Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Management or related field. Two years relevant specialist experience or experience in a related field. Certifications maybe required. Experience in Higher Education and specialized work is desirable. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Performs highly advanced specialist duties for the Financial Aid department.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Plans, develops, implements, coordinates and monitors programs or services for the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and Title IV funds. Responds to information requests as needed. Collects, reconciles, and maintains complex data from the Common Origination Disbursement and Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. Coordinates and implements departmental processes with updated state and federal regulations. Monitors project timelines and identifies issues for the Work Study Program. Prepares letters, correspondence, and reports. Plans and coordinates for the Semester Loan Program. Develops, coordinates, and implements assigned processes. Prepares or assists in the preparation of financial reports including weekly and monthly summary reports, government reports and annual financial reports. Assists with coordinating and supervising program activities for state and federal aid programs. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the university's objectives, policies and applicable laws. Maintains updated policies and procedures for assigned area. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 21200
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.