Explore a Career with the South Dakota State Government

Explore a Career with the South Dakota State Government

Auditor I

Rapid City, SD

Job ID: 15567

Agency: Department of Legislative Audit
Location: Rapid City, Spearfish, Belle Fourche, Wall
Salary: $44,769.00 annually
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

This is a full-time position with the Department of Legislative Audit. For more information on the Department of Legislative Audit, please visit https://legislativeaudit.sd.gov/ .

Legislative Audit, a department of the legislative branch of South Dakota state government, has an opportunity available for an Auditor to join our team of accountability professionals. This position will assist in auditing state government agencies or local governments by determining whether governments receive, control and expend money in accordance with law and prepare financial statements in accordance with the preparation of audit reports

This position is exempt from the Civil Service Act.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:
Positions are available for candidates with 0 - 2 years of experience who hold a bachelor's degree in accounting (or related business degree with major coursework in accounting). Ideal candidate will have earned 150 hours of college credits and be eligible to sit for the CPA exam.

Knowledge, skills, and abilities:
  • knowledge of auditing standards and accounting principles;
  • strong analytical, problem solving, communication and interpersonal skills;
  • ability to communicate clearly and concisely in both oral and written communications;
  • ability to solve problems and articulate issues;
  • ability to provide timely and concise information to others;
  • ability to analyze and interpret financial reports.

Additional Requirements: To be considered, p lease include a resume and letter of interest. A college transcript will be required if applicant is selected for an interview


The State of South Dakota does not sponsor work visas for new or existing employees. All persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and complete an Employment Eligibility Verification, Form I-9.

The State of South Dakota offers paid employee health insurance plus ten paid holidays, generous vacation leave accrual, and medical, dental, vision, and other benefits. For more information please visit https://bhr.sd.gov/job-seekers/work-for-state-government/ . This position is a member of Class A retirement under SDRS.

Apply at: https://sodakprod-lm01.cloud.infor.com:1443/lmghr/xmlhttp/shorturl.do?key=D5Y
South Dakota Bureau of Human Resources
500 East Capitol
Pierre, SD 57501-5070
Telephone: 605.773.3148 Fax: 605.773.4344

"An Equal Opportunity Employer"

Auditor I