Boston Private Bank & Trust Company Trust Officer in Boston, Massachusetts

Requisition Number: 18-0030 Title: Trust Officer City: Boston State: MA


Job Summary:

The Trust Officer I will manage all aspects of ongoing administration of assigned Trust relationships. They will also participate in identifying and assisting in the opening of new business.

Responsibilities, Duties, and Accountabilities:

• Manage assigned trust relationships including all aspects of opening, administering, and closing of trust and fiduciary business; for some trust relationships, may provide support to more senior Trust Officers

• Complete all necessary regulatory reporting regarding Trust accounts including but not limited to Reg. 9 Compliance Services monitoring.

• Responsible for identifying and reporting compliance/ risk related matters within Trust & Fiduciary Services as well as assisting with the management and mitigation of risk. This should include potential and actual complaints, threatened and actual claims

of litigation.

• Understand the nuances of the discretionary review process and participate in such evaluations.

• May serve as a resource for other areas of the Bank with regard to Trust & Fiduciary issues as they may arise.

• Establish themselves with the local estate and financial planning communities to ensure favorable visibility of the Bank and its trust and fiduciary capabilities.

• May engage with Business Development Officers and Business Development Associates in the prospecting, evaluation and acceptance of new Trust business.

• Contribute to the fostering of a strong team oriented positive culture.

• Identify and escalate opportunities for process improvement.

• Other duties as assigned


• Bachelor’s degree from accredited college or university required. Graduate work including J.D. or similar preferred.

• Additional educational certifications such as CFP®, CTFA preferred.

• At least 5 years’ experience working within a Trust department, with exposure to working directly with settlors and beneficiaries on trust matters and demonstrated track record of understanding all the components of trust administration.

• Solid understanding of the role of fiduciaries and delivery of trust services.

• Demonstrated interpersonal skills suggesting ability to enhance the Bank’s Trust business – both internally and externally.

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