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Mercer, one of the Largest Employers in Greater Des Moines, Looks to Hire Hundreds in Urbandale, Iowa

April 21, 2015

  • Hiring driven by growth of Mercer’s offerings in the benefits landscape
  • Encourages those interested to attend April 23 job fair at 12421 Meredith Drive

With the changing face of health and benefits in the US creating new opportunities, Mercer (one of the largest employers in Greater Des Moines) is hiring more than 300 new employees in Urbandale, Iowa, for a variety of positions in sales, customer service and operations. Flexible work options are available, including full time roles with summers off. Colleagues hired into positions that require active insurance licenses will receive paid training to help them earn licensure, enabling them to play an integral role in millions of lives.

“Mercer’s products and services are consistently well received by benefits consumers,” said Jacqueline Hill, Chief Operating Officer of Mercer Consumer, North America. “A big part of Mercer’s success is the incredible group we have put together right here in Urbandale. We look forward to welcoming more colleagues to the team!”

 These positions present an unparalleled opportunity for Urbandale and Greater Des Moines area job seekers who wish to be at the forefront of benefits in the US. Mercer will host an on-site Urbandale open house on April 23 at 12421 Meredith Drive, from 3:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. for those interested in joining the team. Candidates may also apply online at mercer.com/content/mercer/global/all/en/careers.html

Mercer and Marsh, both operating companies of Marsh & McLennan Companies, currently employ more than 1,000 people in Urbandale. Mercer was also recently named to the Forbes 2015 America’s Best Employers List. 

For more information about Mercer, please visit mercer.com.


About Mercer

Mercer delivers advice and technology-driven solutions that help organizations meet the health, wealth and career needs of a changing workforce. Mercer’s more than 23,000 employees are based in 44 countries and the firm operates in over 130 countries. Mercer is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), the leading global professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy and people. With more than 65,000 colleagues and annual revenue over $14 billion, through its market-leading companies including Marsh, Guy Carpenter and Oliver Wyman, Marsh & McLennan helps clients navigate an increasingly dynamic and complex environment. For more information, visit mercer.ca. Follow Mercer on Twitter @MercerCanada.