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Director, Financial Aid

Location:Bloomington, MN
Benefits:Full time benefits package available
Employment Type:Full Time
Department:Financial Aid
Job Type:
Description: The Director of Financial Aid provides the vision, leadership and management of the Office of Financial Aid Office and its staff. This position requires a leader with a proven track record in the administration of financial aid and experience with compliance audits, budget management and reporting. This position leads in the effort to provide exceptional customer service to students and the campus community.
Duties:
  • Works collaboratively with the offices of Admissions, Registrar, Accounting, Student Affairs and Academic Deans within the area of Enrollment Management
  • Ensures financial aid services are delivered, following regulatory compliance and good stewardship of institutional, private, federal and state financial aid funds
  • This position will be responsible for bringing technology based efficiencies to the department and implementing business processes aligned with best practices
  • Qualifications:
  • Bachelorís degree required, Masters degree strongly preferred
  • Five years of progressive leadership experience in managing Title IV student financial aid programs at a post-secondary level
  • Experience and strong skills in the effective use and development of technological tools and systems used to support and deliver financial aid programs and services, Preferably experience with PowerFAIDS
  • Knowledge of state and federal financial aid programs, rules and regulations related to reporting requirements
  • Strong analytic skills, and an ability to demonstrate process improvement experience and strategic thinking
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, and an ability to work with a diverse population.


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