Experienced Professionals

Take your career beyond the next level.

Looking for a new challenge? Principal offers myriad opportunities for those looking to step up their responsibilities and earn new credentials, in a place where their career growth is not only possible, but actively supported.

Search for jobs that match your qualifications.

Not just a career path. A career destination.

No matter where you’re headed, we can help you take your best next step. Hear from employees at Principal in a variety of career fields:

Accounting & Actuarial jobs

Choose from responsibilities in pricing, auditing, financial analysis and reporting, expense management, investment and international accounting, payroll and treasury.

Customer & Client Services jobs

There's no better way to learn about the business than working directly with customers on a daily basis, partnering with them to build and customize financial solutions.

Communications & Marketing jobs

Balance a high level of creativity with technical know-how and business smarts to help our business units promote and communicate internally and externally.

Insurance & Investments jobs

Help design and provide best-in-class protection for customers’ lives, with roles ranging from salesforce consulting to preparing policies and processing claims.

Information Technology jobs

Put strong analytical and problem-solving skills to work with people of all levels, translating difficult concepts and keeping technical systems running smoothly.

Sales jobs

Play a lead role in connecting with existing and potential customers and use your strong written and oral communication skills to provide information on our products.

Interns & Recent Graduates jobs

Gain first-hand experience doing real work like you would if you were a full-time employee.

Unique jobs

Don’t exactly fit into any of these categories? Look into some of our other specialties, from corporate negotiators to graphic designers, compliance analysts to human resources representatives, and every role plays a part in our thriving whole.

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Julie, Information Technology

"The multitude of job opportunities, combined with the "extracurricular" activities, is what keeps things interesting. But, the culture is what really makes this place tick."

Contact The Principal Human Resources

515-247-MYHR (6947) or 866-524-MYHR (6947)

“Throughout my career, I have had opportunities to build existing skills and learn new ones. With role transitions I've been able to apply my financial knowledge in a different capacity while gaining more exposure to other areas of the company.”

Jim, Accounting Analyst

Des Moines, IA

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