Western Union Financial Analyst in Englewood, Colorado
Job Title: Financial Analyst
Requisition #: 1801900
Western Union is changing. Yes, we’re the company that moves money around the world quickly and reliably in 200 countries and territories. We are also present in over 510,000 locations bringing immense distribution convenience to our consumers. But we’re on the cusp of becoming much more than that. Our vision is to be the preferred financial services provi9der for the underserved-billions of people and businesses with unmet financial service needs. That means aggressively pursuing digital, mobile, ATM/kiosk and stored value card strategies that meet the needs of today’s global consumers and businesses. So, if you’re looking for a company on the move-and truly one of the most diverse work environments on the planet-then Western Union could be for you.
Right now, we are seeking aFinancial Analyst,which is located in our Global Headquarters, in Englewood, Colorado.
In this role you will, prepareand analyze complex business cases models to ensure profitable financial metrics for GMT US Retail and Payments business. This includes being able to;
Analyze and interpret historical run rate trends to ensure alignment of Key Business Indicators in the business case model
Supports regional sales team to ensure accurate business cases are presented for approval
Access and summarize large amounts of data through Essbase and database management
Organize and document business case approval process
Prepare quarterly file tracking performance of business case forecasts against actual results
Develop high level understanding of retail agent commissions and impact to overall business
Provide on-going Sales support through special project work, ad-hoc financial and/or operational analysis and contract approvals as required
Focus on and/or operational analysis and contract approvals as required
Focus on continuous end-to-end process improvement for areas of accountability
Previous experience as a Financial Analyst
Proficient in MS Office, especially in Excel and Access.
Knowledgeable of Essbase
Strong communication skills
Experience in business case preparation
Demonstrated ability to work as an individual contributor
BS degree in Finance, Economics or related field
With a 160-year history of connecting people when it matters most, Western Union continues to shape the world in which we live. WU offers one of the easiest ways for families and friends to send money and stay connected almost anywhere in the world. We take pride in being close to our consumers. Together with our Agents, we speak our consumers' languages and live in our consumers' neighborhoods. As a result, our Agents and employees are more like ambassadors. They are ambassadors of trust.