Student Financial Services - Financial Advisor

Graceland University has an opening for a full-time Financial Advisor on the Lamoni, Iowa, campus. This position will be responsible for serving our traditional 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 preferred. Associates or bachelor's degree in accounting, math or similar field preferred. If interested, submit application online: or in person: Graceland University, Human Resources, 1 University Place, Lamoni, IA 50140; email: Phone inquiries to 641-784-5174.


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.