Operations Leader – German Speaker

  • Company:
    Western Union
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    negotiable / month
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    1 day ago
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**Operations Leader – German Speaker – 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 – German Speaker.

**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 10,000 people spanning 200 countries and territories. We believe when money moves, better things happen.

**Better starts and ends with the customer**

You’ll be responsible for ensuring that Western Union Money Transfer services and products are deployed with our business partners effectively, and that service quality and supporting objectives are consistent with strategic goals and standards. You’ll 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. You’ll 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. Fluency in English and German is a prerequisite. Previous experience of lean and agile working methodologies is also desirable.

**Join us, and let’s move money for better**

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 status.

We are under legal obligation to indicate the minimum salary, which is EUR 69,120 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.