Director of Financial Aid


Website Williams Baptist University

Reports to:  Vice President for Enrollment Management


The Director of Financial Aid is responsible for the management and administration of the student Financial Aid Office and its functions. These functions include, but are not limited to, accounting operations, budget preparation, preparation of Federal, state, and district reports, maintenance of Federal fund budgetary controls and regulatory compliance, and the delivery of funds and services to students. The Director maintains compliance with all federal, state, and local regulations governing student aid programs.


  • Bachelor’s degree required, master’s degree preferred.
  • Organizational abilities necessary.
  • Must have experience in financial aid; leadership roles preferred.
  • Must have strong interpersonal skills.
  • Computer proficiency required.
  • Must be a committed Christian.


The above duties are not intended to be an “all-inclusive” list of duties and responsibilities of the job described, nor are they intended to be such a listing of the skills and abilities to do the job. Rather, they are intended only to describe the general nature of the job. Employees will follow any other instructions and perform any other related duties, as may be required by management.

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work:

  • Normal hours are Monday-Friday, 8:00 am-4:30 pm. May require infrequent overtime, arriving early, or working late.
  • Travel is not applicable unless scheduled for an outside training class or seminar.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications:

Active follower of Jesus Christ and committed to the University’s spiritual and academic mission.

Other Duties:

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee of this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

AAP/EEO Statement: Per Williams Baptist University Policy

To Apply:

Applicants should fill out our online application by clicking the button below and then send a letter of interest, current resume, and contact information via email to A review of applicants will begin immediately, and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

University Description

Founded in 1941, Williams Baptist University is an evangelical Christian liberal arts college and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). The college is located near Walnut Ridge, Arkansas and has an average enrollment of 500 students. Owned and operated by the Arkansas Baptist State Convention, the University takes seriously its identity as a Christian institution in the Baptist tradition. We are committed to producing exceptional graduates prepared to competently engage local and global cultures through a Christ-centered worldview. We accomplish this by providing an excellent, holistically Christian, liberal arts education while compassionately shaping students.

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