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Compliance Coordinator

Utah Higher Education Assistance Authority Salt Lake City, UT
  • Posted: 29 days ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Essential Functions:

  • Prepares compliance audit data by compiling and analyzing internal and external information.
  • Supports departments by collecting and coordinating internal compliance data with auditors and various departments.
  • Provide assistance to escalated ombudsman student loan borrowers
  • Provides administrative support by implementing systems, procedures, and policies; completing projects in support of compliance auditors.
  • Reviews selected operational activities for accuracy.
  • Helps others by answering questions and responding to requests.
  • Complies with federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising management on needed actions.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications.
  • Follows and maintains well-established procedures with limited latitude to alter sequences or methods.
  • Ability to complete all other tasks as assigned.
  • In person, full-time attendance is required.

    Knowledge & Requirements:

    • Intermediate to Advanced experience in Microsoft Word and Excel.
    • Good verbal and written communication skills.
    • High level of attention to detail.
    • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
    • Experience in account reconciliation and financial or statistical analysis.
    • Working knowledge of legal compliance, research skills and reporting research results.
    • Experience in student loan regulations is preferred.

    Sponsorship & Requirements:

    • USHE does not offer work sponsorship.
    • Due to our federal contract, US Citizenship status is required and any student loans cannot be in default.

    Education & Experience

    • Associate’s degree in a related field of study is preferred; a combination of education and experience in student loans or finance will be considered.


    We offer a competitive salary plus benefits, including:

    • Health, Dental, Vision and Prescription Plans start on your first day of employment
    • Flexible Spending Accounts
    • Excellent retirement plans (At no cost to you, we invest 14.2% of your annual salary into a retirement plan!)
    • Tuition reduction (50%) at the University of Utah after 6 months
    • Tuition reimbursement after 90 days for business related courses (approved by HR)
    • Free Trax and Frontrunner passes
    • Free covered parking pass
    • Green initiative: $20.00 extra, monthly, for using public transportation instead of covered parking.
    • Generous paid time off and sick leave
    • 10 paid holidays

    The Utah System of Higher Education is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Utah Higher Education Assistance Authority

    Why Work Here?

    Awesome benefits, room for growth, and great coworkers!

    The Utah Higher Education Assistance Authority (UHEAA) administers Utah’s student financial aid programs. UHEAA extends this responsibility by providing comprehensive outreach and information to help families plan for postsecondary education. It uses special programs to keep student loans affordable and help borrowers avoid delinquencies and defaults.


    60 S 400 W Salt Lake City, Utah 84101
    Salt Lake City, UT


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