The Financial Aid Data Coordinator and Processor is responsible for technical support and managing financial aid related data. The incumbent is also responsible for reviewing all student loan applications, and coordinating and processing summer financial aid with the assistant director.
Hiring offers for this position are contingent on the successful completion of a background check.
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Bachelor’s degree required.
1 to 2 years’ experience with data management and analysis
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to review and reconcile financial data
Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Access, Excel and Word is essential
Must be able to take initiative, prioritize, and complete work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented office
Three years’ relevant work experience in financial aid, loan processing, or equivalent in education and training
A global outlook, practical idealism, and a passion for public service define American University. American University is a private doctoral institution situated in a residential neighborhood of northwest Washington, D.C. Our academic strengths are grounded in social responsibility and a commitment to cultural and intellectual diversity.