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Group Leader, Governance, Risk and Compliance

Denver, CO 80204
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Group Leader, Governance, Risk and Compliance Denver, CO

Can you provide strategic vision and innovation to a team of information security specialists? Would you like to enhance the function by improving processes and policies to deliver consistently strong results? Join Western Union as a Group Leader, Governance, Risk and Compliance.

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 10,000 people spanning 200 countries and territories. We believe when money moves, better things happen.

Relentless pursuit of better

As a Group Leader in the Cybersecurity Leadership team, the Director of Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) will be responsible for evolving our GRC program and ensuring Western Union is secure & compliant with required controls and best practices for countries in which Western Union performs operations. You will be responsible for development of the strategy & roadmap for all aspects of our GRC program. You will lead a fast-moving team who brings vision and innovation to grow our program. You will be highly visible interacting throughout Western Unions global business and technology teams.

For this role, you will need to have a bachelors degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field required. MBA or Masters in Computer Sciences or Information Systems preferred. You will have 15+ years in technology with a minimum of 8 years of experience in Cybersecurity with specialization of Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC). You will need 8+ years of management experience, including experience leading global teams. You will have the ability to develop and communicate strategy and vision to other stakeholders. Ability to communicate with external and internal stakeholders, including cross-functional, global teams and the Executive Team. You will have advanced problem-solving skills and the ability to adequately assess level of risk / urgency and appropriate escalation channels / times. You will have a strong executive presence with the ability to develop relationships and drive consensus among peers across a global organization. You will have the ability to make clear and effective decisions, implement stable solutions, and influence positive change. Youll possess strong analytical skills with ability to transition findings into executable plans to meet business objectives.

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.


The on-target earnings range is $225,913.00 - $376,500.00, which includes a base salary of $161,367 - $268,929, short-term (20% of base), and long-term (20% of base) incentives that align with individual and company performance. Actual salaries will vary and are based on a candidates qualifications, skills, and competencies. Salary is one component of the Western Union total compensation package, which includes short-term incentives, multiple health insurance options, accident and life insurance, flexible time off, and access to best-in-class development platforms, to name a few! To view details of our benefits, visit https://mywubenefits.com/.


  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2022-12-16 Expires: 2023-02-27

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