Financial Aid and Veterans Benefits Advisor, Full Time
Description: Financial Aid and Veterans Benefits Advisor, Full Time
Reports to: Director of Financial Aid
Salary Range: Non-exempt, excellent benefits package
Position Summary: This position advises military veterans on the application process for obtaining federal and state military benefits and coordinates the packaging of said aid. In addition, this position will also advise and package financial aid for non-military applicants.
Qualifications: Associate’s degree in related field or appropriate experience working in the Financial Aid or Veterans Affairs field; demonstrated effective use of the Microsoft Office Suite and a proprietary information system; strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills; strong organizational and time management skills; and proven analytical skills required. Bachelor's Degree; minimum of 3 years of professional experience in a Financial Aid office; demonstrated knowledge of and the ability to manage and explain the complex state and federal regulations that govern financial aid and veteran educational benefits; availability to travel and work a flexible schedule preferred.
Application Process: Complete online application by clicking on the “Apply” button at Online Employment Application | Open Positions (applitrack.com) and include a resume, applicable unofficial transcripts, and cover letter specifically addressing how your qualifications meet the duties and responsibilities outlined in the job description. A full job description is attached. Applications are accepted until the position is filled though priority will be given to applications received on or before Wednesday, September 20, 2023. Employment is contingent upon skill set testing and criminal background check; official transcripts required upon hire; employment sponsorship is not available. AA/EOE