The financial aid funds manager serves as a deputy and principal advisor to the senior associate director, compliance & fiscal management. The financial aid funds manager collaborates with the strategic direction and operational objectives of the Compliance & Fiscal Management unit. Under general direction, the funds manager manages and reconciles more than 28,000 awards and funds totaling approximately $216 million from the Federal Direct Loan, Federal Pell Grant, TEACH Grant, and IRAQ Grant programs.
Responsible for the day-to-day administrative management of the Federal Direct Loan (subsidized FDL, unsubsidized FDL, PLUS, & Graduate PLUS), Federal Pell Grant, and Federal TEACH programs, which includes Common Origination and Disbursement (COD) record reporting, reject record trouble-shooting and resolution, and monthly external reconciliation.
Responsible for Federal Direct Loan, Federal Pell Grant, and Federal Teach Grant policy development ensuring compliance with Title IV regulations.
Responsible for the day-to-day administrative management of the Federal Direct Loan (subsidized FDL, unsubsidized FDL, PLUS, & Graduate PLUS), Federal Pell Grant, and Federal TEACH programs, which includes Common Origination and Disbursement (COD) record reporting, reject record trouble-shooting and resolution, and monthly internal reconciliation.
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Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background check.
Salary: $42,038 to commensurate
Education or Equivalency Required
Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required.
A minimum of one year of financial aid experience.
Demonstrates working proficiency in communication techniques (including excellent written and verbal communication skills) and relationship building skills that enables the ability to work with a variety of individuals and groups in a constructive and collaborative manner.
Demonstrates an extensive proficiency in decision making and critical thinking.
Three years of financial aid experience.
A minimum of one year of funds management experience.
Demonstrates proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite; particularly Microsoft Excel and Access.
The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
Internal Number: 19004205_1569592083
About University of Iowa
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical centers and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.