Financial Aid Technician

Financial Aid Technician

Employer

Blue Ridge Community College
180 West Campus Drive
Flat Rock, NC 28731
Phone: 828-694-1700

Job Location

Blue Ridge Community College, Flat Rock, North Carolina

Salary/Grade

Grade 6 / $31,102 - $38,878

Benefits

Standard Benefits Package

Job Category

  • Technical/Paraprofessional

Application Period

Opens: Tuesday, January 5, 2021
Closes: Friday, January 29, 2021

Target Start Date

Monday, February 1, 2021

Expected Work Hours

M-F

Reports to

Director, Financial Aid

Employment Type

Full-Time Position

Minimum Qualifications

Come Join Our TEAM!

Blue Ridge Community College is currently seeking applications for a full-time Financial Aid Technician. The Financial Aid Technician is primarily responsible for all of the electronic processes and file management of the department, as well as providing financial aid assistance to prospective and enrolled students.

Education:
Associate’s Degree, required; Bachelor’s Degree and/or experience in administering financial aid programs at 2- or 4-year schools preferred

Experience: All persons must provide verifiable and relevant professional experience in a work-place setting or demonstrated instructional/teaching environment.

Knowledge and Skills:
The employee will possess strong personal and professional integrity, good verbal and written communication skills, and a commitment to safety.

An understanding of and commitment to the ‘open door’ philosophy of the community college.

Maintain an enthusiastic, self-reliant, and self-starting approach to meet job responsibilities.

Ability to work well independently as well as within a team environment with students, faculty, and staff in order to implement the mission and objectives of the college.

Ability to multi-task to meet the demands of walk-in students or incoming calls.

Microsoft Office computer skills and the ability to use the College computer information system with attention to detail and accuracy.

Physical Demands: The ability to perform all duties associated with the position, including by not limited to lifting, prolonged standing, sitting, bending, stooping, and operation or performing work with associated tools and machines.

Blue Ridge Community College is an Equal Employment Opportunity Institution.

Job Post Contact

Teisha Baynard