Maria College seeks a dynamic, resourceful individual to serve as Director of Financial Aid. Reporting to the Vice President of Finance and Administration, this position:
- provides direction for the daily operational functions of the Financial Aid Office;
- coordinates efforts with the Assistant Directors to ensure best practices and regulations are followed for all students receiving financial aid; and
- oversees Financial Aid staff to build efficiencies and scalability for financial aid functions and services provided to students and partners.
Requirements: Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of five years of experience working in a professional capacity. Broad knowledge of federal financial aid programs and recordkeeping requirements. Knowledge of higher education processes, supervisory and personnel practices, communication techniques and computer software. General knowledge of accounting practices, data processing and computer applications. Prior experience in education, customer service, college financial aid counseling, or administration—and experience in using PowerFAIDS — is preferred.
Application Information: Please send cover letter, CV/resume, salary requirements and a list of 3 references to: firstname.lastname@example.org with “Director of Financial Aid” as the subject. Applications will be received until the position is filled, and preference will be given to those who apply before April 27th.
Maria College is an Affirmative Action employer. The College does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin, creed, sexual orientation, or mental or physical disability in its programs, activities, or employment. We invite applications from qualified candidates who share our commitment to providing caring service to others. Information about the services, activities and facilities accessible to the disabled may be obtained in the Office of Student Services, Mercy Hall. For further information regarding Title IX and 504, contact Ann Reis, Title IX Coordinator, (518) 861-2598.