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Financial Aid Coordinator

Posting Details

Posting Details

Position Title Financial Aid Coordinator
Position Number 989436
Requisition No. S00755
Salary Range/Pay Rate Salary commensurate with education and experience.
Position Notes

Compensation commensurate with education and experience. For more information on Oakland University’s salary structure and fringe benefits, please go to our website at

Employee Group/Grade AP Band P
Job Category Administrative-Professional
Work Schedule FT/Reg (40 hours)

This is a full-time position.
Occasional evenings and weekends required.

Pay Schedule Month
Number of Hrs./Wk. 40

Position Information

Position Information

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in a related field or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience. Minimum three years of full time work experience in financial aid/services, advising and processing in a higher education. Demonstrated work knowledge of financial aid regulations, policies and procedures. Demonstrated ability to work accurately and effectively with financial aid data and computerized systems. Ability to handle confidential data and prioritize workload in a multi-person office. Ability to manage multiple tasks. Effective customer service skills. Excellent organizational, time management and analytical skills. Excellent communication skills and ability to communicate effectively with a diverse population of students, parents and staff.

Desired Qualifications

Master’s Degree.

All Qualifications

Unless otherwise required by an applicable collective bargaining agreement, all minimum, additional and desired qualifications are preferred, but qualifications, degrees, and/or experience deemed comparable and/or equivalent by Oakland University in its sole and exclusive discretion may be considered.

Additional Qualifications
Position Purpose

Coordinate financial aid program processing. Coordinate procedures to fulfill regulatory requirements. Ensure financial aid program compliance with regulations and policies. Manage financial aid program accounts. Provide assistance with financial services advising.

Job Open Date 09/06/2017
Job Close Date

Position Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you currently a member of the Oakland University Administrative-Professional Group?
    • Yes
    • No
    • No Response
  2. * Describe a situation where you had to meet a tight deadline.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Describe your experience working in a customer service environment servicing internal and external customers using problem solving skills.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Describe your experience in financial management

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents