Coordinator, Veteran Affairs

Coordinator, Veteran Affairs


Sandhills Community College
3395 Airport Road
Pinehurst, NC 28374
Phone: 910-692-6185

Job Location

Pinehurst, NC




State of NC

Job Category

  • Executive/Administrative/Managerial

Application Period

Opens: Monday, March 13, 2023
Closes: Thursday, March 23, 2023

Target Start Date

Monday, May 1, 2023

Expected Work Hours

M-F 8-5pm

Reports to

Director, Financial Aid and Veteran Affairs

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

  1. Associate degree required
  2. Two years of Higher Education experience
  3. Computer literacy and excellent written and verbal communication skills
  4. The ability to work effectively with faculty, staff (co-workers), students, and the community
  5. Demonstrates core value of “helpfulness”

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree  
  • Three years of Higher Education experience
  • Two years of experience as a VA Certifying Official

Position Description

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  1. Ensure compliance with all federal, state, and college veterans affairs policies and regulations
  2. Oversee federal and state VA audits
  3. Oversee processes for veterans affairs programs
  4. Collaboratively partner with other departments on campus to promote a veteran-friendly campus
  5. Serve as the primary VA Certifying Official  
  6. Advise veterans and dependents on all matters that have a potential impact on VA educational benefits
  7. Collaborate with other departments on campus to ensure veteran student issues are resolved
  8. Assist with special projects (Shopping Worksheet, Military Friendly, Principles of Excellence, etc.)
  9. Ensure security of veterans affairs records
  10. Counsel new and returning students regarding veterans’ benefits
  11. Complete all federal and state reports
  12. Assist with the publication of all veterans services materials, including information in the college catalog, student handbook, information sheets, and website
  13. Direct, evaluate, and review the job performance of the part-time VA Associate and student workers
  14. Provide computer technical assistance to the department
  15. Maintain and update the veterans affairs policy and procedure manual

How to Apply

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Job Post Contact

Chreatha Alston, Senior Director of Human Resources