College of Southern Maryland Student Accounts Specialist - Credit in La Plata, Maryland

Student Accounts Specialist - Credit

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Job Description

The College of Southern Maryland, a regional community college is accepting applications for a Student Accounts Specialist-Credit. The successful candidate is the point of contact for third party deferred payment plans, financial aid refunds, petty cash, and credit student accounts. The position works closely with the student, Registrar, Financial Assistance, Admissions and other campus representatives to ensure a high level of customer service.

The work schedule is 40 hours per week, Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. with flexibility to work alternate times as needed. This position will require evening and weekend hours during peak times.

College of Southern Maryland conducts background checks in order to ensure the safety and well-being of the college's staff and students. The final candidate for this position will be subject to the following background checks: Criminal History Check and Credit Background Check.

This position is open until filled. For best consideration, apply by 11:59 pm EST Thursday, 05/04/17. The College of Southern Maryland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Required Skills

  • Associates Degree required.

  • Minimum three years’ experience working in higher education or customer service environment.

  • At least two years’ experience in data entry, cash handling and customer service.

  • Preferred experience with Quick Books, Colleague, Microsoft Office Suite, GroupWise and Image Now.

  • Superior interpersonal skills required dealing with the general public, outside agencies and peers in a fast paced, dynamic environment.

  • Problem solving skills and the ability to prioritize workload and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

  • Ability to analyze student accounts, billing, payments and registration billing adjustments.

  • Ability to work independently with professional integrity and discretion.

  • May be subject to criminal and credit background investigation.

Job Location

La Plata, Maryland, United States

Position Type



42,350.00 - USD