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Assistant Director

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Work type: Staff Full-time
Location: UMBC Campus
Categories: Financial Aid

Department:

Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships

The Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships is responsible for the administration of the university's federal, state and institutional financial aid programs.

Responsibilities:

As a member of the management team, the Assistant Director assists with the planning and administration of a full range of need-based financial aid programs.  This position supervises the Financial Aid Counselor staff and maintains policies and procedures related to awarding federal and institutional need based financial aid.  Specific duties include:  oversee the Federal Work Study program and assists in reconciliation of aid; present at financial aid information sessions; liaises with various partners on and off campus; counsels students and parents, reviews and processes financial aid applications; and performs other duties as assigned.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree (Master's preferred) is required. 

 

Preferred Qualifications: 

 

  • One year experience supervising
  • Two years of experience in federal, state, and/or institutional financial aid programs
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Commitment to customer service
  • Experience with PeopleSoft and Image Now
Background Screening Statement:

A background check will be required.  

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and the names and contact information for three professional references.

Screening of Applications Begins: For best consideration, submit materials by January 29, 2018 (applications will be accepted until the position is filled).
Salary: Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. 
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.
Accommodation: If you require a reasonable accommodation for a disability for any part of the employment process, please contact the Human Resources Department at 410-455-2337 or MD TTY Relay Service 1-800-735-2258 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
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 Standard Time
Applications close: Open Until Filled

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