University of Pennsylvania ASSOC DIR, GRAD AND PROFESSIONAL AID in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reference Number 87-29053
Posted Job Title ASSOC DIR, GRAD AND PROFESSIONAL AID
School Name Division of Finance
Org Student Financial Services
Posted to the Web 06/22/2018
Posted Job/Salary Grade 028
Employment Type Exempt
Position Type Full Time
Position Schedule Mon-Fri: 9am-5pm
Position Length Ongoing
Position End Date
The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penn’s distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning.
Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.
The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes excellent healthcare and tuition benefits for employees and their families, generous retirement benefits, a wide variety of professional development opportunities, supportive work and family benefits, a wealth of health and wellness programs and resources, and much more.
The Division of Finance is responsible for an array of centralized financial functions of the University. Our various departments are responsible for administrative services that support financial accounting and disbursement activities, research administration, external and internal investments, cash and debt management, risk management and student registration and financial aid. http://www.finance.upenn.edu/default.asp
Under the supervision of the Deputy Director, provides administrative services for the processing of financial aid and counseling services of Graduate and health professions students. Formulates financial aid award packages using established federal, state and/or university policies. Determines and approves financial aid eligibility using latest online technology and its responsible for complete accounts of financial aid records. Manages grad counseling staff.
A Bachelor’s Degree and 5 years to 7 years of financial aid experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required.Working knowledge of the following financial aid systems preferred: Banner, COD, NSLDS and PHEAA. Ability to organize and prioritize multiple projects. Must possess excellent customer service, problem solving and communication skills. Experience in managing both federal and institutional methodology is a plus.
Affirmative Action Statement
Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.
Special Requirements Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
Quick Link http://jobs.hr.upenn.edu/postings/37939
Posting Supplemental Questions
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How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
Contacted by a Penn Recruiter
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What is your highest level of education completed?
Less than high school education
High School Diploma or GED
Vocational or Technical School
Associate's Degree or Two Year College
PHD/MD/JD or equivalent doctoral degree
How many years of experience do you have related to this position?
0 to 1 Year
1 to 2 Years
2 to 3 Years
3 to 5 Years
5 to 7 Years
7 to 10 Years
Over 10 Years
Do you have previous supervisory experience?
Do you have working knowledge of the following financial aid systems: Banner, COD, NSLDS and PHEAA?
Do you have 5-7 years of financial aid experience?
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