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Associate Director of Financial Aid Technology

Stockton University
Absecon, NJ 08205
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    153045909

Stockton University is ranked among the top public universities in the Northeast with more than 160 undergraduate and graduate programs, as well as continuing education opportunities. The University, one hour from Philadelphia and two hours from New York City, offers unique living and learning environments throughout southern New Jersey, including the 1,600 acre Galloway campus in the Pinelands National Reserve and Stockton University Atlantic City, located in the University District, just steps from the beach and the iconic Atlantic City Boardwalk. Additional locations include Hammonton, Manahawkin and Woodbine. As a public university, Stockton provides an environment for excellence to a diverse student body, including those from underrepresented populations, through an interdisciplinary approach to liberal arts, sciences and professional education. Founded in 1969, Stockton held its first classes in 1971. The Universitys commitment to cultural diversity and its welcoming and vibrant community makes Stockton a great place to learn and work! Learn more about the many reasons to choose Stockton at www.Stockton.edu.

This is an in-person on campus, non-remote position.

As a condition of employment, you are required to provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination prior to your start date. Vaccination cards should be submitted to hr-medrec@stockton.edu. If you are unable to be vaccinated against COVID-19 for medical or religious reasons, or reasons related to a current pregnancy, you may submit a waiver request. If you are approved for an exemption from the COVID-19 vaccination requirement, you will be required to wear a mask while indoors on campus when you cannot be socially distanced, and you will be required to be tested for COVID-19 by the University on a regular schedule.

Under the supervision of the Director of Financial Aid, the Associate Director of Financial Aid Technology assists with the day-to-day management of the Financial Aid Office including oversight and management of the Ellucian Banner Financial Aid systems. This position also coordinates the overall use of technology for the financial aid office and supports the department in its mission to provide students and families timely and accurate financial aid assistance.

This position has the financial aid responsibilities to assist in the planning, development, organization, administration, overall coordination, and supervision of a comprehensive financial aid program. Financial aid programs include grants, loans, scholarships, and work-study.



Screening of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Only electronic documents will be accepted. Please complete the on-line application in addition to providing the following required documents. All required documents must be submitted in order for your application to move forward. You may upload documents using Microsoft Word or PDF

  1. A letter of interest describing specific skills and experiences
  2. A current resume or curriculum vitae
  3. A list of three professional references (included in the application): Name, Organization, Email address and Telephone

Please note:

  • All offers of employment are contingent upon a favorable background check, which may include social intelligence from a consumer reporting agency.
  • Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process should contact the Office of Human Resources (Main Campus, J-115) at 609-652-4384, Monday - Friday between 8:00am - 5:00pm.
  • In accordance with the New Jersey First Act P.L. 2011 c.70, effective September 1, 2011, new public employees in certain positions (faculty exempt) are required to obtain New Jersey residency within one (1) year of employment. Applicants must meet the requirements listed.
  • Pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crimes Statistics Act (Clery Act), prospective employees may access Stocktons Annual Security and Fire Safety Report (ASFSR) is available at https://www.stockton.edu/police/crime-statistics.html. The ASFSR contains the previous three years of reported Clery Act crime statistics, fire safety information and information regarding campus and personal safety. If you would like a paper copy of the report, please visit the Stockton University Police Department, building 71, 101 Vera King Farris Drive, Galloway Township, NJ, or call 609-652-4390, to request that a copy be mailed to you.
  • Stockton University is an equal opportunity institution encouraging a diverse pool of applicants, visit; http://www.stockton.edu/affirmative_action. Additionally, pursuant to Title IX of the Education Amendment of 1972, Stockton University prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex (i.e., which includes but is not limited to the prohibition of sexual misconduct and relationship violence, including sexual assault and harassment) in all of its educational programs and activities.

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Under the supervision of the Director of Financial Aid, the responsibilities of the Associate Director of Financial Aid Technology include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage and coordinate daily operations in the Financial Aid Office
  • Supervise and evaluate the performance of the senior staff
  • Review and approve time leave requests for financial aid staff
  • Collaborate with the Director to develop and implement controls to ensure compliance with federal, state, and institutional regulations
  • Leverage existing and emerging technology and innovative approaches to improve current Financial Aid Operations
  • Review and approve student files to make financial aid award decisions as it applies to federal/state regulations
  • Counsel students in person, via phone, and via email concerning financial aid eligibility and handle escalated customer service issues
  • Maintain current knowledge of federal and state aid regulations as they relate to assigned duties to maintain institutional compliance
  • Assist in maintaining functional aspects of the Financial Aid module of Ellucian Banner, including system setup, implementation, analysis, problem resolution, maintenance, reporting, and regulatory updates
  • Work with staff to improve efficiencies within all functional areas by using technology to provide systematic solutions to problems and enhancement of existing processes
  • Provide support in developing new programs and processes with IT to automate, enhance and streamline processes
  • Other related duties as assigned
  • Support Stockton Universitys diversity commitment and strong student-centered vision and mission


Required Qualifications:

  • Masters degree from an accredited institution
  • Three years of progressive financial aid experience
  • Possesses extensive knowledge of information, practices, and procedures in financial aid to include federal and state regulations
  • Possesses knowledge of student eligibility as determined by the Department of Education
  • Experience and knowledge of financial aid functions within an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software
  • Knowledge of automated financial aid systems, such as Common Origination & Disbursement (COD), Financial Aid Administration (FAA) Access to Central Processing System (CPS) Online, and National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS)
  • Possesses strong analytical and organizational skills
  • Is detail oriented
  • Can work well in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Has prior supervisory experience
  • Experience and knowledge specifically with Ellucian Banner financial aid forms and functions
  • Knowledge of New Jersey Financial Aid Management System (NJFAMS)
  • Experience working with CampusLogic StudentForms product






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Posted: 2021-11-06 Expires: 2021-12-08

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