Student Finance Advisor I-Phoenix

Phoenix, AZ
Aug 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
The Carrington College Phoenix location is actively seeking candidates interested in a career as a Student Finance Advisor in the the education field.

This is a career where you can truly impact other's lives by working directly with our student population and helping them reach their goals, while working with some great colleagues in a team environment. Our Student Finance Advisors work with our students daily to support the goals and help plan for students' futures. Our goal is to promote student success through accurate and responsive advisement in the areas of student finance, providing support and advocacy as needed for Carrington students throughout the student life cycle and serve as the point of contact for student questions and issues.

If you have prior experience in customer service, consulting, or possess financial experience and consider some of your greatest strengths to be in your communication, relationship-building, accountability, integrity and teamwork competencies, you are encouraged to apply!

In this role you will:

  • Provide superior customer service and information to incoming, current and former students.
  • Track the progress of all new financial aid applicants.
  • Assist with Title IV federal, state, and institutional aid applications.
  • Provide revised award information to students.
  • Complete other duties as assigned

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Below are the minimum requirements of the education, experience, knowledge, and skills required to competently perform in this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • High School Diploma required; Associates degree preferred.
  • Customer service experience preferred.
  • One year related financial advising and/or training experience preferred.
  • PC skills in Microsoft Office, Internet applications and database software.
  • Experience with Student Financial Aid software application a plus.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to multi-task.
We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Thank you for applying for this outstanding opportunity today.