Western Union Senior Financial Analyst in Denver, Colorado

Job Title: Senior Financial Analyst

Requisition #: 1901210

Does playing a critical role in protecting customers sound exciting to you? How about working for a global fintech company on an advanced team that is passionate about preventing money laundering and other illegal financial transactions?

We’re seeking a Senior Financial Analyst, based in our Denver, Colorado office (global headquarters) . In this role, you willassist in the financial planning & analysis for the Technology organization.

Sound interesting? Here are some specifics:

  • Month-end, quarter-end and year-end close for assigned functional areas

  • Research and prepare variance analysis and explanations

  • Preparation of Strategic & Operating Plans & Forecasts

  • Preparing estimates, tracking Risks & Opportunities

  • Tracking and reporting the financial performance of large projects

  • Other ad hoc analysis and support

What you will need to succeed:

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills

  • Mastery of MS Excel required and experience MS PowerPoint

  • Strong working knowledge of accounting processes

  • Detail-oriented and comfortable with reconciliation work

  • Ability to adapt quickly and learn new tasks independently

  • Able to manage competing priorities

  • Able to manage multiple priorities in a rapidly changing environment, but also comfortable with routines

  • Comfortable working with all levels, including senior management, to drive execution and accountability of projects

What will make you stand out:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Math or related field, heavily preferred

  • 5+ years’ experience in accounting and/or finance

  • 2+ years’ experience in public accounting a plus

  • 1+ years’ experience with financial reporting tools; experience with Hyperion Essbase a plus

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive global pay and benefits

  • Diverse, global team with colleagues in over 50 countries

What it’s like here:

Western Union (WU) is a company on the move! We believe that when money moves, better things can happen. From small businesses and global corporations, to families near and far, or NGO’s in the most remote communities on Earth, WU helps people and business move money globally. We have a rich legacy of innovation and are continuing to develop new and more convenient ways for our customers to send and receive money through digital, mobile and retail channels. We have a combined digital and retail network that spans over 200 countries and territories. Some companies specialize in cash-based retail money transfer and others play only in digital. We are leaders in both!

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 for better. It means being driven to win, and to do work that makes a difference… on a global stage. Sound like 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. 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 another protected category.