Financial Aid Specialist
Main Campus - Baytown, TX
Provost/Academic & Student Affairs
Starting salary is $34,632 to $38,963. The initial salary offer is
commensurate with education and related work experience.
This position will provide the delivery of the Title IV federal aid
programs, Texas State aid programs, as well as institutional aid
programs, in accordance with program rules and regulations and Lee
College policies and procedures.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Package, award, and distribute federal and state financial aid
resources to eligible students in accordance with all federal and
state rules and regulations.
Administer return to Title IV regulations. This includes
counseling students, calculating financial liabilities, monitoring
attendance, and reporting liabilities to students, Business Office,
and the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS).
Administer the Federal Direct Student Loan Program, including
certification, transmission, entrance and exit counseling, and
Assist in administering federal, state, institutional, and
private financial aid programs.
Advise prospective students, continuing students, and parents
regarding financial aid application procedures, eligibility
requirements, college policies, and availability of federal, state,
local, and institutional financial aid.
Use independent professional judgment to advise stakeholders by
instructing and interpreting information and deliver the most
equitable outcome for the student.
Assist in maintaining PeopleSoft set-ups that pertain to
Additional Duties & Responsibilities
Provide customer service to students, staff, and other visitors
to the college.
Perform Student Affairs division tasks as assigned.
Effectively communicate ideas, issues, and concerns as they
arise with supervisors and other team members.
Participate in financial aid events, including giving
Electronically transmit data between Lee College and other
financial aid processing units.
Communicate with key personnel at Lee College and other area
colleges for updates on new programs, regulatory changes,
Participate in professional development activities.
Attend national, regional, state, and local meetings, as well
as conferences, trainings, workshops, etc.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Minimum Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills &
High School Diploma or equivalent (G.E.D.)
One (1) year of related work experience
Must be able to demonstrate working knowledge of word
Must be able to demonstrate basic math skills
Must have knowledge of or the ability to learn Microsoft
Access, Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.
Must be aware of and sensitive to cultural differences
Must be available to work evenings and weekends as needed
Must be able to travel within the service area and out of town
to attend training, conferences, etc.
To apply, please visit https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/lee/jobs/3624731/financial-aid-specialist