Western Union Business Development Manager in Singapore, Singapore

Job Title: Business Development Manager

Requisition #: 1900709

The Opportunity: Are you energized by developing leads into new clients and opening up completely new verticals? Want to work for a company where you can offer B2B clients ground-breaking digital solutions in pretty much any currency you can think of?

We’re seeking a Business Development Manager, based in our Singaporeoffice. In this role, you will approach and liaise with business prospects on behalf of Western Union to attract and maintain new clients. You will influence everyone from the owner of a start-up to the Financial Director or CEO of a large, established corporate. You may initially consult with them on their currency requirements, risk profile and payment solutions and progress toward securing sustainable, profitable trading relationships.

Soundinteresting? Here are some specifics:

  • Initial prospecting activities,including attending networking events and independently handling leads throughthe sales process, client set up and early transactions.

  • Meeting specific targets at each stage.

  • Work across internal teams to providetailored solutions for clients, and articulate how our products and servicescan best solves the challenges they face.

  • Maintain understanding of the FX marketand broader business/economic landscape to enhance your ability to meet andanticipate client requirements.

  • Effectively managing and maintaining apipeline to meet sales objectives.

What you will need to succeed:

  • Demonstrated success in new businesssales in a fast-paced environment, consistently achieving targets anddeadlines.

  • Basic understanding of consultativesales principles, and adept at executive corporate level negotiations andbuilding long-term client relationships.

  • Highly self-motivated and confident,with high integrity and tenacity to outperform the competition.

  • Contribute to a positive teamenvironment.

  • Fluent English, and excellentcommunication/presentation skills across all media, as well as ability to usetechnology (e.g. MS Office, web conferencing, search engines, sales automationplatforms such as Salesforce).

  • Financially astute with knowledge ofbusiness needs/concerns, as well as the commercial impact of global news andevents.

  • Certificate holder in Module 1A OR 1B OR2A (Any one of these) AND Module 6A AND Module 5

What will make you stand out:

  • You have worked in FX or Financial Services before

  • Experience in business to business and solutions sales

  • Educated to degree level

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive global pay, benefits and mobility

  • Unparalleled experience, working for a market leader inFX payment solutions

  • The chance to share your ideas and contribute to thedevelopment of our products

  • Diverse, global team with colleagues in over 50 countries

What it’s like here:

The Payments Business Unit of Western Union is one of the world's leading providers of international business payments and foreign exchange. With access to over 130 currencies, we enable companies of all sizes as they move money across borders via a financial network that spans over 200 countries and territories. We’re disrupting fintech with our groundbreaking digital B2B platform, WU EDGE, which helps companies spend less time handling international payments and worrying about foreign exchange exposure, and more time growing their businesses. And we’re just getting started!

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 forbetter . It means being driven to win, and to do work that makes a difference… on a global stage. Soundlike 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 on teams. 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 other protected category.