Financial Aid Counselor

Southeastern Louisiana University   Hammond, LA   Full-time     Education
Posted on July 8, 2024
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Financial Aid Counselor

Southeastern Louisiana University's Office of Financial Aid invites applications for the position of Financial Aid Counselor. This position reports to the Assistant Director of Financial Aid. The Financial Aid Counselors duties include counseling and advising students and parents on the various financial aid programs, assisting with the administration of one or more federal, state, or institutional financial aid programs, evaluating Financial Aid applications in order to determine student eligibility for various financial aid programs, and collecting data and keeping accurate records.


REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
•    Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university by hire date

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
•    Experience in Financial Aid administration, or related experience
•    Experience in a highly automated, Financial Aid Office at an institution which resembles Southeastern Louisiana University in size and complexity of program administration

DESIRED KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES AND SKILLS
•    Proficient with automated data management
•    Strong organizational skills
•    Strong communication, customer service and public relation skills
•    Knowledge or skills in various software applications including Microsoft Word and data management tools

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
•    Cover Letter
•    Resume/CV
•    Copies of Transcripts (official transcripts will be required if hired)
•    Names and contact information for 3 references

Please Note:  Applications must be completed and submitted by 11:59 p.m. on the posting close date to ensure consideration.

How to Apply:
Click on the Apply button and complete an electronic application which can be used for this vacancy as well as future vacancies. Any required documents should be attached under the Resume/CV section of your application. If all required documents are not attached you will NOT be considered.


Apply at: https://ulsselu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/SLU/job/Hammond-La/Financial-Aid-Counselor_R-1583