TELLIGEN Project Assistant in WEST DES MOINES, Iowa

Project AssistantTelligen is one of the most respected health management organizations in the country. We enjoy a friendly work environment where everyone is dedicated to mutual trust, respect, and excellence. Telligen employee-owners are committed to finding innovative solutions, which makes us the first choice for a broad range of clients. We make a difference, in the lives of people, in the world of healthcare.As a 100% employee-owned company, our employee-owners drive our business, our solutions and share in our success. Telligen attracts a highly qualified and diverse workforce who display deep dedication, unwavering integrity and willingness to support the communities in which we serve. We approach our vision to be one of the most sought-after companies to transform the health of populations by following through on our values of Ownership, Community, Ingenuity & Integrity.As a Project Assistant at Telligen, you will be responsible for providing technical and project administrative support for various contracts/customers.The Gig:You will prepare documentation to support the team and create, update and monitor timeliness of project plans. You will take meeting minutes and document action items, along with assisting with writing and formatting project documents, technical papers and presentations. You will coordinate project documentation from multiple sources and will communicate with internal/external customers in a professional manner.You will perform support functions including scheduling onsite and off-site meetings and conference calls, answer phones, monitor email inboxes, order supplies, copy and distribute correspondence. You will coordinate schedules for team members and may create a master planning calendar of contract events. You will coordinate set up for new hires and ensure files are up to date and accurate.You will monitor the status of deliverables, data process and report schedules. You will report variations or discrepancies to management and ensure files are up to date and accurate.What you need to make the cut:Two-year degree in business, healthcare, IT or related field and/or equivalent training and/or experience.2 years' experience in project administrative support.Demonstrated ability working with confidential information and in a deadline driven environment and demonstrated ability to effectively multi-task and problem solve.Ability to travel locally and overnight up to 5%.Intermediate knowledge and experience with Windows and all Microsoft Office products.Keyboarding equivalent 50 words or more per minuteAbility to work within multiple software environmentsWhy Telligen...For over 45 years Telligen has been dedicated to the delivery of innovative health management solutions which improve the quality and cost-effectiveness of healthcare for consumers and providers. Telligen serves commercial clients and government programs at the federal, state and local level, improving health for millions of people nationwide.Competitive pay and benefits. We offer comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, HSA & flex spending accounts, life insurance, disability, 401(k) and an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan).100% Employee-Owned. We have a culture where Ownership matters!Life/Work Balance. Generous holiday, volunteer and paid time-off benefits.Casual Dress. Come in a sweatshirt, jeans, everyone else here.Free Fruit Friday. You know what they say about an 'Apple a Day'!Giving Garden. Have a green thumb? Over 3,000 pounds of produce donated annually.Wellness Program. Healthy employee-owners are engaged employee-owners and we are committed to providing many opportunities to motivate you along your well-being journey through our RevUP! wellness program.Education. Tuition and education assistance & career related CEU's, license and certifications.Community. The Telligen Community Initiative has awarded more than $4 million in grant awards since 2005.Interested? Now that y