Financial Aid Counselor

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: October 11, 2019

Organization: Lander University

Location: Greenwood

City: Greenwood

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $33,500 – $35,000 annually

Requirements:

Minimum Requirements: Bachelor's degree required. At least two (2) years Professional Financial Aid experience, or relevant work experience in a higher educational environment required. Must have strong skills in providing excellent customer service and demonstrate strong ethics.

Preferred Requirements: Customer service experience in higher education and knowledge of Banner.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Employee must possess a keen knowledge of all federal regulations and guidelines governing Title IV student financial assistance programs. Employee must possess computer skills and strong organizational skills. Employee must have a high level of attention to detail, possess an ability to work in a dynamic work environment and meet deadlines. Employee must be able to communicate effectively and must be able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with faculty, administrators, staff, students, parents, counselors, and the general public. 

Job Description:

To assist students in receiving all financial assistance available to them. The individual will work closely with prospective and continuing students and families in planning and coordinating the funding of their education through eligible student loans, grants, scholarships and other financial arrangements. The Financial Aid Counselor will provide financial aid counseling and processing for all students.

Schedule:
8:00am–5:00pm, Monday – Friday (37.5 hours per week)
Contact Name:
Jessica Partlow
Contact Phone Number: 864-388-8037
Contact Email: Jpartlow@lander.edu
Application Process:
Applications must be submitted online at www.careers.sc.gov and
received by 10/11/2019. Receipt of individual applications not
acknowledged. See position status at www.lander.edu/hr. Lander
University is a tobacco-free campus. All final candidates are subject
to successfully completing background requirements.
Employer Address:

320 Stanley Ave.
Greenwood, SC 29649
United States