Assist the Associate Director of Operations with the management of the financial aid production processes, including mass packaging, to ensure compliance and promote the enrollment objectives of the University. Develop new code and modify existing reports to support the management of financial aid programs and external data requests. Work closely with the Associate Director of Operations in the evaluation, testing and implementation of yearly regulatory updates, patches and fixes and system modifications to ensure efficiency and compliance. Maintain Financial Aid automated phone system and website content.
The University of Massachusetts Lowell is committed to increasing diversity in its faculty, staff, and student populations, as well as curriculum and support programs, while promoting an inclusive environment. We seek candidates who can contribute to that goal and encourage you to apply and to identify your strengths in this area.
Minimum Qualifications (Required):
-An earned bachelor's degree
-Thorough knowledge of federal and state financial aid regulations
-Professional experience in an automated financial aid office
-Functional and technical expertise with PeopleSoft Student Administration System or other student relational database systems
-Experience with MS Office
-Two to five years' financial aid experience
-The ability to work effectively with diverse groups
-Experience with Cognos and PS Query preferred
-Excellent interpersonal and public communications skills.
-Ability to work effectively in a fast paced environment.
-Flexibility to work evening and weekend hours as needed.
Required Applicant Documents: (online submission only)
Names and contact information of three references
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled - Review of applications will begin December 20, 2012 and continue until the position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received.
Only Internal Professional Bargaining candidates will be considered during the first 10 business days of the posting. All other candidates will be considered after that period.
Anticipated Hiring Range: $55,000 - $60,000
Apply online only at: https://jobs.uml.edu