Virginia State Government Financial Aid Operations Specialist in Lynchburg, Virginia

Position Information
Job Description

This position will assist with the development and operational assistance to the Coordinator of Financial Aid and in the conduct of agency business related to the Financial Aid Office at the college.

This position will perform various functional processes for the student aid programs at CVCC.

It will manage and facilitate communications generated from the US Department of Education to students.

This position will help develop strategies for using advanced technology in support of student aid processes and better service to students, the community, and the college.

Minimum Qualifications

Coursework in business administration, finance and accounting, or an equivalent combination of training and experience is needed.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications at an intermediate level.

Practical experience working in a public service environment or educational setting for a minimum of 3 years.

Intermediate to expert-level experience using PeopleSoft or similar student information system for the administration of financial aid required.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree preferred.

Three to five years of financial aid administration in increasingly responsible roles preferred.

Special Requirements

Selected candidate is subject to a criminal background check as a condition of employment.

Special Instructions to Applicants

The offer of an interview is primarily based on the information provided on the application, “see resume” is not an acceptable response to any question. Submitting an incomplete state application, or an application lacking in detail, may result in your non-selection.

All known information regarding this position has been listed above. You will receive a confirmation number when your application has been submitted. Selected candidates will be contacted, while all other statuses will be updated at the conclusion of the hiring process.

Contact Information

Working Title: Financial Aid Operations Specialist

Role Title: Admin and Office Spec III - 19013

Job Open Date: 08/08/2017

Job Close Date: 08/25/2017

Open Until Filled: No

Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?: No

Hiring Range: Full time position with state benefits, starting pay based on knowledge and experience

Agency: Central VA Community College (292)

Location: Lynchburg - 680

Position Number: 00006

Job Posting Number: 1027862

Type of Recruitment: General Public - G

Does this position have telework options?: No

Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference: No

Job Type: Full-Time (Salaried)

Job Type Detail: Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1

Pay Band: 03