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Are you looking to take the next step in your financial career? Palmer Group has joined forces with our local Des Moines client in their search for a qualified Retirement Plans Administrator. This role will perform the daily administrative duties of defined contribution and benefit plans. An ideal candidate is an analytical thinker with proven communication skills. Apply today if this role interests you! 


  • Define the Contribution Plan
  • Process contributions reports, enrollment data, and loan reports
  • Communicate directly with plan employers and participants
  • Compile and send quarterly forfeiture notices to employees
  • Assist annually with discrimination testing; employer match true-up calculations, and the audit process
  • Review and processing of QDRO forms
  • Calculate pension benefits
  • Send participants notice of benefit and distribution options and annual participant statements
  • Communicate directly with plan employers and participants
  • Assist during the annual valuation and audit process


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred in business, mathematics, or a related field
  • Retirement plan or benefits field experience 
  • 401K experience

Work Model

  • On-Site 

Interested and qualified candidates can contact Palmer Group at (515) 225-7000 or email 

Ref: JOB-43539

Palmer Group

(515) 225-7000

3737 Woodland Ave, Suite 200, West Des Moines, IA 50266

    • Job type: Direct Hire
    • Location: Des Moines, Iowa
    • Date posted:
    • Salary:
      $70000 - $85000 per Year