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Director of Operational Risk and Outsourcing Oversight

Wien, Wien 1010
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Director of Operational Risk and Outsourcing Oversight Vienna, Austria

Do you want to be an integral part in the management risk and a companys strategic goals? How about unleashing your skills in a global leading fortune 500 company that is committed to moving money for better? Join Western Union International Bank (WUIB) Risk organization as the Director of Operational Risk and Outsourcing Oversight.

Motivated by our values: purpose driven, globally minded, and trustworthy & respectful

Were a FinTech thats using insight from customers and colleagues worldwide to improve financial services for families, small businesses, multinational corporations, and non-profit organizations. Were a team of over 8,000 employees serving 200 countries and territories. We believe when money moves, better things happen.

Relentless pursuit of better

You'll be responsible for management of operational risks, internal controls as well as outsourcing oversight and will report to the Managing Director/Chief Risk Officer of WUIB. You'll be responsible for the continuous evolution of the operational risk framework in line with best practices and evolving regulatory requirements. More importantly, you will partner across organization and drive cross-functional initiatives for the removal of root causes of most frequent/high-risk operational risk events and continue to evolve scenario analysis and forward-looking operational risk framework to support operational resilience. You will be accountable to establish and maintain strong relationships with outsourcing partners and be responsible for the definition, refinement, and deployment of the outsourcing strategy of WUIB and provide direction and guidance for implementation of effective outsourcing framework. In this role, you will also manage a team and be tasked with providing a shared vision and fostering a collaborative, high-performing culture. You will work closely with senior stakeholders and be seen as a subject matter expert, providing updates on trends in the wider industry to help identify risks. You will provide training materials and be a source of guidance to the business and a thought leader in relation to risk matters.

For such a critical role, you will need to have a healthy number of years of relevant experience, either in enterprise risk, non-financial risk, operational risk, risk control, audit, or similar discipline with deep oversight of key process. This experience will need to be within the financial services or/and banking industry that has given you exposure in interacting with leaders of all levels, including C-suite. You will need to have experience in managing teams and be an exceptional communicator with the ability to influence stakeholders and drive change for the wider organization. You'll need to have excellent risk research and analytical skills with the ability to select the most important facts and drive conclusion out of it. Being an exceptional problem solver with the ability to communicate risk culture concepts and recommendations to business partners is a must.

Western Union International Bank is a licensed credit institution thats using insight from customers and colleagues worldwide to improve financial services for families, small businesses, multinational corporations, and non-profit organizations. Were a team of 500 people serving customers through EEA, being part of a global WU team of over 8,000 employees serving 200 countries and territories. We believe when money moves, better things happen.

Join us, and lets connect the world

Western Union is transforming its business and shaping the financial services sector by driving quality, convenience, and customer service to new levels of excellence. Its an exciting time for our organization, as the largest cross-border money transfer operator, trusted by millions of consumers around the world. If youre ready to unleash your potential to help drive change through bottom-up innovation, apply now.

Were a company on the move, and we want our people to grow and develop. Youll have plenty of opportunities to learn new skills and build a career, as well as a great salary and benefits package.

We are passionate about our diversity. Our commitment is to provide an inclusive culture that celebrates the unique backgrounds and perspectives of our global teams, while reflecting the communities we serve. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, political affiliation, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, or veteran (U.S.) status. The company will provide accommodation to applicants, including those with disabilities, during the recruitment process, in accordance with applicable laws.

We are under legal obligation to indicate the minimum salary, which is EUR 98,403 gross per year for this position. However, our attractive compensation packages follow current market salaries and can therefore be significantly above the indicated minimum salary.

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Posted: 2022-05-31 Expires: 2022-10-27

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