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Manager, Perkins Loans and Payment Plan

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Work type: Staff Full-time
Location: UMBC Campus
Categories: Business/Accounting/Finance


Financial Services

The University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) Financial Services Division has an opening for a Manager of Perkins Loans and Payment Plans in the Student Business Services Department. 


The incumbent will be responsible for managing the Federal Perkins Loan fund and the tuition installment payment plan.  Specific duties of this position include: Overall management of the Perkins loan fund including oversight of accounting entries, regulatory compliance, cohort default rate monitoring and Perkins Loans fund reconciliations; set-up, maintenance and administration of the installment payment plan; IRS 1098T reporting; coordination and presentation of orientations and other campus events; auditing daily work and cashiering funds; oversight of RT service queues; supervision of staff; analysis, preparation and presentation of statistical data; back-up support for cashiering supervisor and student billing process; and other duties as assigned.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field and three years in a supervisory position leading a team of professionals in a similar financial environment. Strong analytical skills, attention to detail and accuracy are required. Must have extensive accounting experience (journal entries and reconciliations) and understand the importance of internal controls in a financial environment. The ideal candidate is committed to exceeding customer expectations and comfortable in a leadership role.  Must have excellent verbal, written and presentation skills as well as proficiency in MS Office.  Experience in higher education preferred.  PeopleSoft and public speaking experience a plus.

Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Experience in higher education
  • Public speaking experience
  • PeopleSoft experience
Background Screening Statement:

A background check will be required.  

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please include a cover letter indicating salary requirements, resume and 3 references

Closing Date: For best consideration, submit application materials by September 15, 2017 (resumes will be accepted until position is filled).
Salary: Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Hours: Full-time
Type: Regular
FLSA Status: Exempt
 Equal Opportunity Statement:  UMBC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, minority group members, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Work Authorization   As required by the 1986 Immigration Act, be prepared to present acceptable documentation upon hire showing your identity and that you are a U.S. citizen or an alien who is authorized to work.

Advertised: Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Open Until Filled

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