Executive Assistant

Office · Des Moines, Iowa
Department Office
Employment Type Contractor
Compensation $18

Happy Medium is a company comprised of creators, innovators, artists, storytellers, makers and leaders. While operating as a full-service interactive marketing firm, it also thrives on the development of its own cutting-edge products and technology. We implement the same strategies for our clients that we do for ourselves. Happy Medium has had repeat appearances on the Inc. 5000 list, awarded to the fastest growing companies in the United States. It has also been awarded Best Workplace for Young Professionals by the Greater Des Moines Partnership, Business with a Bright Future by the Business Record, Best Social Media Company and much more. Company culture is priority to the agency which is demonstrated in the unique benefits, competitive pay and founding principles: Curiosity, Happiness, Integrity and Teamwork.

Happy Medium proudly supports an inclusive employee environment. We know that our clients are best supported when our team mates, regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion or ability, are equally supported. We believe in opportunities for all.


Happy Medium is seeking an Executive Assistant to support the CEO and company on a daily basis. This will be an hourly employee and a maximum of 20 hours per week.


As an Executive Assistant at Happy Medium, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Providing support for the CEO on a daily basis through a variety of administrative and personal tasks
  • Managing CEO’s calendar, including scheduling, meeting room reservations, and appointment confirmations
  • Coordinating travel arrangements including reservations, flights, hotels and conferences
  • Assisting with telephone and email communication
  • Assisting with the coordination of internal meetings, including scheduling, agendas, meeting room reservations, and preparing meeting materials
  • Assisting with the coordination of annual company events
  • Assisting with the coordination of team and client gifts
  • Managing confidential files, both physical and digital
  • Assisting other members of the Operations team with various tasks as needed


  • 3 years of relevant work experience preferred
  • Excellent verbal communication and professional writing skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to manage evolving priorities
  • Self-motivated and able to solve problems and make decisions in a timely manner
  • Ability to work with highly sensitive, confidential information
  • Able to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Valid drivers’ license
  • Dependable vehicle required


Some travel within the Des Moines metro area


  • Competitive pay
  • Somewhat flexible work schedule
  • Free onsite parking

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    Des Moines, Iowa
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