1+ months

French speaking Agent Compliance Specialist (maternity cover)

Vilnius, Vilniaus Apskritis 01108

French speaking Agent Compliance Specialist (maternity cover) - Vilnius, Lithuania

Are you passionate about preventing money laundering and other criminal activity? Are you willing to be a part of a cutting-edge compliance team? Are you interested in joining a globally diverse organization where our unique contributions are recognized and celebrated, allowing each of us to thrive? Then its time to join Western Union as a Agent Compliance Specialist.

Western Union powers your pursuit.

As a Specialist, Agent Compliance you will support Western Union Agents' efforts implementing Anti-Money Laundering (AML), Counter Terrorist Financing (CTF), and Anti-Fraud policies and procedures. Also, you will evaluate how Wester Union Agents incorporate compliance requirements and standards through conducting activity analysis, compliance reviews and training sessions. If required, you will follow up with Agents to ensure compliance program gaps are eliminated and identified findings are remediated.

Role Responsibilities

  • Performing AML/CTF/Anti-Fraud Compliance program reviews of prospect and/or existing Agents of Western Union and its affiliates.

  • Providing support and training to Western Union Agents to implement an effective AML/CTF and anti-fraud Compliance program.

  • Evaluating controls both internally and with our Agent partners through analysis and supporting our partners in delivering our compliance programs.

  • Escalating compliance-related risk matters diligently and in timely manner.

  • Implementing policies and procedures and working closely with the global agent oversight and regional compliance teams who will help you achieve consistency.

Role Requirements

  • Fluency in English and French languages (verbally and written).

  • Dutch language would be a huge advantage.

  • Previous work experience which required live or remote interaction with customers/partners.

  • Proficient computing skills with all common Office programs such as: MS Excel, Word, Outlook (but not limited to).

  • Strong Analytical and creative problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to understand laws and regulations related to AML/CTF and Anti-Fraud policies and procedures.

  • If required, traveling flexibility up to 20%, adjusted based on business needs.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills (oral and written).

  • Customer-oriented approach and proactiveness.

  • Understanding of appropriate global and regional Money Services Business (MSB) regulatory requirements, the Bank Secrecy Act, and their effect on our business will make you stand out.

  • Previous work experience in the field of AML Compliance and/or university degree in law or economics, would be considered as an advantage.

  • Position is maternity cover.

We make financial services accessible to humans everywhere. Join us for whats next.

Western Union is positioned to become the worlds most accessible financial services company transforming lives and communities. Were a diverse and passionate customer-centric team of over 8,000 employees serving 200 countries and territories, reaching customers and receivers around the globe. More than moving money, we design easy-to-use products and services for our digital and physical financial ecosystem that help our customers move forward.

Just as we help our global customers prosper, we support our employees in achieving their professional aspirations. Youll have plenty of opportunities to learn new skills and build a career, as well as receive a great compensation package. If youre ready to help drive the future of financial services, its time for Western Union. Learn more about our purpose and people at https://careers.westernunion.com/.


The monthly gross base salary range is 1258 - 1858 EUR. This range represents the anticipated low and high end of the salary for this position. Actual salaries will vary and are based on factors such as a candidates qualifications, skills, and competencies.


You will also have access to short-term incentives, multiple health insurance options, accident and life insurance, and access to best-in-class development platforms, to name a few (https://careers.westernunion.com/global-benefits/). Please see the location-specific benefits below and note that your Recruiter may share additional role-specific benefits during your interview process or in an offer of employment.

Your Lithuania specific benefits include:

  • Work from abroad possibility

  • Extra days off

  • Volunteering activities

  • Discounts and special offers

  • Referral program

We are passionate about 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 based on race, color, national origin, religion, political affiliation, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, or veteran status. The company will provide accommodation to applicants, including those with disabilities, during the recruitment process, following applicable laws.








  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2023-03-17 Expires: 2023-07-06

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French speaking Agent Compliance Specialist (maternity cover)

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