Financial Aid Assistant/College Assistant – CUNY School of Professional Studies – New York

Duties and Responsibilities:
Assist in processing financial aid applications, compile and verify data, and provide information on rules and regulations to students
Assist in compiling data and preparing federal and state financial aid reports
Advise students and parents of financial aid including deadlines, procedures, types of available aid and factors determining need
Will update and maintain financial aid files; input and verify financial aid data into computer
Respond to financial aid related inquiries in a polite and professional manner to ensure the highest level of student satisfaction
Collaborate with the TAP Coordinator
Other duties as assigned

High school diploma/GED

Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college
Prior financial aid experience
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Excellent written communication and interpersonal skills
Experience generating and working on reports
Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
Ability to be focused and efficient, but also flexible when working on multiple projects

How to Apply
Please send resume, cover letter and contact information of three (3) professional references to:
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