Admissions & Financial Aid - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (20002737)
Master's Degree in higher education administration, student personnel, or related field is preferred. Minimum of 5 years' work experience in student financial aid office with progressively responsible experience within a University setting. Significant experience administering financial aid programs showing evidence of comprehensive knowledge ensuring programs are effectively administered at all points of the awarding process. Documented experience giving effective financial aid presentations as well as working with business process improvement through methods such as fit/gap analyses.
Employee must be able to demonstrate funds, fiscal, and data management experience and have a strong organizational, analytical, planning, and communication skills. Experience working in a complex university or college environment, preferably some supervisory experience at a large college or university. Ability to work with a sense of urgency compatible with departmental and university demands and effectively manage stress of staff and oneself while working in a fast-paced environment with high expectations. Ability to develop, implement and oversee internal training procedures and train staff members. Demonstrate experience organizing and prioritizing large volumes of detailed work, meeting deadlines, and adapting to changing priorities.
Master's and 5-6 years experience. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Student Services.III
Minimum Education Level Required: Master's
Minimum Experience Level Required: 5-6 years experience
Work Schedule: M-F; 8:30am - 5 pm; occasional early monring, evening, and weekend programs.
Hiring Range: TBD Based on qualifications
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks are required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Internal Number: 20002737
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.