Financial Aid Advisor

SUNY Brockport | Brockport, NY

Posted Date 11/24/2021
Description Job no: 496068

SUNY Budget Title: Financial Aid Advisor
Salary Level/Grade: SL3
Work type: Full time
Location: Brockport
Department: Financial Aid Office
Categories: Management & Professional

Located in Western New York, State University of New York College at Brockport is a nationally recognized and accredited public institution with competitive state health insurance and retirement plan options. SUNY Brockport also includes Brockport Downtown and sponsors the Rochester Educational Opportunity Center (REOC), both located in Rochester, NY. We are an inclusive employee-oriented university. Be yourself and start your career here. Help us build a better Brockport!

Job Summary:

SUNY Brockport is accepting applications for the Financial Aid Advisor position. Reporting to the Financial Aid Office, the Financial Aid Advisor is responsible for advising students as to the availability and types of financial aid available on a daily basis. The successful incumbent will also be responsible for the day to day verification and processing of student financial aid packages.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree by time of appointment from a college or university accredited by the U.S. Department of Education or an internationally recognized college or university.
  • Minimum of one year of experience working in financial aid or a related field.
  • Experience working in a customer service environment.
  • Demonstrated high-level experience with software/database and computerized financial systems.
  • Ability to work effectively with students, public, college community and external constituencies, with an appreciation for cultural and group differences.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working in a higher education setting.
  • Experience working with document imaging systems.

Work Schedule:

9-5, M-F

Salary and Benefits:

Minimum Salary $50,148. May be benefits eligible; more information at Careers@Brockport. This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship.

Application Instructions:

Visit jobs.hr.brockport.edu to complete an application including your letter of application that addresses required and preferred qualifications, resume/CV, and contact information for three professional references.

Background Investigation Statement:
All applicants are subject to a pre-employment background check.

New York State Executive Order:

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations via email at info@goer.ny.gov.

Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Diversity Statement:

We are part of an academic community committed to fostering integrity, civility, and justice. We affirm that the dignity of our Brockport community is protected when free speech, academic freedom and individual rights are expressed within a climate of civility and mutual respect. Striving to learn from each other, we value human diversity because it enriches our lives and it is fundamental to the College’s commitment to teaching, learning, scholarship and service leading to student success.

SUNY Brockport is an AA/EEO/ADA employer. The College actively seeks applications from women, veterans, individuals with a disability, members of underrepresented groups or anyone that would enrich the diversity of the College.

Employment Type
Full Time

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