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Student Aid Officer - Simon Fraser University

This is a Temporary, Full-time position.

Province: Burnaby, British Columbia
Position: Student Aid Officer
Deadline: December 14, 2018
Posted: December 5, 2018

Job Description / Duties

Provides guidance and advice to financial aid staff and students in the interpretation and application of difficult financial aid criteria, policies, and procedures; approves and/or adjudicates student loans and grants;
assesses applications for SFU administered financial aid and award programs and approves need based funding; coaches individual students in the development of financial action plans; develops and delivers financial education programs for students, parents, staff and the general public;
conducts basic needs assessments and makes referrals to external agencies and internal resources.
For further information please see full job description.

Qualifications / Required Skills

Bachelor's degree and three years of related experience which includes direct experience in Financial Aid and Awards or Student Services or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Excellent organizational, communication (oral and written), presentation, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
Excellent financial administration skills.
Skilled in the design and delivery of workshops.
Ability to use standard office applications (e.g., Filemaker, Excel, Word, Powerpoint) and enterprise level information systems (e.g., PeopleSoft, Banner).
Ability to interpret and apply policies.
Ability to arrange suitable transportation to various work locations.

Additional Information

Full Job Description Here - http://www.sfu.ca/content/dam/sfu/human-resources/current-job-descriptions/2018/00101897.pdf

Salary: $55,943 To $66,807 Annually

Contact Information


Employer Profile

Simon Fraser University is recognized as one of the top employers in both the Province of British Columbia and in Canada. SFU's strategic vision of being Canada’s most engaged university is supported by our ability to attract and retain the best people. SFU staff play a major role in helping the university maintain its unwavering commitment to educational and research excellence.