Southern Virginia University’s Office of Financial Aid is seeking to hire a motivated Financial Aid Specialist to help guide students through the financial aid process and access scholarships, student loans, or grants to fund their education. Primary duties for this position include building and managing relationships with students and parents while demonstrating white-glove customer service and maintaining compliance to federal regulations governing the acquisition and distribution of Title IV federal financial aid.
Employment Status: Full-time, $36,000-40,000 entry annual salary (based on experience)
Education: Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree is a plus
Experience: 2-3 years of work experience in financial services, customer service, sales, or related field
Established in 1996, Southern Virginia University is a private, self-reliant, four-year residential university aligned with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and its principles and values. Our mission is to gather faithful Latter-day Saints and like-minded students, lift them in intellect, character, and spirituality, and launch them into successful lives and careers.
Nestled in the foothills of Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains at the southern end of the idyllic Shenandoah Valley, our quaint campus is home to more than 1,000 students who live by a Code of Conduct based on the Teachings of the Restored Church of Jesus Christ. We welcome all applicants who will sincerely strive to live by and support our standards. Learn more at svu.edu.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references to Human Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org .Applications will be accepted and reviewed until the position is filled.
Southern Virginia University is an equal opportunity employer. This document provides information regarding the essential functions of the designated job, and the general nature and level of work associated therewith. It should not be interpreted as describing all duties related to this position, nor used to limit the nature and extent of assignments given to an employee.