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Part-Time Financial Aid Technician

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Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Part-Time Financial Aid Technician
Announcement Summary

Fayetteville Technical Community College is seeking qualified applicants for this part-time position. The ability to effectively evaluate loan applicant files and to determine financial aid eligibility is critical to experiencing success in this position. Expertise in student financial aid programs is essential to this position. Qualified candidates will possess excellent computer skills, demonstrate evidence of a career that includes flexibility and willingness to change; open-mindedness, fairness and the ability to see multiple perspectives; a willingness to take risks, and willingness to accept responsibility for professional and personal growth.


The successful candidate will:

Verify and analyze account information.

Participate in the researching of complex problems and discrepancies in students’ records.

Interpret and explain College polices and procedures relating to financial aid.

Communicate effectively in verbal and written form.

Process financial aid awards, input data, assign account codes, make entries of adjustment, and balance assigned funds and accounts.

Provide financial aid and loan counseling support to students.

Prepare financial aid reports related to assigned area of responsibility.

Answer questions, advise, and coordinate with other departments regarding financial aid awards, activities, transactions, and related policies and procedures.

Perform other related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

Associate Degree from an accredited college with major course work in accounting or closely related field with two years of increasingly responsible general clerical experience including one year of accounting clerical or related experience. Must have strong skills in Microsoft Office (Excel and Word. Extensive experience directly related to the position duties, well documented in the application packet, may be considered in lieu of the degree requirement.

Preferred Requirements

Experience with Datatel is preferred. Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, or Accounting is preferred.

Full or Part Time Part Time
College Pay Scale
Number of Months 12
Position End Date (if temporary)
Posting Number S062-17

Posting Detail Information

EEO Statement

The Fayetteville Technical Community College is an Equal Opportunity Educational Institution/Employer.

Close Date 01/22/2018
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicants

Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have an associate's degree or higher in accounting or a closely related field?
    • Yes
    • No
    • In Progess
  2. * Do you have prior experience using Datatel?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Certification
  2. Other Documents
  3. Unofficial Transcripts 2
  4. Certification 2