Financial Aid Administrator

Posted: 12/08/2021

DESCRIPTION:

The Financial Aid Administrator effectively counsels students and parents on all aspects of financial aid. Represents the University and the financial aid office at special events on and off campus. Coordinates the student employment program. Manages scholarships, awards and packages financial aid according to regulations and policy. Performs the day-to-day financial aid processes in coordination with other campus departments while maintaining mandatory compliance with internal policies as well as state and federal guidelines and laws. This position works with prospective and current students, as well as parents and families and provides exceptional customer service.
This position requires attention to detail, mathematical aptitude, effective oral, listening and written communication skills and works closely with other campus offices including Admissions, Business Office, Registrar and Athletics.

This position will remain open until filled.

QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS:
• Bachelor degree preferred, however an equivalent combination of education, experience, and training in higher education can be substituted
• Effective oral, listening and written communication skills; an outgoing personality; customer service skills; the ability to work independently, and as part of a team; a flexible attitude; able to work evenings and weekends as needed.
• Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office suite.
• Valid driver’s license and a good driving record.

HOW TO APPLY:
Only online applications will be accepted. Send a cover letter, CV, copies of transcripts, the names & contact information of 3-5 references, and Tusculum University application (This form can be located at the top of the web page https://www3.tusculum.edu/hr/employment-opportunities) electronically to turesume@tusculum.edu Attn: Financial Aid Administrator