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Leader, Project Management

Denver, CO 80204
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Leader, Project Management Denver, CO

Are you looking for a role that takes your Project Management skills to a whole new level? Would you like to be a part of a great initiative happening in Western Union to reimagine the customer experience and to enable the vision of making thecross-currency, cross-border money movement seamless for our customers? Join Western Union as an Project Manager.

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.

Better requires process, discipline, and simplification

Well look to you to own and drive end-to-end delivery of large-scale programs, track progress, identify and resolve dependencies, mitigate risks, and communicate status to leadership. Youll develop and maintain strong partnership with the Business Sponsor to gain understanding of requirements, sustain open dialogue to manage product backlog efficiently, to facilitate and drive the benefits of the project. Youll support and educate the Business Sponsors, stakeholders with a focus on shifting projects towards using more Agile principles and methodologies to preserve the team from external pressures which may inhibit its productivity and to enact such project methods in their lines of business. Youll have the ability to comprehend, assess and design complex systems by working independently and has experience designing systems spanning multiple domains. Youll effectively communicate with senior management and the project governance authorities (Business Sponsor, project board, steering committee etc), and manage the overall configuration and status of the project. Lastly, youll possess excellent presentation skills: Demonstrated ability to present to all levels of leadership, including executives.

Ideally, Youll be degree educated with overall 15+ Years of experience, with at least 8 year as a Technical Program manager in payment integrations/modernization programs, and 4 years of direct people Management experience. You will have experience in leading dev teams to design/architect payment, and remittance solutions. In addition, youll have first-hand working knowledge of current web development technologies and service-oriented architecture, micro services, data query such as React Native and GraphQL. For such a key role, you will have a track record of demonstrating strong leadership and collaboration skills in a highly matrixed environment with the ability to effectively influence, motivate, and manage ambiguity to resolution. Youll possess excellent organization, prioritization and negotiation skills and have strong written and oral communication skill. Youll be a self-starter and can work independently with minimal supervision.

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 $138,458-230,763, which includes a base salary of $115,382-192,303, short-term (15% of base), and long-term (5% 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: 2023-01-05 Expires: 2023-02-27

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