24 days old

Operations Leader

Wien, Wien 1010

Operations Leader Vienna, Austria

Can you lead, inspire, and motivate a team of operations managers to enhance their performance to the full satisfaction of internal and external customers? Would you like to work in a truly global environment? Join Western Union as an Operations Leader.

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

Youll be responsible for ensuring that Western Union Money Transfer services and products are deployed with our business partners effectively in the Central Europe region, and that service quality and supporting objectives are consistent with strategic goals and standards. You will be responsible for leading, motivating and coaching a team of 6 Specialists based in various locations in Central Europe, and covering operations and service support activities for 25 countries. Youll manage the day-to-day performance across the operational departments ensuring that the teams adhere to internal policies and contracts whilst demonstrating customer service excellence. Youll use your strategic thinking and planning skills to improve productivity, create efficiencies, and coordinate between back-office teams to ensure workflow is maximised.

We need you to have progressive experience in managing a large operational team, as well as a proven track record of delivering cost-saving efficiencies. You have a real passion for delivering excellent customer service and a high degree of analytical mindset, strategic planning, and strong communication skills. You have proven experience in team management and the ability to lead, motivate a team in a collaborative environment. Fluency in English and German languages is required for this role. Previous experience of lean and agile working methodologies is desirable.

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 73,421 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.



  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2022-04-22 Expires: 2022-06-11

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