Western Union Senior Manager, Global Talent Management in Vilnius, Lithuania

Job Title: Senior Manager, Global Talent Management

Requisition #: 1800295

Does working for the world leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments sound exciting to you? Want to work with talent professionals to enable Moving Money for Better with motivated, passionate global team?

We are searching fora high energy and dynamic Senior Manager of Global Talent Management – EMEAregional lead in our Vilnius office. In this role you will support and enable Western Unions Global business growth strategy. The main priority of this position is to partner with the key business stakeholders to drive best in class enterprise-wide talent management and employee development strategies and processes related to performance management, succession planning, talent assessment, coaching, development planning, and competency identification. Talent Management Programs include WU University: an award-winning Performance Management program; Leadership & Professional Development; Engagement; Org. Development Transformation and Change.

Sounds interesting? Here are some specifics:

  • Consults, designs, develops andfacilitates a suite of talent management programs and initiatives for the globe

  • Enable our HR Business Partnersto execute and deliver programs on a regional basis

  • Analyzes and determines trainingneeds, administers plans, procedures, and programs to meet training needs. Developstraining modules and larger curriculum for various business groups

  • Improves organizationaleffectiveness and strengthens the talent pipeline by executing crucial talentmanagement practices such as performance management, talent assessments,succession planning, career management, and development planning

  • Diagnoses root-cause performancegaps, design and deliver a wide range of talent development interventions toimprove company, team, and leadership performance

  • Conducts research on externaltraining programs/initiatives and keeps up-to-date on the latest trainingtechnology and trends

  • Establishes operating objectivesand work plans, delegating assignments to subordinates and ensuring adherenceto work plans and performance requirements

  • Lead a small local team

What you will need to succeed:

  • Bachelor’s degree and advanceddegree (Master's or Doctorate) in Business Administration, OrganizationDevelopment or a related field

  • 8+ years of Talent Management,Training, OD or HR experience; instructional design experience desirable

  • 5+ years of people & project/programmanagement experience

  • Experience working in globaland/or matrix organizations preferred

  • Ability to tailor messages andpresentations to a diverse range of individuals with advance capabilities in MSoffice suite

  • Executive Presence with strong stakeholdermanagement, presentation and group facilitation skills

  • Proven track record of successfully leading andexecuting organization wide interventions

  • Demonstrated effective coaching and influencingskills

What will make you stand out:

  • Bi-lingual fluency preferred butnot required

  • Global travel required (15% -30%)

What’s in it for you?

  • Ongoing learning and careerdevelopment opportunities

  • Ability to be involved in processimprovements, initiatives and culture work

  • An interesting multiculturalworking environment

  • Ability to collaborate and workas a great team member across borders with sector and technical experts in allparts of our business supported by cutting edge technology and systems

  • An attractive base salary is onoffer depending on skills and experience, along with a comprehensive benefitspackage

  • As a member of our team you willbe also be involved in our global employee recognition program

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 . Sounds 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