Financial Aid Assistant I
Title Financial Aid Assistant I
FLSA status Non-Exempt
SHSU Salary Table
$1,846 – $2,672 monthly
Occupational Category Clerical
Department Financial Aid
Open Until Filled Yes
Educational and Experience Requirement
High school graduate or G.E.D. equivalent. Two years of experience in a related field is required. Financial Aid experience helpful. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position
Performs clerical duties of a varied and complex nature which require some experience and the occasional use of independent judgment.
To perform clerical and accounting tasks of a varied and complex nature such as, but not limited to: run processes, review student’s financial aid status and provide via telephone or in person. Maintain complex files; type routine reports and correspondence; and enter data into computer as needed. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Requires answering telephones. During peak work loads, telephone periods may be extensive. Requires ability to periodically work at the front counter, encountering students, parents, etc. Requires ability to retain and relay financial information to students and parents. Experience with Financial Aid software helpful. Computer skills required.