Customer Service Representative - Finance

  • Location: LaSalle College Vancouver
  • Job Code: 1850
  • Number of jobs available: 1
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Customer Service Representative - Finance

 

LaSalle College Vancouver is part of the LCI Education Network which is present on 5 continents and has 23 post-secondary campuses and approximately 2,000 employees who support more than 12,000 students worldwide each year. From one country to the next, LCI Education favors the harmonization of its programs, which makes for greater flexibility, better control over the quality of its services, and deeper respect towards the various cultures it works with.
 

LaSalle College Vancouver offers a variety of design-based programs that respond to professional demands.  Thanks to our reputation and continuous industry involvement, our experienced and dynamic teachers are passionate about providing world class instruction – both theoretical and practical – to our students.

 

Position Summary:

 

The ideal candidate profile for this position is someone who thrives in a dynamic, fast paced and changing environment; enjoys a challenge; possesses a strong customer service focus and a “can do” attitude; and, instinctively knows who his or her target audience is and how to effectively “speak” to that demographic.

 

Reporting to the Director of Finance, the incumbent assists in all phases of Finance to achieve the common goal of accurate student account processing by maintain accurate recordkeeping and the lowest Accounts Receivable possible in compliance with the accepted accounting policies and practices of LaSalle College Vancouver.

 

Key Job Responsibilities:

 

  • Provide coverage at the Finance window and assist students with questions related to their account and with making payments
  • Prepare daily bank deposits
  • Check and balance payment plans with student account transaction histories for pending graduates, re-entry and in-school student refund processing
  • Approve students for financial clearance for registration, class starts and graduation
  • Make recommendations for those students who do not qualify for financial clearance
  • Post student adjustments when receiving cheques from the collection agency and as required
  • Process admission cancel/adjustment forms and student NSF cheques in a timely manner
  • Calculate drop tuition and fee credit in accordance with LaSalle College Vancouver’s policies, executing the adjustment to the student’s account and the resulting refund, if any, while ensuring compliance with the refund distribution policy
  • Maintain weekly analysis of Accounts Receivables based on the most recent month-to-month source Accounts Receivables analysis
  • Assist in the quarterly account billing conversion to assure accurate status and classification
  • Perform other related duties, as assigned

 

Key Relationships:

 

  • President, LaSalle College Vancouver
  • Director of Finance
  • Finance team
  • Employees and students of LaSalle College Vancouver

 

Job Requirements:

 

Knowledge:

 

  • Diploma in Financial Management or Accounting or a related field
  • 2 to 3 years’ relevant experience supplemented by front line customer service experience
  • Experience in Higher Education would be an asset

 

Skills:

 

  • Strong Excel skills as well as exposure to more concentrated financial software programs
  • Superior organizational, problem solving and prioritization skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a range of populations
  • Effective team and partnering skills
  • Mathematical skills to a sufficient level to support student account reconciliations and refunds, preparation of daily bank deposits and working with numbers

 

Abilities and Attributes:

 

  • Read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental requirements as they apply to Finance
  • Present information
  • Understand the importance of confidentiality and demonstrate that proven ability in everything he/she does
  • Flex his/her personality when interacting with a wide variety of internal and external stakeholders
  • Team player with a positive attitude and a strong work ethic
  • High level of professionalism, diplomacy and tact
  • Listen effectively and respond appropriately
  • Work independently, and effectively, under pressure and with minimal supervision
  • Adapt to changing assignments and juggle multiple, and sometimes competing, priorities
  • Deal with ambiguity and successfully meet deadlines

 

All employees at LaSalle College Vancouver are defined by key attributes which we value.  These key attributes are: action oriented, innovative/creative, resourceful, respects peoples’ individuality and differences, engaging/effective communicator, committed to sharing knowledge and best practices, have a global perspective, embraces change, client/customer focused, and are resilient.

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