Company: CSU – Global Campus
Location: United States


Job details

$15 an hour

Job Type
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15 per hour + DEO
Full Job Description


CSU Global is seeking a Student Accounts Generalist to join our highly dynamic, customer-focused Student Accounts Office, which is dedicated to delivering a seamless student experience and ensuring that students remain in good financial standing with the University. The Student Accounts Generalist will be responsible for providing exceptional customer service to students, achieving goals and expectations, and completing work in an accurate and timely manner. This role is responsible for answering student questions about the payment process specific to their circumstances. The Student Accounts Generalist will be responsible for working with students through inbound phone, email and chat correspondence to ensure student questions are answered thoroughly and efficiently. Additionally, this role is responsible for completing outreach campaigns to collect required documentation, set up payment plans, or resolve account issues. The Student Accounts Generalist will work with students to ensure that student’s files are complete prior to term drop date and account statuses are properly maintained. The successful candidate will be highly accountable, results driven, and focused on doing the right thing for students. This position reports to the Manager of Student Financial Services.


About Colorado State University Global:

Our Mission: Colorado State University Global is committed to advancing student success in a global society, investing in human capital, expanding the state economy, and enhancing the quality of life for citizens in the state of Colorado and beyond by providing access to dynamic degree programs characterized by academic excellence, innovative delivery technologies, and strong stakeholder engagement. Our Vision: CSU Global is the premier provider of innovative, higher learning opportunities for nontraditional students in Colorado and beyond.
Colorado State University Global (CSU Global) was created by the Colorado State University System Board of Governors in 2007 as the first 100 percent online state university in the United States. CSU Global is focused on facilitating adult success in a global marketplace through career-relevant education including bachelor’s degree completion and master’s degree programs. Embracing the land grant heritage as part of the Colorado State University System, CSU Global sets the standard for quality and innovation in higher education through its expert faculty trained in working with adults in an online learning environment, and through its dedication to student retention, graduation and workplace success. CSU Global’s student focus requires employees to work in a fast-paced, dynamic, team environment.

Job Duties/Performance Objectives:
  • Ensure timely response to all student and staff communications
  • Respond to all emails with 24 hours
  • Review and complete assigned activities within required SLA, including updating account statuses
  • Ensures that work is being completed accurately and timely according to policies and procedures
  • Achieve 95% quality assurance score on all file and communication reviews
  • Maintain availability across all systems to assist students with their accounts
  • Attain 90% phone availability or higher during assigned work hours
  • Meet at least a 95% connect rate for all incoming calls
  • Complete outreach campaigns to support students in resolving account issues.

  • Analysis
  • Interpersonal skills
  • MS Office suite (Proficient)
  • Organization
  • Systems Utilization
  • Time Management
  • Verbal Communication
  • Written Communication

  • Accountability
  • Adaptability
  • Customer Service Focus
  • Critical Thinking
  • Goal-Oriented/Results Orientation
  • Independence
  • Problem Solving
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Teamwork
  • Work Knowledge


Experience & Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university
  • Three to five years experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.
  • 1-2 years of account collections experience preferred
  • 1-2 years experience working with student ledgers, stipends, invoicing and billing preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, highly dynamic environment
  • Ability to work independently
  • Proven ability to efficiently multi-task
  • Intermediate level experience using Microsoft Office, specifically Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Demonstrated ability to work well with students, faculty, and administration
  • Experience working with CampusVue/CampusNexus
  • Proven superior organization and follow-up skills
  • Effective Problem-solving and critical thinking skills are required
  • Strong attention to details
  • Or equivalent combination of education and experience

Additional Information

Application Instructions:

Applications will be accepted until an appointment is made. Applications must include: resume; cover letter addressing interest and qualifications; names, addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses for three references. Applications will be held in confidence except for the individuals invited for campus interviews. All applications should be in Microsoft Word format.

Performance Assessment:

Performance assessments are required to help determine the candidate’s ability to perform the duties of the job. The performance assessment will test the candidate’s ability to apply the skills and competencies listed above.

Total Compensation:

$15 per hour + DEO

Additional Information:

The appointed candidate must pass a background and reference check, and employment and education verifications.


Colorado State University System is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and complies with all Federal and Colorado State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding affirmative action requirements. In order to assist Colorado State University System in meeting its affirmative action responsibilities, ethnic minorities, women, and other protected class members are encouraged to apply and to also identify themselves.