Student Financial Services - Financial Advisor

Graceland University has an opening for a full-time Financial Advisor on the Independence, Missouri, campus. This position will be responsible for serving online student populations. This position requires minimal evening/weekend work and limited travel. The successful applicant will be reviewing financial information; preparing financial awards with guidance from established Federal, State and Institutional policies; providing information regarding charges and a clear expectation of the student’s financial obligation to the University. Must provide information to students in an accurate, timely, professional and courteous manner, and maintain a professional approach regarding sensitive and confidential subject matter. Position requires the ability to communicate effectively with a diverse student population and ability to apply mathematical concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical situations.

Qualifications: excellent written and verbal communications skills, good math skills, proficient computer and typing skills. Previous Financial Aid/Title IV experience required. Associates or bachelor's degree in accounting, math or similar field preferred. If interested, submit application online by clicking here, or in person: Graceland University, Human Resources, 1 University Place, Lamoni, IA 50140; email: Phone inquiries to 641-784-5387.

Head of User Services

Graceland University is seeking a full-time, 12-month Head of User Services at the Frederick Madison Smith Library on the Lamoni campus. The Head of User Services will report to the library director and be responsible for the supervision, scheduling and training of student workers while additionally functioning as an office manager and overseeing circulation services.

The successful candidate will be quick thinking, professional, friendly, adaptable and reliable. Ideal candidate will possess excellent customer service skills, have experience handling cash, supervisory experience and excellent verbal and written communication skills. Minimum education required: bachelor’s degree. Preferred experience: one to three years of library public services.

Please send a cover letter, resume and list of three references to Graceland University Human Resources, 1 University Place, Lamoni, IA 50140, or electronically to



Equal Opportunity Employment has been, and will continue to be, a fundamental principle at Graceland University, where employment is based upon personal capabilities and qualifications without discrimination because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation or any other protected characteristic by law. This policy applies to all policies and procedures relating to recruitment and hiring, benefits, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment. Questions or concerns should be referred to the Human Resources Office.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the U.S. and complete employment eligibility verification paperwork.