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Western Union SEC Reporting Manager in Denver, Colorado

Job Title: SEC Reporting Manager

Requisition #: 1901999

Does playing a critical role in protecting customers sound exciting to you? How about working for a global fintech company on an advanced team that is passionate about preventing money laundering and other illegal financial transactions?

We’re seeking a Manager, SEC Reporting, based in our Denver, Colorado office (global headquarters) . In this role, you will prepare and review various financial statements for SEC and regulatory filings, according to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).

Sound interesting? Here are some specifics:

  • Manage portions of the SEC filings on Form 10K and 10Q

  • Perform research on technical accounting issues, including preparation of related memoranda that ensures appropriate accounting presentation

  • Manage the global month end consolidation of all subsidiaries in accordance with US GAAP and analysis of related accounts during month end close

  • Review month end journal entries

  • Analyze complex balance sheet and income statement accounts in accordance with GAAP and Western Union accounting policies

  • Work with business partners, including both the VP and the Director of Financial Reporting, to analyze, monitor, interpret, implement, and resolve new and proposed accounting and disclosure requirements and regulatory reporting issues

  • Design and develop ad hoc reporting

  • Participate in complex accounting and regulatory reporting projects

  • Manage, mentor and train other Accountants and Specialists

  • Assist with special projects as they arise and actively participate in initiating and implementing process improvements

What you will need to succeed:

  • 5+ years of accounting experience with experience in technical accounting and SEC reporting

  • CPA Required

  • Advanced problem solving, technical, decision-making, communication and diplomacy skills

  • Ability to analyze working processes for potential efficiencies and help implement automated solutions to achieve greater efficiencies

  • Demonstrated leadership ability

  • Experience working with multiple departments and multiple management levels

  • Strong analytical and organizational skills

  • Strong communication skills, including ability to influence others and work effectively across geographies and functions in a matrix organization as well as to clearly and concisely present findings at all levels of the organization

  • Ability to effectively set priorities, manage multiple staff, manage multiple tasks and deadlines, and produce quality work while dealing with interruptions

What will make you stand out:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field

  • Big 4 public accounting experience preferred

  • Experience with interactive XBRL data tagging preferred

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive global pay and benefits

  • Unparalleled experience as part of one of the most advanced compliance teams in the world, with opportunities to build valuable skills and grow your career

  • Diverse, global team with colleagues in over 50 countries

What it’s like here:

Western Union (WU) is a company on the move! We believe that when money moves, better things can happen. From small businesses and global corporations, to families near and far, or NGO’s in the most remote communities on Earth, WU helps people and business move money globally. We have a rich legacy of innovation and are continuing to develop new and more convenient ways for our customers to send and receive money through digital, mobile and retail channels. We have a combined digital and retail network that spans over 200 countries and territories. Some companies specialize in cash-based retail money transfer and others play only in digital. We are leaders in both!

Being on the Western Union team means being tenacious and goal-oriented. It means taking risks and quickly finding the path to success. It means having integrity and finding ways to make things work. It means thriving as part of a diverse, global team of over 10,000 people who are committed to moving money for better . It means being driven to win, and to do work that makes a difference… on a global stage. Sound like you? Apply now!

Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and success. Achieving our common vision depends on people with diverse backgrounds working together. Who knows; your unique point of view could be the key to our next groundbreaking idea. We’d love to explore that possibility!

Western Union is proud to be an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy or related medical conditions), national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or another protected category.