Student Financial Services Counselor

Hempstead, New York
Sep 26, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Student Affairs, Counseling
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:  counseling students and parents concerning financial aid, bills and payment; evaluating applications including performing needs analysis and determining eligibility for federal, state and University awards; processing student account information and assisting with outreach efforts both on campus and in the community (high school night presentations etc.). This position requires evening and weekend coverage on a rotating basis. Other responsibilities as assigned. Candidates must be able to organized and handle all aspects of administration and adhere to rules and regulations of Hofstra University, the Colonial Athletic Conference and the NCAA.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required. Strong communication skills, verbal and written, as well as strong interpersonal and administration skills needed. Candidate must possess a working knowledge of PC based work processing and spreadsheets. Strong customer service skills a must. Familiarity with computerized financial aid systems, especially Banner, knowledge of college financial aid and/or college student account processes preferred. Valid driver’s license required.

Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty administrative staff and student body, and encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community

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