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Federal Work Study - Student Assistant - Financial Aid

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Position Information

Position Information

Position Availability:
Position Title: Federal Work Study - Student Assistant - Financial Aid
Requisition Number: 0406072227
Location New York City
Position Type: Student
Department: Stdnt Srvcs/Financial Aid

Assist with basic administrative functions of the office.
Greet office guests, answer questions and direct to the proper individual(s).
Student worker must have good communication and organizational skills will be asked to assist with filling of confidential documents.
Assist with answering telephones, faxing, filing correspondence, running errands on campus, stuffing envelopes and making copies.
Will be assigned to complete specific tasks and projects within the department such as tracking requirements, email blast etc.

Minimum Qualifications:

Customer service experience
Ability to use Microsoft excel, word, power point and Google Sheets.

In the “Minimum Qualifications” section for any position that is specifically for Federal Work Study students, we should add the following sentence:

NOTE: This position is available only to matriculated students of The New School who have a current, valid Federal Work Study Award Letter. For additional information about the Federal Work Study program, please see

Preferred Qualifications:
Job Family: Enrollment
Posting Date: 08/29/2017
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Optional & Required Applicant Documents:

Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Federal Work Study award letter
Optional Documents