Training and Outreach Coordinator

Location
Largo, MD
Posted
Oct 11, 2019
Closes
Oct 16, 2019
Ref
10009352
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time
University of Maryland University College (UMUC) seeks a Training and Outreach Coordinator who provide training to staff members in the Office of Financial Aid as well as staff members throughout the University in student-facing roles. The coordinator will work with financial aid staff members to identify large-scale student issues, resolve problems, and provide strategies for strengthening student service. Working closely with the Assistant Director of Training and Outreach as well as the leadership of all FA units, the coordinator will assist in identifying areas for increased efficiency and training opportunities .

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
  • Develop and deliver financial aid training programs and to increase service levels. (25%)
  • Deliver monthly training sessions with front line staff to address pressing issues and content related updates. (15%)
  • Serve as a liaison with UMUC regional offices including, but not limited to creating training materials and presentations, as well as attending information sessions and open houses as content knowledge expert. (20%)
  • Utilize Salesforce to analyze complex financial aid processing issues and identify methods to increase efficiency and visibility to determine training needs. (15%)
  • Coordinate efforts with staff members to identify large-scale student issues, resolve problems, and provide strategies for strengthening student service. (10%)
  • Maintain current knowledge of Federal Title IV regulations pertaining to financial aid (10%)
  • Perform other job related duties as assigned (5%)


REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution of higher learning and one (1) to two (2) years of experience in the field of financial aid or student services.
  • Financial aid experience in a higher education, working with both traditional and non-traditional populations.
  • Strong communications skills, both written and verbal.

PREFERRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
  • Master's Degree.

POSITION AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY & WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL FILLED

SALARY COMMENSURATE WITH EXPERIENCE

All submissions should include a cover letter and résumé. UMUC offers competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits for qualifying positions, such as tuition remission, generous leave and healthcare. For detailed benefits information, please visit: https://careers.umuc.edu/benefits.html .
The University of Maryland University College (UMUC) is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination. UMUC is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, ancestry, political affiliation or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions. If you are an external candidate, you will have the option to create an account after you submit your application. Passwords for external accounts must contain 8 characters including 1 uppercase letter, 1 number, and 1 special character. Please remember this password, as it will be required to apply to additional jobs.

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