Southern Careers Institute Education Finance Specialist (007712) in Austin, Texas
MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN A STUDENT'S LIFE!
Are you driven by the challenge of meeting expectations and goals?
Southern Careers Institute is currently seeking a talented, experienced Education Finance Specialistfor our south Austin,* Texas*location.
As the Education Finance Specialist, you will work within federal, state and institutional policies and regulations, to provide financial aid information and counseling services to students and families.
Counsel and advise students about financial aid eligibility, application procedures, aid programs, aid eligibility, packaging policies, costs, billing process, indebtedness, money management and financial planning. Also provides general information via e-mail, phone, and personal contact;
Determine amount of aid, considering such factors as funds available, extent of demand, and needs of students;
Compare data on students' applications, such as proposed budget, family income, or transcript of grades, with eligibility requirements of assistance program;
Interview students to obtain information needed to determine eligibility for aid;
Review FAFSA process with student – maintain copies of applicable federal tax returns required to complete this process; enter FAFSA data to complete needs analysis/budget worksheet;
Ensure 100% student satisfaction; provide timely service during student appointments;
Maintains confidentiality of student records in compliance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act;
Other duties as may be assigned.
Successful candidates will have:
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience;
Ability to make mathematical calculations and reconcile records as required;
Excellent analytical, problem solving and customer service skills;
Detail oriented and ability to organize and manage multiple projects while working in a high-pressure office;
Experience with the Internet, MS Outlook, Word and Excel.
At SCI, better training leads to better careers!
Job Number: 007712
Job Title: Education Finance Specialist
Number of Openings: 1
Job Type (Employment Type): Direct Hire
Salary Interval: Per Hour
Job Schedule: Full Time
Job Category: Financial Services
Years of Experience: 1