Come Grow With Us
Grand Canyon Education (GCE) is a rapidly growing educational service company that has long been an industry leader in providing educational, operational and technological support services to the post-secondary education sector. Formerly part of Grand Canyon University (GCU), GCE still works closely with GCU to benefit thousands of students, families and the local inner-city community. We put people first, drive innovation, and do good in the community that we live and work in.
Grand Canyon Education’s Accounting department is currently seeking a fulltimStipend Specialist. This role is responsible for the timely processing of student stipend/refund checks by thoroughly auditing and maintaining the student’s account in conjunction with adhering to Title IV Funding regulations.
Adheres to all department and company policies and procedures.
Analyze and adjust student accounts.
Process student stipend/refund checks.
Proactively contact university departments to maintain student accounts.
Assist with processes to ensure compliance with Title IV issues and maintain best practices in accounts receivable.
Establish and maintain effective and cooperative working relationships with student service divisions.
Provide weekly and monthly reports as needed on activities.
Meet defined department goals and all established activity metrics.
Ensure timely communication and follow up with student services divisions regarding student accounts.
Assist with other miscellaneous projects as assigned by management.
Education and/or Experience:
High school diploma required.
Associate degree preferred.
6 months - 2 years’ related experience preferably in financial or accounting department and/or training in the principles and practices of accounting.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Solid skills in written and verbal communications.
Ability to manage multiple priorities and tasks to achieve deadlines.
Strong attention to detail and the ability to complete job duties with a high degree of accuracy.
Ability to utilize database software and/or advanced usage of Microsoft Excel spreadsheets.
Strong goal orientation.
Able to work in a highly collaborative team environment as a team player.
Must pass a pre-employment background investigation.