South Dakota Trust Company’s business is designed to accommodate the needs and desires of wealthy clients, both domestically and internationally, providing “flexible, cost- effective, service-oriented trust administration” in the #1 rated domestic trust jurisdiction. SDTC’s core focus is to serve families’ individual goals, while preserving family wealth in perpetuity.

South Dakota Trust Company is committed to attracting and retaining top talent to ensure our continued success.

SDTC is always looking for driven, personable professionals who are excited to work with an amazing team of talented administrators and trust professionals! If you are interested in joining SDTC’s family, please email your resume and cover letter to jobs@sdtrustco.com

SDTC is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, pregnancy, veteran status, age, marital status, sexual preference, gender identity, disability, genetic information, or any other legally protected characteristic. We will make reasonable accommodations for individuals requiring them in accordance with applicable federal and state laws. To request an accommodation during the application process, please contact jobs@sdtrustco.com


Corporate Accountant

Due to growth, South Dakota Trust Company has a great opportunity for a Corporate Accountant in the Sioux Falls office

What we do:

South Dakota Trust Company’s business is designed to accommodate the needs and desires of wealthy clients, both domestically and internationally, providing “flexible, cost- effective, service-oriented trust administration” in the #1 rated domestic trust jurisdiction. SDTC’s core focus is to serve families’ individual goals, while preserving family wealth in perpetuity.

About the position:

We are seeking a detail-oriented and experienced Corporate Accountant to join our finance team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in corporate accounting, financial reporting, and a thorough understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).  Responsibilities include:

  • Ensure timely and accurate recording of financial transactions for all entities in accordance with GAAP and company policies (some financial transactions listed below)
    • All general ledger entries
    • Record deposits
    • Payment of invoices
    • Account receivable calculation and analysis
    • Deferred revenue adjustments
    • Bank reconciliations
    • Maintain fixed asset schedule
  •  Help manage all cash balances and transfers
  • Record bi-weekly payroll entries in accounting software
  • Assist with financial reporting, budgets and projections
  • Assist in filing annual and quarterly reports to the South Dakota Division of Banking
  • Provide supporting documentation for internal and external audit requests
  • Responsible for the full financial aspects of PTC clients that have elected to have us perform that service (some functions listed below)
    • Prepare financial statements
    • Bill pay
    • Bank reconciliations
    • Preparation of 1099s
    • Corporate tax payments
  •  Work with Trust Officers for all invoicing (corporate and administrative fees)
  • Assist in filing all 1099 forms
  • Assist Senior Corporate Accountant and CFO with compiling reports and analysis
  • Perform other tasks that support the accounting functions of the company as assigned
  • Participate in special projects as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or related field with 2-4 years of general accounting experience.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

 What we offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Benefits package include health, dental, and life insurance, retirement plan with company match, short-term and long-term disability, 12.5 paid holidays and generous paid vacation and sick time

South Dakota Trust Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If interested, please email jobs@sdtrustco.com and attach a resume and cover letter.


Assistant General Counsel

South Dakota Trust Company has a great opportunity for an Assistant General Counsel in the Sioux Falls office

What we do:

South Dakota Trust Company’s business is designed to accommodate the needs and desires of wealthy clients, both domestically and internationally, providing “flexible, cost- effective, service-oriented trust administration” in the #1 rated domestic trust jurisdiction. SDTC’s core focus is to serve families’ individual goals, while preserving family wealth in perpetuity.

About the position:

We are seeking an Assistant General Counsel to assist with general corporate law matters, including civil litigation, to join our team. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in supporting the legal functions of the company, ensuring compliance with applicable laws and regulations, manage internal and external legal/litigation matters, and mitigating legal risks. Responsibilities include:

Legal Counsel: Provide legal advice and support to internal stakeholders on a wide range of trust and fiduciary matters.

Civil Litigation: Handle and oversee civil litigation matters involving the company, including dispute resolution.

Compliance: Stay abreast of relevant laws and regulations affecting the trust industry; ensure the company’s compliance with applicable legal requirements.

Contract Review: Review and negotiate contracts, agreements, and other legal documents to protect the company’s interests.

Risk Management: Identify legal risks and provide strategic advice to mitigate potential issues.

Collaboration: Work closely with cross-functional teams, including finance, operations, and compliance, to address legal aspects of business operations.

Qualifications:

  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Admitted to the bar and in good standing.
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of relevant legal experience with a strong background in civil litigation.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

We are seeking an Assistant General Counsel, with expertise in civil litigation, to join our team. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in supporting the legal functions of the company, ensuring compliance with applicable laws and regulations, and mitigating legal risks.

 What we offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Benefits package include health, dental, and life insurance, retirement plan with company match, short-term and long-term disability, 12.5 paid holidays and generous paid vacation and sick time

South Dakota Trust Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If interested, please email jobs@sdtrustco.com and attach a resume and cover letter.

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