The University of Texas at Arlington Job Posting

 
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Accounting Clerk II - VA Assistant Coordinator

Hiring department Financial Aid
Monthly salary $1,708+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 13-01-30-01-9171
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Non-exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Arlington, TX
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

May be required to work variable hours during registration and orientation.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information

Purpose

to provide customer service and certification support to the daily business activities to the office of Veteran's Affairs.

Essential Functions

: Assist VA certifying official in determining eligibility and in processing claims for Federal and State benefits. Calculate and prepare billing for payment of tuition and fees for veterans attending UT Arlington under the new G.I. Bill; reconcile payments made with reimbursements received. Provide accurate and complete information about Federal and State benefits to veterans inquiring in person, on the phone, and by email. Work with and assist in the training and supervising of Work Study Students.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

High school graduation or equivalent. 2 years of experience in accounting, bookkeeping, related record keeping or benefit evaluation and certification. Knowledge of and experience with personal computer software (MS Office 2000, including Word and Excel). Excellent written and oral communications. Applicants must include in their online resume the following information: 1) Employment history: name of company, period employed (from month/year to month/year), job title, summary of job duties and 2) Education: If no high school diploma or GED, list highest grade completed; If some college or college degree, list school name, degree type, major, graduated or not, and hours completed if not graduated. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with PeopleSoft. Certifying state and/or federal agency type benefits. Knowledge of Veteran and/or educational benefits. 1 year of Customer Service front counter and phone skills.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Criminal background check conducted.

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