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Director of Financial Aid
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Post Date:Sep 09, 2018Type:Full Time
Start Date:- n/a -Salary:- n/a -
Location: US - New Hampshire - Exeter Job Reference:- n/a -

Job Details
Phillips Exeter Academy, located in Exeter, NH, is a highly selective coeducational independent school for boarding and day students in grades 9 through 12, and post-graduate level as well. Our 671-acre campus is comprised of academic and residential buildings, a library, playing fields and sprawling green lawns; retaining our 18th century New England charm.

Visit our website, www.exeter.edu, to learn more about us.

The Academy offers competitive salaries, and excellent benefits such as health, dental, 9 - 12% retirement contribution, life insurance, disability, vacation, free access to our athletic facilities, and free meals. In addition, discounts in and around Exeter, Exeter Inn and Epoch Restaurant, Homes for Heroes, and McFarland Ford to name a few.

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The Position:
The Director of Financial Aid serves as senior level management with key oversight of the Financial Aid office. Supervises financial aid personnel; shares accountability for enrollment with the Director of Admissions and Dean of Enrollment and External Relations. Works closely with Finance regarding budgets, strategies for delivery of student financial aid, and the analysis and implementation of appropriate financial aid models.

Key Accountabilities:
• Provides overall supervision for and administration of financial aid program.
• Accountable for the overall operation of the financial aid office and for complying with applicable financial aid regulations.
• Establishes strategies for the effective and efficient delivery of financial aid awards to students that maximize retention and recruitment goals.
• Prepares financial aid budgets.
• Responsible for supervision of fund disbursements.
• Interview regularly and read applications.
• Knowledge of personal and business tax forms.
• Regularly meet with students to entertain questions they may have and lend student support.
• Integrate into Academy community by having a presence on campus as approachable to both students and faculty.

Education and Experience:
• Bachelor's degree required. Graduate degree preferred.
• Several years of admissions and financial aid or related administrative/managerial experience, with an emphasis on business management and computerized systems preferred.
• Experience working with adolescents in an educational setting preferred.

• Proven organizational talent and initiative.
• Budget planning and strategic planning skills are essential.
• Strong interpersonal skills with ability to develop and maintain collegial relationships.
• Excellent communication (written and verbal) skills.
• Demonstrated ability to work with students by building trust and credibility.
• Excellent analytical and problem solving skills as well as a strong customer focus.
• A strict adherence to confidential policies is required.
• Ability to work independently and handle multiple priorities and deadlines simultaneously.
• Proficient in MS Office.
• Willingness and ability to learn additional applications as needed.
• High degree of organizational skills with the ability to be flexible and multi-task with accuracy.
• Ability to follow verbal and written directions, maintain a professional demeanor and restraint at all times, including stressful situations.
• Demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusivity and to serving the needs of a diverse and inclusive community with diplomacy and tact.


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Phillips Exeter Academy

State/Province: New Hampshire
Zipcode: 03833
Country: United States
Email: recruitment@exeter.edu

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