Financial Aid Scholarship Coordinator

Financial Aid Scholarship Coordinator

Community College of Denver

Community College of Denver seeks applications for a Financial Aid Scholarship Coordinator.

Job Description

If you are an innovative thinker with the drive to succeed in a dynamic environment, then the Community College of Denver’s Financial Aid Office might be the right place for you. Qualifications • Effective interpersonal, oral and written communication skills • Enjoy interacting with people face-to-face, particularly with diverse groups of individuals • Friendly and ready to work as part of a customer-focused team • Eagerness to learn and grow • High energy, attention to detail, and the ability to organize effectively • Fun team player • Enjoy working in a high volume, fast paced environment Responsibilities As a Financial Aid Advisor, you are often the first face our students see. You will create lasting impressions and help students succeed by sharing your knowledge of financial aid processes. The Financial Aid Scholarship Coordinator is responsible for assisting the Assistant Director of Scholarships with the coordination, administration, tracking and maintenance of foundation, institutional and private scholarship programs at CCD. They serve as the primary source of communication with private scholarship providers. They are expected to reconcile private scholarships and process scholarship refunds as needed. In addition, they are responsible for keeping, maintaining and updating the scholarship materials including the applicable webpages. The Scholarship Coordinator provides scholarship presentations both on campus and off campus to share relevant resources, scholarship updates, deadlines with our CCD staff, faculty and Community. This position works as a front line customer service advisor in a busy, fast paced environment, ensuring quality, accurate information and excellent customer service is maintained. This position will directly advise students of various aspects of financial aid (i.e., application procedures, scholarship and grant guidelines, federal and private loan requirements, verification documentation, etc.).

Application Instructions

Interested applicants must submit a complete application packet at which includes: Electronic Application, Click ‘New Resume’ at the bottom of this page Cover Letter Resume References – Names, phone numbers, addresses, & email addresses of three professional references Copies of transcripts, unofficial preferred Copies of appropriate credentials, if applicable **All included attachments should be saved with the following nomenclature: Last name, First name Document; for example Doe, John Resume; Doe, Jane Transcripts ***Your resume should clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications. Those applicants that do not meet the minimum qualifications will not be considered. Part-time experience is ½ the equivalent of full-time experience. Example: Four (4) years applicable part-time experience equals 2 years full-time equivalency. For information regarding Community College of Denver Security, including crime statistics for the campus and surrounding area, please see the CCD Campus Security website under “student’s right to know”: For a hard copy report please contact 303-352-3042.