Faulkner University is seeking a qualified individual to serve as Director of Financial Aid. The successful candidate would be responsible for disbursing all Federal, State and Institutional Financial Aid funds for all programs of Faulkner University. Faulkner University is a Christian university affiliated with the churches of Christ.
This is a full-time (40+ hours a week), 12-month position. Target Start Date- June 1, 2020.
Summary of Duties:
Oversee the administration of the University's Financial Aid program
Supervise the staff and activities of the department
Responsible for assuring compliance with all regulatory agencies that provide funding to both the student and the University
Develop/implement short and long term objectives for the department
Prepare reports for govermental agencies and university departments
Provide fiscal budget controls for the department
Counsel students and prospective students on all Financial Aid programs including loans, grants and scholarships
Travel to off-site registrations as necessary
Bachelor's degree required; Master's degree preferred
Minimum five years related experience
Experience in PowerFAIDS software helpful
Proficiency with Microsoft applications including Word, Excel and Gmail
Active member of the church of Christ
For initial application submit:
Employment is conditional upon a satisfactory background check and verification of work authorization through E-Verify.
Non-discrimination statement: Faulkner University is a church-affiliated liberal arts institution committed to employing a highly qualified and diverse administration, faculty and staff which reflects the University's religious traditions, values, affiliation, and purpose. Thus, the institution invites individuals affiliated with the churches of Christ to submit applications regardless of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, gender, marital status, or disability. Faulkner University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, gender, marital status, or disability in connection with its educational policies, admissions, financial aid, employment, educational programs, or activities. However, Faulkner University exercises a preference in employment for those qualified applicants who are members of the churches of Christ whose lifestyles are consistent with the mission of the University and with the beliefs and values of the churches of Christ. Please refer to our website for further information: www.faulkner.edu