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Group Leader, Retail Risk Management

Wien, Wien 1010

Group Leader, Retail Risk Management Vienna, Austria

Are you a critical thinker who can create strategic initiatives and drive effective execution plans to build long-term growth? How about offering up your skills in a global business that is committed to moving money for better? Join Western Union International Bank (WUIB) as the Group Leader, Retail Risk Management.

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

Were a licensed credit institution 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 500 people serving customers through EEA, being part of a global WU 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

You will play a key role in implementing effective risk management framework for identification, assessment, management, and risk monitoring arising from existing and future consumer banking product offerings. You will partner with first line of defense and give direction to colleagues in the regional operational centers to ensure that effective processes are in place to design, manage, monitor, and respond to risk issues. Your role will be shaping WUIB consumer banking risk strategy and risk appetite and its implementation through an adequate set of risk limits and targets. You will define efficient internal controls for commercial banking and ensure this is adequately implemented within internal centers of competence involved in the delivery of end-to-end risk activities. Additionally, you will develop comprehensive sets of key performance and risk indicators to support fact-based decisions and provide reports to internal and external stakeholders

For such a pivotal role, we require you to be an expert in Retail/Consumer Risk Management with a strong track record within the banking or financial services industry. You will be educated to a degree level in Finance or Business (or equivalent) or have relevant professional qualifications with profound knowledge of retail/consumer banking products (account, cards, lending, deposits) as well as broad knowledge about risk management (i.e., ICAAP, ILAAP, Recovery planning, Risk Appetite Statement, etc.). You should have strong ability to transform operational activities and result into strategic messages that support decision-making as well as have strong analytical thinking with the ability to select the most important facts and drive conclusions out of them. Ideally, you will also have experience in working on and leading strategic, transformational projects cross-market and cross-function.

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 88,247 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: 2022-04-17 Expires: 2022-06-26

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