Career Opportunities at P.E.O.

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.

Current Opening

Convention and Special Events Manager

The International Chapter of the P.E.O. Sisterhood has an opening for a Convention and Special Events Manager. 

This full-time exempt position is responsible for planning and managing meetings and special events for The International Chapter of the P.E.O. Sisterhood. This includes leading the planning and execution of the biennial Convention of International Chapter, with locations across the United States. This position also plans and coordinates meetings, conferences and special events, primarily in the Des Moines area.

Please refer to the position description for a complete outline of responsibilities.
Submit questions concerning this position, the completed application and your resume to All materials must be submitted by Wednesday, December 22, 2021.  


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