Assistant Director, Financial Aid

Rider University

Lawrenceville, NJ

ID: 7086919 (Ref.No. 21O200008)
Posted: October 11, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Position Description

Rider University seeks an Assistant Director of Financial Aid to provide financial aid services to students and families, including packaging, counseling, problem resolution, and financial planning. The Assistant Director will administer financial aid programs, assist with program implementation, manage an assigned case load and special projects as assigned.

Position Requirements

Qualified candidate must possess a Bachelor’s degree and 3 years of financial aid experience, along with a working knowledge of federal, state and institutional policies, procedures and resources. Strong interpersonal, communication, leadership, planning and motivational skills are also required.

Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience

 A Master’s degree is preferred.

About Rider University

The Rider University community is composed of faculty, staff and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds.

Rider University is committed to fostering an inclusive, vibrant living and learning community that embraces students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds and enables them to achieve success.

Through reflection and open, respectful dialogue, we develop responsible citizens who demonstrate academic understanding and compassion to grow and serve as leaders in a diverse and global world.

Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.

Rider University has been included as one of the nation’s best universities by US News & World Report and remained in the top tier in the Regional Universities – North category. Additionally, The Princeton Review named Rider among its “Best 386 Colleges” in the nation. Both publications have ranked the University favorably in their respective surveys for more than a decade.

Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Rider University is committed to diversity. Please provide a statement of your commitment to diversity.

The completion of a background check is required for all new hires.