Financial Aid Advisor III

Henderson Community College | Henderson, KY 42420
Date Posted: 6/10/2024 | Last Day to Apply: 6/28/2024
Posted in: Education
Compensation Type: Salary
Min Salary: $41,880
Max Salary: $41,880
Position Type: Full-Time
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Official Title of Position:         Financial Aid Advisor III

Working Title of Position:       Assistant Director of Financial Aid

Department:                            Student Services

Annual Salary:                        $41,880 – 12-month contract - 9

Work Location:                      On-Site


Position Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Administers financial aid operations for the college; assists in providing updates and assistance with student and PeopleSoft obstacles; provides students with technical assistance for various computer programs; works with other offices in reconciliation processes, cancellation, and registration.
  • Provides counseling and assistance to students about various types of educational funding, probation, suspension, and satisfactory academic progress for Financial Aid; SAP appeals; return to Title IV issues; liaison for students with other internal and external offices.
  • Assists with the colleges default management efforts.
  • Conducts financial aid presentations for various groups, hosts external financial aid workshops on campus, works with area high schools and outside agency counselors.
  • Work with Registrar’s Office to review and resolve program applicability.
  • Process request for recalculation and dependency overrides. Request additional information when necessary. Make changes to FAFSA and aid package when appropriate. Notify students of decisions and changes to aid package.
  • Serves on appropriate system-level or local college committees.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree (Education with focus on Counseling, Business Administration, Student Affairs, or related field), and two years related experience, or equivalent.
  • Financial Aid administration experience is required.
  • Experience working with students or adults from diverse backgrounds including underprepared, low-income, and underrepresented populations.
  • Excellent interpersonal, writing, and customer service skills
  • Ability to plan, organize and implement events and day-to-day operations/duties.
  • Demonstrates and facilitates team spirit in department and community.


Preferred Requirements:

  • Master’s degree (Counseling, Business Administration, or related), and three years related experience, or equivalent.
  • Experience with Peoplesoft or Banner based applications.
More Information

Application Deadline:  Open until filled; will begin reviewing applications on June 14, 2024.

To Apply:  Please visit our website to make application online:

In addition, please upload a letter of interest, resume and transcripts.

Applicants will be notified if selected for an interview. Search may be extended if additional candidates are needed.

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2660 South Green Street, Henderson, KY 42420