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Job Details: Financial Aid Clerk

Job Title:

Financial Aid Clerk

Submitted on:

January 13, 2023

Salary:

Commensurate with experience

Start Date:

January 23, 2023

Contract:

12 month, non-exempt

Job Summary:

Assists with the implementation and delivery of assigned financial aid work and activities. Processes, reviews, and evaluates financial aid applications.

Responsibilities:

• Assist students in preparation, process, and corrections of FAFSA;
• Assist students with completion of missing documents for the financial aid process including verification and tax documents, accepting loans, completing master promissory notes, entrance counseling, accepting terms and conditions, and Title IV requirements;
• Daily load of ISIR applications in Banner, match ISIR’s to database process;
• Ensures accuracy of all tracking requirements in the Banner system;
• Processes the discrepancy reports and resolves outstanding issues with students;
• Assists with posting of scholarships to individual student accounts;
• Assist with Satisfactory Academic Progress by preparing for appeals meetings by gathering necessary data on students;
• Update and prepare all documents for each academic year, including forms, budgets, Pell schedules, grant distributions, etc.
• Assists in the imaging of financial aid records and adhering to quality assurance processes;
• Verify qualifying students for Oklahoma’s Promise and Oklahoma Tuition and Aid Grant and file requests with Ok Regents office.
• Order and maintain office supplies;
• Processes office mail;
• Maintain office files, filing, copying documents as needed, general administrative/secretarial duties.
• Backup student workers as needed.
• Backup Director and Assistant Director as needed.
• Must have a strong work ethic and lead by example.
• Must be a professional, credible and respected representative of the institution internally and in the community
• Demonstrated willingness and ability to act ethically and socially responsible
• Must be able to lift more than 50-lb. objects; frequent bending, stooping, and walking.
• Can be exposed to a variety of weather conditions for periods of time.
• Ability to communicate in a courteous manner
• Other duties as assigned by Director of Financial Aid or designee.

The omission of specific statement of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position.

Qualifications:

• Ability to work effectively with a variety of individuals
• Experience in managing records & filing systems.
• Experience in working with computers, knowledge of Microsoft office, Excel and windows highly desired.
• Good communication skills written and oral.
• Problem solving and planning skills necessary.
• Ability to read, speak and understand English well.

EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE: Preferred: Bi-lingual in English/Spanish. High School Diploma, Associates degree or higher preferred.

 

Applicant Must Submit:

  • Letter of Application
  • Resume
  • Three References, current addresses and phone numbers
  • All College Transcripts (unofficial)
  • Completed Consent & Disclosure form for pre-employment background check (available here)
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