Butte County Deputy State's Attorney in Belle Fourche, South Dakota

Immediate opening for Deputy Stateand#39;s Attorney. This is a full-time salaried position. Employment will start as soon as practical. Salary will depend on experience.The successful applicant will represent the county in all stages of court, with a primary focus on magistrate court. The position requires strong oral and written communication skills, the ability to work with minimum direction, the ability to work as part of a team, and the ability to organize and prioritize. Duties will include working with law enforcement, as well as members of the community, in the preparation of criminal cases; working with victims; legal research and writing; motion preparation; and litigating cases in court. The successful applicant must be detail oriented and willing to pitch in wherever help is needed. The successful applicant should also be willing to continue their education to further enhance litigation skills.Qualifications for employment are a Juris Doctorate degree and admitted to practice law in the State of South Dakota and a willingness to relocate to Butte County.No experience required.Applications will be accepted until the right candidate is found and the position is filled.