Western Union Sr Buyer in Santa Ana, Costa Rica
Job Title: Sr Buyer
Requisition #: 1902284
Does playing a critical leadership 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 are seeking a Senior Buyer for our Strategic Sourcing team, based in our Santa Ana, Costa Rica office.
Day to day, this resource will be reviewing contract terms, engaging stakeholders, reviewing language in agreements, etc.
Review contracts (internal and suppliers, review for process and signatures). Review pricing and get savings when possible.
Review specifications and statements of work ensuring all required terms and conditions, contractual provisions, and clauses required are included.
May participate in the preparation of requests for proposals and perform analysis for recommending the award of contracts to vendors.
Cross trains with peers across the Global Sourcing & Procurement team for PTO coverage and to support the balance of work load.
Performs other duties as assigned.
What you will need to succeed:
Bachelor´s degree in Business, Accounting, Finance or related field.
3+ years experience in contract administration, sourcing and procurement.
Comfortable working in different contract management tools – Ariba (or other contract management tools)
Comfortable around MS Word and redlining (tracking changes, edits, reviewing with stakeholders, coordinating with suppliers to get negotiations complete and signed)
Familiar to use MicroSoft tools: Word, Excel, Power Point.
Advanced English level C1
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
If interested APPLY now;after your applicationplease complete the English assessment at https://wu.hirevue.com/signup/m4jgeVUCjke2f6Gj7BXCWH/ to accelerate your process; you do not need to take the test again if you have completed this assessment within the past 6 months.
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. The company will provide accommodation to applicants, including applicants with disabilities, during the recruitment process, in accordance with applicable laws. 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.