Director of Financial Aid

Fort Valley, Peach County
Aug 09, 2014
The Director of Financial Aid works under the general supervision of the Vice President for Student Success and Enrollment Management and is responsible for the efficient and effective management and administration of the student Financial Aid Office and its functions. Responsibilities: • Administer all federal, state, and institutional policies and procedures relating to student financial aid, student employment & scholarships, creating budget projections, coordinating the day-to-day management of the Financial Aid Office, supervising and training office staff, preparing all federal, state, and institutional reports pertaining to aid/scholarships, and serving as liaison to state and federal funding agencies. • Administer the Title IV student financial aid programs: PELL GRANTS, SEOG, TEACH GRANT, FWSP, PERKINS LOANS, STAFFORD LOANS, PLUS LOANS, and other loans and programs that may be established. • Serve as an active member of various committees throughout the University. • Coordinate provision of services to constituents and maintain a complete understanding of all University, State of Georgia, and Federal financial aid rules, regulations, policies and procedures. Minimum Qualifications: • Bachelor’s degree in a related field, Master’s degree preferred, in student personnel. administration, business, public administration, social sciences or related area. • Five years demonstrated successful and progressively responsible experience in financial aid. • Expertise in financial aid systems to include Banner and EDP Express. Additional information and application procedures can be found at