Western Union Global Compliance Project Manager in Dublin, Ireland

Job Title: Global Compliance Project Manager

Requisition #: 1801695

The Opportunity: Would you like to work for a global payment transfer company that is recognized as an industry leader? Be part of a great team that could offer you plenty of training and international opportunities in the future?

We’re seeking a Global Compliance Project Manager based in Dublin, Ireland office . In this role, you will influence resources instrumental in the development of processes, systems, and strategies related to Western Union compliance with international laws, government regulations and industry best practices. You will manage a small number of complex large projects or multiple complex small projects initiated within the Global Compliance Department.

Sound interesting? Here are some specifics:

  • Manage and coordinate activities of the project team, including research, analysis, documentation, design and development, testing, problem resolution, training, status reporting, implementation, and post-rollout review

  • Monitor and evaluate project progress, maintain project documentation and develop presentations for communication on progress

  • Create process flows and test cases, conducting testing, recognizing problem areas, analyzing solutions, and making recommendations for resolution

  • Work closely with senior leaders providing updates on projects and initiatives and presenting to broad audiences across business groups

What you will need to succeed:

  • Solid experience of managing projects in a complex retail financial services organization with multiple products in payment services, or in a regulatory agency specializing in compliance issues for payment services

  • Substantive understanding of retail/commercial financial services products (consumer protection, prudential requirements, AML)

  • Substantive understanding of project management methodology; prior experience managing projects within a compliance or technology organization

  • Demonstratable working knowledge of regulations within banking/financial services industry

  • Ability to create change through influence, foster teamwork and orchestrate teams; demonstrate effective interpersonal skills, ability to earn the trust of leadership and business partners

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to adapt to an ever-changing environment due to the nature of the global regulatory landscape, and to multitask and take on several projects at the same time.

What will make you stand out?

  • Bachelor's Degree or advanced degree

  • PMI Certification

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive global pay and benefits

  • Diverse, global team with colleagues in over 57 countries

  • Fantastic future career opportunities

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 ground-breaking idea. We’d love to explore that possibility!

We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy or related medical conditions), national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or other protected category. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please contact us at careers@westernunion.com .