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Assistant Director of Student Financial Services - Search Extended

University of Maine at Augusta | Augusta, ME 04330

University of Maine at Augusta


Position Title:

Assistant Director of Student Financial Services - Search Extended

Campus:

UMA Augusta

Department:

Student Financial Services - ASTAC

Bargaining Unit:

UMPSA

Salary Band/Wage Band:

A typical salary for this position falls in the low to mid 40's and is commensurate with training and experience.

Work Schedule:

Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, evenings and weekends as necessary.

Location:

Augusta, ME

Statement of Job:

UMA transforms the lives of students of every age and background across the State of Maine and beyond through access to high-quality distance and on-site education, excellence in student support, civic engagement, and professional and liberal arts programs.

UMA is the third largest public university in Maine. In addition to its main campus in the state's capital, UMA also serves students at its campus in Bangor (UMA Bangor) and through UMA Centers around the state. With its multiple locations and long-term expertise in online and distance learning, UMA is generally considered the university of choice for Mainers of all ages who want to attend college without uprooting their lives.

The University of Maine at Augusta is seeking applicants for the position of Assistant Director for Student Financial Services. The Assistant Director has the primary responsibility for the timely and accurate transmission of student financial aid information between the Department of Education and UMA, reconciliation of all federal aid accounts, and processing of all application data ensuring that student notifications are generated. This position participates in the disbursement process to ensure that financial aid is appropriately disbursed to students' accounts following Federal guidelines.

Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, evenings and weekends as necessary.

Salary: A typical salary for this position falls in the low-to-mid 40s and is commensurate with training and experience.

Qualifications:

Required:
  • Baccalaureate degree in business, or a related field, and/or the equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills
  • Demonstrated attention to detail, accuracy and efficiency
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team
  • Three to five years of college financial aid experience
  • Strong computer skills


Preferred:
  • Five or more years of college financial aid experience
  • Knowledge of PeopleSoft software and programming experience
  • Experience working in the University of Maine System


Other Information:

Applicants must complete an online application and submit a cover letter and resume at https://uma.hiretouch.com/ . Materials must be submitted via "Apply for Position." You will need to create an applicant profile, complete an application,upload a cover letter which fully describes your qualifications and experiences with specific reference to the required and preferred qualifications, a resume/curriculum vitae and contact information for three professional references. You will also need to complete the affirmative action survey, the self-identification of disability form, and the self-identification of veteran status form.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a suitable applicant pool is identified. We are not able to consider applicants who require Visa sponsorship support.

The successful applicant is subject to appropriate background screening .

The University of Maine at Augusta is an EEO/AA employer, and does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender expression, national origin, citizenship status, age, disability, genetic information or veteran's status in employment, education, and all other programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies: Sarah E. Harebo, Director of Equal Opportunity, 101 North Stevens Hall, University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469-5754 or at 207.581.1226.

Length:

Fiscal Year (12 Months)

Required Documents:

Contact Information for Professional References, Cover Letter, Resume/CV


Job Code: 52146
Posted On: 01/23/192019-01-23
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Finance, Accounting, Management
Pay Type: Annual Salary
Similar Jobs: Within 25 miles of 04330, Finance, Accounting, Management

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