*Part-time Clerk, Grade A

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*Part-time Clerk, Grade ASchool/Division:Office of Enrollment ManagementOffice:Office of the Bursar/Student AccountsFull-Time or Part-Time:Part-TimeAbout HofstraHofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is the only school to ever host three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). At Hofstra, students get the best of both worlds. Our campus is a leafy oasis just a quick train ride away from New York City and all its cultural, recreational and professional opportunities. We offer small classes and personal attention, with the resources, technology and facilities of a large university. Students can choose from more than 160 undergraduate program options and 165 graduate program options in the liberal arts and sciences, education, health professions and human services, the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs, the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law, the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, and the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Hofstra University is a dynamic community of more than 11,000 students from around the world who are dedicated to civic engagement, academic excellence and becoming leaders in their communities and their careers.Description:Reporting to the Assistant Director in the Office of the Bursar/of Student Accounts, this position will assist the refund team with all aspects of student, parent and lender refunds.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Posting loan checks and lender refunds into Banner
• Coordinating and maintaining student, parent and lender refund documentation
• Responding to email, telephone and in-person inquiries from students, parents, lenders and other departments
• Sending emails to students to advise of the status of a refund check and to endorse lender checks.
• Assist with maintaining the weekly withdrawal spreadsheet
• Generating Parent PLUS letters daily via the mail merge process
• Issuing stop payment requests to Finance

This position may assist in special projects as assigned by the Associate Director and Assistant Director and perform other duties not specifically identified above, but which require the same degree of skills and which are normally included within the above job title.

Hours: Monday - Friday, 9am - 1pm

May be required to work additional hours during peak periods. Limited vacation/personal time during peak periods.

*Subject to bumping

Qualifications:This position requires good communication skills and quality customer service, the ability to perform and prioritize duties independently, meet established deadlines and work effectively in an environment of frequent interruptions and high volume. The candidate should be highly motivated and a team player. Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Word are required. Knowledge of Ellucian Banner, Access and Outlook is preferred.

Application Instructions:Qualified applicants may submit resumes via e-mail to [email protected] Please indicate job #896804-19 in the subject line.Voluntary Self-IdentificationAll applicants are invited to complete the three (3) voluntary self-identification formsDeadline:Open Until FilledDate Posted: 10/16/2019Posting Number: 896804-19




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Posted: 10/18/2019
Application Due: 12/17/2019
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