City of London, London
£36060.00 - £40750.00 per annum
2 months ago
A reputable higher education institution are looking to recruit a Senior Student Funding Officer paying £36,060- £40,750 per annum. This role offers flexible working opportunities.
As the Senior Student Funding Officer you will lead activities relating to fees and funding providing a high level, professional administrative support service across the whole school community and to applicants in respect of operational, policy and compliance matters relating to higher education funding. You will act as the main school liaison for Student Finance England and US loans, maintaining highly accurate records of student funding within the student record system (SITS).
To be successful in the role you will have the following skills and experience:
* Significant experience of student funding within Higher Education
* Proven detailed knowledge of the legislation, regulations and processes of SLC funding (undergraduate, postgraduate and research) and/or US federal loans
* Exceptional customer service skills, highly developed communication styles and be able to provide a prompt and professional service responsive to the needs of students, using diplomacy and empathy.
* Proficient at using Higher Education student databases and Microsoft Office experience including competence with Excel.
This role offers the opportunity to get involved with all aspect of student funding, providing a good stepping stone into management.