Job Title: Receptionist Department: Student Financial Services, Student Accounts Reports To: Director of Student Accounts Date: Immediate Opening
Washington Adventist University (WAU) is a Christ-centered institution of higher education that supports a culture of excellence where all feel valued. Nestled in a desirable residential community in Takoma Park, Maryland, WAU offers its faculty and staff an environment where professional expertise is valued and lasting connections between co-workers are formed as we work together to ensure the success of our students. Regardless of title, every employee supports WAU’s vision of producing graduates who bring moral leadership and competence to their communities.
Position Summary Provide exceptional customer service at front desk by politely answering calls/questions from walk-ins. Maintain confidentiality of all information received in the office. Learn to use the Ellucian computer system, myWAU, and WebAdvisor. Work collaboratively with Student Financial Services team members. Assist in filing. Assist with providing basic understanding of student(s) account. Assist with mailings. Other assignments as needed.
Must be currently enrolled full time at Washington Adventist University.
Must be able to work 20 hours per week while school is in session (during business hours, not evening work). Must be able to work at least 30-40 hours per week during the summer as well.
Must be detail oriented.
Must have good telephone skills.
Sound analytical, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills.
Proficient use of Excel.
Title VII Exception Notice
Washington Adventist University is a religiously qualified Equal Opportunity Employer under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act. As such the University has the legal right to prefer a member of the Seventh-day Adventist ("SDA") Church in its hiring process. In the event that a qualified SDA candidate is not identified, the University will give the opportunity to candidates who must understand and respect the mission, purpose, and identity of Washington Adventist University as a condition of their employment.