Posting Date: January 31, 2019
Closing Date: Open until filled
William Paterson University invites applications for a Financial Aid Counselor responsible for guiding and advising students and parents through the financial aid process. This includes performing verification, executing dependency overrides, making award and budget adjustments to student records, and executing professional judgment. The Financial Aid Counselor ensures optimal customer service through critical analysis of business processes, workflow trends, and by working with human resources to identify opportunities to streamline and automate financial aid processing. Financial Aid Counselors forecast, measure, manage, and executive all aspects of payment processing workflow. Positon reports to the Director of Financial Aid.
Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Personal attributes and traits
About William Paterson:
The University is the third most diverse public university in New Jersey. As a longstanding member of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU), we have been designated by the US Department of Education as a Hispanic-Serving Institution. The University offers more than 250 undergraduate and graduate academic programs that range from liberal arts and sciences to pre-professional and professional programs; it enrolls nearly 10,000 students from across the country and from over 40 nations. The University is situated on a beautiful, 370-acre suburban campus in Wayne, New Jersey, just twenty miles west of New York City.
Invitation to apply:
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Interested candidates will be prompted to:
Complete an application
Submit a cover letter and resume
Provide three (3) professional references
Submission of all documents listed above is required for consideration.
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Statistic Act) requires all institutions of higher learning to make available to
prospective employees our agency's Annual Security Report. A copy of this information
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A paper copy of this report can be obtained at the University Police Department upon request.
William Paterson University is an equal opportunity employer
that actively values and supports diversity among faculty, staff and students.
Women, minorities, and members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.
William Paterson University
300 Pompton Rd
Wayne, New Jersey 07470