Assistant Director, Financial Aid & Scholarships
Johns Hopkins University
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Homewood Campus, Baltimore Maryland
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The Assistant Director position is a member of the management team comprised of the Assistant Vice Provost, Director, Associate Directors, Senior Assistant Directors and Assistant Directors who work as a collaborative group responsible for development and implementation of policies and procedures to meet University wide goals. This position is responsible for managing and processing a portion of the total number of need-based financial aid applications received by the Office of Student Financial Services and managing a program (federal, state, or institutional)
- Evaluate aid applications for prospective and returning undergraduate as well as full and part-time graduate student populations to determine aid eligibility using federal and institutional methodologies, exercising professional judgment when necessary
- Daily contact with students and families via phone, email and in-person
- Prepare and present financial aid sessions/workshops to high schools and other organizations upon request
- Assist with the development and implementation of financial aid policies and procedures
- Assist with reconciliation of scheduled reports to ensure timely delivery of financial aid to students and compliance with Federal Title IV regulations; comprehensive knowledge of Federal verification, Direct loan processing, and Return to Title IV; frequent communication with campus administrative departments (Admissions, Registrar, Student Accounts, and Student Employment) and academic departments
- Additional assigned responsibilities for other programs as needed
- The Assistant Director position has direct authority to make financial aid commitments to the student population on behalf of the University
- A Bachelor's Degree and one year related experience is required. Additional education may substitute for required experience, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
JHU Equivalency Formula: 30 undergraduate degree credits (semester hours) or 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum education/experience required for the respective job.
- · A Master's Degree and three years of relevant financial aid/Title IV experience is preferred.
- Experience in a highly selective college or university setting that practices some form of institutional methodology is preferred.
- · The candidate who best fits this position will have exceptional written and oral communication skills, strong, student-based counseling proficiency, a good eye for detail, robust organizational skills, a comprehensive understanding of Federal Title IV regulations and Federal Title IV financial aid processing systems (COD, NSLDS, etc), a strong work ethic and a working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite of products. Experience with CSS PROFILE, IDOC, PowerFAIDS, and OnBase preferred.
Instructions for job applicants
Apply online at https://jobs.jhu.edu/job/Baltimore-Assistant-Director%2C-Financial-Aid-&-Scholarships-MD-21218/553578400/
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