News You Can Use – March 29th

All sorts of hot jobs floating out there this week.


ING FINANCIAL SERVICES Compliance Analyst #8695502 – ING Insurance Americas is a vital part of worldwide ING Group, one of the largest diversified financial services organizations in the world with operations in more than 50 countries. ING recognizes the critical role our employees play in our success as a company…we understand the link between customer satisfaction and employee satisfaction. As a result, we’re building a different work experience for our employees, an experience that appeals to what they value most in a work relationship. For this position a Bachelors degree is required. A J.D. preferred. A series 6 license preferred. Knowledge of fixed and variable annuity products preferred. You will be responsible for researching and responding to customer and State Insurance Dept, FINRA and/or SEC complaints. Complete Job Descriptions can be found on-line at or by contacting your local IWD Advisor.

KUM & GO Business Intelligence Marketing Analyst #869550 – The candidate for this position will work closely with interdepartmental groups to provide project users with data analysis and ad-hoc reports to facilitate better decision making processes. Provide support for short and long term operational/strategic business activities by delivering historical, current and predictive data throughout all areas of the organization. They will be responsible for completion and/or maintenance of one or more phases of short and long term projects. We require that the candidate have a Bachelor’s degree in business administration, economics, operations research, mathematics or related field of study. And, one to three yrs of experience in a similar role is preferred.

MARSH & MCLENNAN COMPANIES, INC. Customer Service Specialist II – Consumer #8695513 – We are seeking candidates to support existing policyholders through answering telephone calls, responding to inquiries, fulfilling customer requests, and performing required administrative functions. This position answers more complex questions, possesses higher level of knowledge and call center skills. Appropriate license must be obtained if necessary for the position. A high school diploma required and college degree preferred.

COMPRESSOR CONTROLS CORPORATION VP of Sales & Marketing #8695792 – We are seeking the individual who possesses the skills to drive growth through direct and indirect management of sales, applications, sales operations, systems engineering, field engineering and aftermarket. Develop and implement sales and marketing strategy. Monitor and analyze P&L, sales and marketing activity against goals. Work with functional leaders to accomplish stated goals. Cooperate with leadership team to achieve overall company goals.

BANKERS TRUST CO Consumer Services Manager II #8691372 – This position at our Downtown/Skywalk locations supervises the daily operations of a retail branch by providing leadership and participation in the sales and services activities to increase sales and revenue while complying with State and Federal laws and regulations. Directs, participates, and administers the sales plan and service standards, providing employee coaching and training. Prepares the annual branch budget and monitors activity to identify trends or variances. Minimum requirements of the candidate are college graduate and 5 years experience in field or equivalent combination of education and experience in sales, management, and lending; Credit and Life Insurance licenses required; previous supervisory experience preferred. $52,400 per year salary offered.

Complete Job Descriptions can be found on-line at or by contacting your local
IowaWORKS Advisor at 430 E. Grand, DSM or at 515.281.9600

HCI Care Services, formerly Hospice of Central Iowa is looking to fill a office manager/medical records position.

Please contact Health Care Workforce Partnership facilitator Connie McKeen at for further questions or potential referrals for the position.

Gee Willie Entertainment, based in Ames, IA, was founded in 1991 and provides entertainment for all ages in a fun, professional manner. Originally a disc jockey service, Gee Willie Entertainment has expanded into a full service entertainment agency specializing in interactive amusements like inflatable games, mechanical bulls and climbing walls.

Event Assistant

Job description:

Work as part of a team to represent Gee Willie Entertainment at special events throughout the state of Iowa. This is a great opportunity to gain experience in event organization and management.


Load equipment at warehouse into transportation vehicles. Set up and tear down of equipment at event sites. Operate interactive amusement rides at event in accordance with safety standards. Attend one company meeting per month.

Skills Required:

Ability to work in a team environment
Good communication skills, even when problems arise
Strong work ethic – responsible, dependable and punctual
Ability to be positive and energetic
Ability to work with all personality types – including children
Enjoy working outside, often in the sun for extended periods of time
Ability to work long days (sometimes 10 – 12 hours)
Physically fit – able to lift over 50 lbs.

Job Details:

Hourly Rate – Range $8.50 to $11/hour
Must be at least 17 years old to apply (or turning 17 by June)
Must be available most weekends between May and September (and some weekdays)
Must be available to work on July 4 (busiest day – NO EXCEPTIONS)
Must always present yourself in a professional manner

510 South 17 Street, Suite 101C • Ames, Iowa 50010
(515) 233-5699 • Fax: (515) 233-6899

Disc Jockeys • Interactive Amusement Games • Audio Rentals
Special Events • School Functions • Corporate Events • Weddings

And also check out the career fair at Wells Fargo: