Career Opportunities

P.E.O. (Philanthropic Educational Organization) was founded on January 21, 1869, by seven students at Iowa Wesleyan College in Mount Pleasant, Iowa. To learn more about the P.E.O. Sisterhood, read our About Us. 

P.E.O. is an equal opportunity employer. Employment opportunities are made without regard to race, sex, age, color, national origin, religion, veteran status or sexual orientation or any other protected characteristic as established by law.

Foundation Fund Assistant

The P.E.O. Executive Office has an opening for a Foundation Fund Assistant. The P.E.O. Foundation is a service provided to the P.E.O. Sisterhood and encourages tax-deductible giving to the educational and charitable philanthropies of P.E.O. The Foundation also holds and administers over 1,600 permanent and endowed funds that further the mission of P.E.O.
The Foundation Fund Assistant is responsible for preparing annual fund statements, depositing contributions, preparing gift acknowledgements, maintaining files and completing other duties for the P.E.O. Foundation.

Please see the position description for more information.

Interested parties should submit their resume and the application for this position.

Questions, the application and resume may be submitted to or P.E.O. Executive Office, 3700 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50312. 


For general questions about positions at the P.E.O. Executive Office, contact:

P.E.O. Executive Office
3700 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA  50312
P: 515-255-3153