Location: Marshalltown Community College, Marshalltown, IA
Job Summary: The purpose of this position is to support and counsel students with all aspects of financing college. This position serves as the financial aid advisor by assisting students with student accounts and financial literacy. This position also manages the college’s default prevention program and works with veterans’ benefits as MCC’s VA School Certifying Official.
Knowledge of regulations and procedures for federal financial aid; regulations and procedures for VA benefits; office procedures and protocols; and department operations, services and policies.
Skill in customer service including phone and in-person reception etiquette; in being organized, time management, relationship building and communication; in critical thinking and using good judgment; and with knowledge of computer software programs, including word, excel and similar programs.
Ability to work in an environment of shifting priorities, frequent interruptions and hectic pace; to work in a team environment with a customer service oriented attitude; to handle high confidential matters and materials with discretion; and to work independently as well as a collaborative team player in completing assigned tasks and meeting deadlines.
Additional Salary Information: Actual annual salary will be based on experience and education and calculated for a full fiscal year, which is pro-rated to start date and FTE. This position offers a full-benefit package including health, dental, vision, and life insurances, long-term disability coverage, retirement plan, sick, vacation, and personal leaves, and staff development opportunities.
About Iowa Valley Community College District
Iowa Valley Community College District (IVCCD) was organized in 1966 as one of 15 community college districts in Iowa. IVCCD is unique among Iowa's community college districts because it operates two separate community colleges under the umbrell of one district. There is no Iowa Valley Community College...rather, the District operates Ellsworth Communicy College in Iowa Falls (founded in 1890), Marshalltown Community College (founded in 1927), and Iowa Valley Continuing Education, as well as a satellite center (Iowa Valley Grinnell, established in 1993).ECC and MCC offer one-year and two-year career-technical programs as well as Associate in Arts (AA) and Associate in Science (AS) transfer degrees. Iowa Valley Continuing Education offers training for business and industry as well as thousands of adult education programs and services througout the Central Iowa service area. Iowa Valley Grinnell offers both college credit and adult education programs and services in Poweshiek County.