Assistant Financial Aid Director

Assistant Financial Aid Director


Tri-County Community College
21 Campus Circle
Murphy, NC 28906
Phone: 828-837-6810

Job Location

Tri-County Community College - Main Campus 

21 Campus Circle

Murphy, NC 28906


$38,500 - $42,000 per year



Job Category

  • Professional

Application Period

Opens: Tuesday, June 4, 2024
Closes: Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Target Start Date

Tuesday, June 4, 2024

Expected Work Hours

8 am - 5 pm

Reports to

Director of Financial Aid

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree Required

Preferred Qualifications

Master's Degree Preferred

Position Description

Basic Purpose of Position:  The basic purpose of this position will be to support the Director of Financial Aid in managing the daily operations of the Financial Aid office.  This position will assist in the oversight, administration and distribution of all Federal and State aid programs within the College.  They will work collaboratively with the Financial Aid Director and the Financial Aid Technician to ensure compliance with all regulations surrounding financial aid.  They will report directly to the Director of Financial Aid and will work in conjunction with the Director of Student Services and all other staff and faculty within the College to ensure the proper administration of student aid. 

Job Description/Duties: 

  • Assist in the management and supervision of the Financial Aid office operations; ensuring efficient and effective service delivery.
  • Participate in the direction and supervision of all policies and procedures required to process and manage financial aid (FA) applications, refunds, returns and account reconciliations for all sources of FA available within the College.
  • Participate in ensuring full student eligibility is established and maintained before awarding and distributing financial aid resources through accurate verification and awarding procedures.
  • Manage the systematic calculations of Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) standards and participate in any SAP appeals along with other members of the Financial Aid committee.
  • Ensure proper records management for Financial and State audits.
  • Serve as an advisor to students, faculty, and other college staff regarding financial aid issues, policies and procedures.
  • Serve as a representative of the Financial Aid office at professional meetings, workshops, seminars, outreach and other community events. 
  • Collaborate with other members of the college faculty and staff to promote the effective dissemination of information regarding financial aid within the College.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Director of Financial Aid, Director of Student Services, or other College Administrator. 


How to Apply

How to Apply:  A TCCC application is required, plus a letter of interest, resume, and transcript/s. For an application form, contact Julia Hall at Tri-County Community College, 21 Campus Circle, Murphy, NC  28906.  Phone: (828) 835-4299 or e-mail Incomplete application packages will not be considered.                             


Job Post Contact

Julia Hall 

Director of Human Resources 828-835-4299