Call for Applicants: Operations/Compliance Manager

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Operations/Compliance Manager

South Dakota Community Foundation

The mission of the South Dakota Community Foundation is: “To bring philanthropy to life for a stronger South Dakota.”  Are you someone who knows how to “do things right” and “do the right thing” to forward this mission?  If so, the South Dakota Community Foundation might be a fit for you. 

The Foundation seeks a motivated person to expand its team of seasoned professionals who partner with donors to meet individual and collective philanthropic goals.  This position also supports organizations who are seeking grant funds to meet the charitable needs of the people of South Dakota through well-defined compliance and outcomes practices. 

The selected candidate will be someone who can be intensely detail focused, assuring policies, procedures, and practices meet full compliance with local, state and federal law and regulation, as well as nonprofit best practice standards.  The individual selected will also challenge those very systems, policies, and practices to find better and more efficient ways to deliver on the mission of the Foundation to meet the demand of a growing donor and grantee base. 

An individual trained in law, banking, corporate compliance, operations, fund development, project management, or other related academic pursuit who wants to make a difference, wants to grow professionally, find variety and deep meaning in their work, and who wants to work with a dynamic, growing, and mission-driven organization and team is encouraged to apply.

This position is based in Pierre. For a complete job description and required qualifications, please email