Manor College

Position Description

Manor College in Jenkintown, PA has a full-time opening for a Financial Aid Counselor. The Financial Aid Counselor assists the Director in the coordination of all aspects of the Financial Aid Office.  He/She will assist in counseling and advising current and prospective students on various forms of aid available and other resources to assist in paying the cost of attending Manor College. 

Responsibilities:

  • Package students with available financial assistance under the supervision of the Director.
  • Enter and track all documents in the Comprehensive Academic Management Systems (CAMS) pertaining to your students.
  • Research and compile information for special conditions/income reductions for student files.
  • Perform federal and college verification of aid applications for financial assistance.
  • Verify and confirm student awards for Satisfactory Academic Progress after each semester.
  • Coordinate all aspects of the Federal and State Work-Study program.
  • Assist Director with various reports as assigned.
  • Attend and participate in Admissions Open Houses and other on and off campus events.
  • Certify aid funds on CAMS.
  • Originate and disburse all Federal Direct Loans and private alternative loans to student accounts.
  • Assist with Entrance and Exit loan Counseling.
  • Communicate on a regular basis with Admissions, Bursar, Registrar and Finance Office concerning financial aid matters.
  • Promote and uphold Manor’s Catholic Basilian Mission
  • Assist the Director in various other projects as assigned.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Associates Degree Required, Bachelors Degree Preferred. 
  • Some financial aid experience (intern, work-study) preferred. 
  • Proficient in the use of all Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

Abilities Required:  

  • 1+ Year Counseling experience
  • 1+ Year Customer service experience
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks
  • Attention to detail

To Apply:  Please submit your resume with salary requirements to jobs@manor.edu

EOE