Director of Financial Aid

Director of Financial Aid

Colorado Mountain College

Colorado Mountain College seeks applications for a Director of Financial Aid.

Job Description

Under the general direction of the Vice President of Student Affairs, the Director of Financial Aid is responsible for college-wide financial aid operations, ensuring responsive service and accurate policies and procedures that comply with regulatory agencies and meet the strategic goals of the College. Education and experience sufficient for the rigors of the position, such as a Master’s degree and 5 years of experience in a college Financial Aid program, or a Bachelor’s Degree and 7 years of experience stated above; or equivalent education and experience. Degree in Business, Finance, or Accounting preferred. Supervisory or managerial experience preferred. Experience with Ellucian Colleague (Datatel) preferred. Comprehensive knowledge of federal and state financial aid programs and regulations. Experience analyzing and awarding financial aid in compliance with federal, state and institutional regulations and policies. Ability to collaborate and coordinate financial aid processes in a multi-campus college organization. An ability to understand the importance of financial aid in recruitment and retention in order to achieve the strategic goals of the College. Ability to demonstrate good communication and customer relations techniques.

Application Instructions

The hiring salary range is $77,488.20 – $86,098 A comprehensive benefits program complements the base salary for a competitive total compensation package. To Apply: Please submit the required letter of interest, a resume, and a list of three professional references. CMC is an EOE committed to diversifying its workforce.