The Estee Lauder Companies Financial Aid Counselor in New York, New York
Financial Aid Counselor
Act as liaison between admissions, prospective student, student parent(s) and Financial Aid Services, Inc. (FAS)
Key Roles and Responsibilities:
Counsel and assist students in completing the Free Application Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Assist students and parents with the financial aid process in a friendly and outgoing manner to make the parent and/or prospective student feel comfortable with the admissions/financial aid processes. Nurture parent and/or prospective student through the FA process to ensure everyone feels confident a FA plan is available
Communicate closely with admissions department regarding enrollment. Act as a vital link between admissions procedure and financial solutions to close/secure the prospective students status of enrollment
Maintain continuous contact with all prospective students for finalization of FA process/enrollment, creating a strong sense of urgency
Ensure completion of initial student financial aid is received a timely manner. Determine eligibility and council student and/or parent on appropriate aid and alternative possibilities, including private lenders
Create, maintain and verify all financial aid files are in order and in compliance with federal and state regulations
Facilitate entrance and exit counseling
Transmit FAFSA application data electronically to the Department of Education
Electronically receive Institutional Student Information Report (ISIR) via FASline
Confirm student’s prior financial aid via NSLDS (update and monitor transfer monitoring list if applicable)
Complete estimated award letter in FASline, print and obtain student signature
Submit disbursement request for Pell and loan to FAAS via FASline if processing PELL/FSEOG/FFEL/DL or FWS through FAS. Submit additional verification, professional judgment and/or C code documents to FAAS for resolution if applicable
Submit Direct Loan Master Promissory Note (MPN) to the Department of Education electronically
Submit National Student Loan Data (NSLD) Student Status Confirmation Report (SSCR) via FASline per department of Education mandatory schedule.
State and Indian grant processing and awarding
Perform other duties as assigned
High school diploma or equivalent
Bachelor’s degree preferred.
- 2-4 years relatable experience
Excellent communication, customer service, math, organizational and problem solving skills.
Ability to handle confidential issues.
Job: Education / Training
Primary Location: Americas-US-NY-New York
Job Type: Standard
Shift: 1st (Day) Shift
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Job Number: 173871