Founded in 1851, Ripon College provides a nationally recognized, academically rigorous and supportive learning environment characterized by individualized instruction and cooperative inquiry in the liberal arts emphasizing clear reasoning, persuasive communication, and confident and effective approaches to change. Ripon College, located about one hour from the Milwaukee and Madison areas in east – central Wisconsin, is a private, Phi Beta Kappa liberal arts college dedicated to excellence in teaching.
Ripon College is seeking applications and nominations for a Financial Aid Specialist, reporting to the Director of Financial Aid.
The Financial Aid Specialist position is an exempt, full-time administrative position, reporting to the Director of Financial Aid. The Financial Aid Specialist manages the PowerFAIDS financial aid management system and coordinates activities with the integrated campus software – Jenzabar; and other duties as assigned by the Director. The Financial Aid Specialist must be familiar with all federal, state and institutional aid programs.
Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree with a minimum of three years financial aid experience at the college level preferred. Demonstrated interpersonal, organizational and communication skills are essential. Extensive knowledge of computer applications and systems (e.g. PowerFaids, Jenzabar/Quodata Systems, etc.) is important, as well as willingness to learn and train on new systems. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.
Candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and names of at least three references to Dave Woodward, Director of Financial Aid but mailed to: Paula Schultz, Admission Office, Ripon College, PO Box 248, Ripon, Wisconsin 54971-0248, Voice: 920-748-8301, FAX: 920-748-8335, email@example.com
The position will remain open until filled but applications received by February 15, 2014 will receive priority consideration.