Western Union Supervisor, Accounting in Vilnius, Lithuania

Job Title: Supervisor, Accounting

Requisition #: 1702913

Supervisor, Accounting

Does playing a critical role in General ledger Accounting, tax and financial statements reporting, summarizing, and interpreting economic data sound exciting to you?

We’re seeking Supervisor, GL Accounting, based in our Vilnius, Lithuania office. In this role, you lead and manage a team of accounting professionals, objective setting, performance management, coaching/development and training.

Sound interesting? Here are some specifics:

• General accounting and bookkeeping according to local, international accounting requirements

• Produce financial statements, tax and statistic reporting

• Organize the team to ensure timely and accurate delivery of services and other reporting in accordance with agreed deadlines

• Support activities for audits and liaising with auditors

• Support management, suggest procedures and processes improvements and implement them

• Establish and maintain relationships with assigned business units

• Provide training to new and existing staff

• Ensure compliance with internal controls, company policies, procedures, and regulations

What you will need to succeed:

• Proven experience in accounting and people management

• Effective communication, cooperation and conflict management skills with ability to manage workload within a team

• Excellent analytical skills to manage large amounts of data

• Comfortable working in a fast-paced, highly-structured, deadline-driven environment

What will make you stand out:

• Degree in Business, Finance or Accounting field

• At least 5 years of accounting experience

• Excellent analytical skills to manage large amounts of data

• Attention to detail and accuracy

• Team management skills

• Ability to prioritize work

• Fluency in English

• Good Microsoft Excel skills

What’s in it for you?

• Competitive global pay and benefits

• Unparalleled experience as part of one of the most advanced accounting teams in the world, with opportunities to build valuable skills and grow your career

• Diverse, global team with colleagues in over 50 countries

What it’s like here:

Western Union (WU) is a company on the move! We believe that when money moves, better things can happen. From small businesses and global corporations, to families near and far, or NGO’s in the most remote communities on Earth, WU helps people and business move money globally. We have a rich legacy of innovation, and are continuing to develop new and more convenient ways for our customers to send and receive money through digital, mobile and retail channels. We have a combined digital and retail network that spans over 200 countries and territories. Some companies specialize in cash-based retail money transfer and others play only in digital. We are leaders in both!

Being on the Western Union team means being tenacious and goal-oriented. It means taking risks and quickly finding the path to success. It means having integrity, and finding ways to make things work. It means thriving as part of a diverse, global team of over 10,000 people who are committed to moving money for better. It means being driven to win, and to do work that makes a difference… on a global stage. Sound like you? Apply now!

Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and success. Achieving our common vision depends on people with diverse backgrounds working together. Who knows; your unique point of view could be the key to our next groundbreaking idea. We’d love to explore that possibility!

We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy or related medical conditions), national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or other protected category. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please contact us at careers@westernunion.com.