1+ months

Senior Counsel, Regulatory

Denver, CO 80204

Senior Counsel, Regulatory Affairs - Denver, CO

Does working for a global FinTech company passionate about protecting customers interest you? Are you motivated to be a strategic member of a global Fortune 500 providing continuous counsel and guidance on the implications of strategic decisions? Join Western Union as Senior Counsel, Regulatory Affairs.

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

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

Relentless pursuit of better

In this role, you'll be responsible for regulatory matter management exams/audits, related legal advice, and collaboration with Compliance, the Business, and other stakeholders; legal/regulatory advice on new products and initiatives; team development and department management; global outreach to lawmakers, regulators, & law enforcement; and managing law enforcement requests and strategic intelligence collaboration initiatives.

For such a critical role, you will need 10+ years of related/practical legal experience in a law firm, corporate legal department, and government or regulatory agency, holding positions of advancing responsibility. Relevant experience required in Anti-Money Laundering (AML), Counter-Terrorist Financing, fraud, sanctions, and anti-bribery/anti-corruption related legal work. Additional experience in consumer protection, consumer lending, blockchain/virtual currencies and/or regulatory licensing would make you stand out. Juris Doctorate from an accredited law school and admitted to at least one US state bar. Experience providing strategic advice to senior management. Demonstrated ability to identify, assess, prioritize, and balance risks and effectuate an appropriate course of actionhistory of experience managing and developing teams of high-performing legal professionals. You are skilled in dealing with regulators, industry peers, and outside counsel.

Join us, and let's 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. As the most significant cross-border money transfer operator trusted by millions of consumers worldwide, it's an exciting time for our organization. Apply now if you're ready to unleash your potential to help drive change through bottom-up innovation.

We're a company on the move, and we want our people to grow and develop. You'll have opportunities to gain experience new skills and build a career and an excellent salary and benefits package.

We are passionate about our diversity. Our commitment is to provide an inclusive culture that celebrates our global teams' unique backgrounds and perspectives while reflecting the communities we serve. We do not discriminate based on 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 according to applicable laws.

The on-target earnings range is $360,000 Minimum - $442,000. Midpoint to include a base salary of $200,000- $246,000, short-term incentives (30% of base) and long-term incentives (50% of base) that align with individual and company performance. Actual salaries will vary based on a candidate's 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: 2022-05-17 Expires: 2022-08-02

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