South Dakota State University seeks qualified individual to fill a full-time, 12-month position as Financial Aid Counselor. This position is overtime eligible. Responsibilities include providing high level customer service to students and others; awarding financial aid; assisting with FAFSA completion and corrections; and administration of other financial aid functions. This position provides technical support to the office and will be responsible for assisting with system set-up, system testing, and reporting.
Minimum requirements are a bachelor’s degree by start date, effective computer application skills, strong verbal and written communication skills, prior experience working with customers or in related field, strong problem-solving skills, and ability to work collaboratively. Financial aid experience and knowledge of federal financial aid programs and Colleague or Banner student information systems are preferred.
For a more detailed list of the minimum and preferred qualifications and the application deadline, visit https://YourFuture.sdbor.edu, search for the position, and follow the electronic application process. For questions on the electronic employment process, contact SDSU Human Resources at (605) 688-4128. For questions on the position, please contact Micah Hansen at (605) 688-4695 or Micah.Hansen@sdstate.edu. SDSU is an AA/EEO employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply.