Financial Aid Advisor
Our client in the broadcasting industry is seeking the next generation of media professionals. Their brand promise is “Learn from a Pro to Become a Pro”; students are trained by broadcast media professionals working in the field. The organization operates seven (7) campuses across Ohio, Illinois, Colorado, and Miami. Like all members of the staff, the Financial Aid Advisor is expected to project the organization’s core values and core purpose. This position supports a college and creative culture and ensures graduates are fully ready for entry-level employment opportunities.
A key role for the Financial Aid Advisor is assisting students with their financial aid eligibility. This individual is accountable for the one-on-one advising involved in ensuring students are compliant with their federal financial aid. The Financial Aid Advisor will work closely and in conjunction with the Admissions Departments to provide financial aid options for potential new students and complete their packaging in a timely manner.
The Financial Aid Advisor is also responsible for meeting a monthly cash collection goal. Additional responsibilities may include participation in orientation, graduation, campus events, and a variety of tasks.
The Financial Aid Advisor will be expected to have extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish campus and/or department goals.
Scorecard accountabilities: Financial Aid first-time appointments, applicants that enroll within 5 days, same day financial aid estimate, students enrolled in auto debit/payer express, cash collected vs. cash due, title 4 drawdowns on time, complete student financial aid packaging in a timely manner.
Core Values and Definitions:
Core Values – personal, ethical, and ideological guidelines that set the standard for every aspect of business operation from hiring to decision making to strategic planning.