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Commercial Counsel, Business Legal Affairs

Western Union Denver, United States
Posted 5 days ago Permanent Competitive
Commercial Counsel, Business Legal Affairs - Denver, Colorado
Do you want to join a global organization that is taking the plunge into the digital payments world? Are you ready to join a team that is on the forefront of leading this organization into the future of payment? If so, join Western Union as an Commercial Counsel, Business Legal Affairs.

Motivated by our values: purpose driven, globally minded, and trustworthy & respectful
We're a FinTech that's using insight from customers and colleagues worldwide to improve financial services for families, small businesses, multinational corporations, and non-profit organizations. We're a team of over 8,000 employees serving 200 countries and territories. We believe when money moves, better things happen.

Relentless pursuit of better
You will provide legal oversight and direction for all Western Union business units and shared services in North America. You will lead contract negotiations for commercial, financial and operational matters. You will be working with digital payment systems and lead a portfolio of complex, often specialized, legal issues. You will partner with leaders in the commercial and product organizations and provide strategic legal and regulatory guidance as Western Union develops, implements and updates its product offering.

You must have a degree from an ABA-accredited school of law, be admitted to at least one U.S. state bar, and have a minimum of 7 years' experience, post Juris Doctorate. That experience should include working in a law firm or corporate environment, ideally including experience in financial services. You should be a confident self-starter, with exceptional writing skills, attention to detail and the ability to provide timely, concise and business-focused legal advice.

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. It's an exciting time for our organization, as the largest cross-border money transfer operator, trusted by millions of consumers around the world. If you're ready to unleash your potential to help drive change through bottom-up innovation, apply now.

We're a company on the move, and we want our people to grow and develop. You'll 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.
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The on-target earnings range is $217,052.78-$361,754.45, which includes a base salary of $155,037.63 - $258,396.04, short-term (20% of base), and long-term (20% of base) incentives that align with individual and company performance. Actual salaries will vary and are 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/ .
Job ID  JR0110950
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