at no cost)
  • Enrollment in IPERS (Iowa Public Employee Retirement System)--a defined benefit plan
  • DART Bus Pass

Des Moines Public Schools serves a community rich in diversity – in every measure of the term – and strives each and every day to support our students and staff so that they thrive, learn and belong. DMPS is committed to Becoming The Model of Urban Education, and creating a transformational system oriented toward equity and anti-racist leadership.  


Des Moines Public Schools

2100 Fleur Dr.
Des Moines , IA