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Western Union Assistant Privacy Counsel in Denver, Colorado

Assistant Privacy Counsel – Denver, Colorado, United States

Are you ready to join a team in a global company where you will provide global legal support to the Digital, Strategy and Innovation business units? Join Western Union as an Assistant Privacy Counsel.

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.

Relentless pursuit of better

We will be looking to you to provide legal support to the Global Privacy Team advising on privacy and data governance requirements related to money transfer, payments, and business solutions. You will contribute to the global privacy program and report to the regional privacy counsel.

As Assistant Privacy Counsel for Western Union, you will support in developing privacy and data protection policies, processes, and assessments as well as monitoring and tracking changes in law and customer expectations. You will closely support Global Privacy Team colleagues to ensure enterprise-wide awareness and incorporation of sound privacy-by-design principles.

For such a detail-driven role, you must have legal experience from a law firm or corporate legal department. You will be admitted to practice law in the United States and must hold a Juris Doctor degree from an ABA-accredited law school. You will have experience providing legal advice regarding security requirements as well as data breach analyses and notifications. A technical aptitude or familiarity with IT systems related to the privacy field is preferred. You will have strong written and verbal communication skills tailored to the audience. You will have experience working with international companies and negotiating in diverse cultures.

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.

Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and success. Western Union is proud to be an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer. The company will provide accommodation to applicants, including those with disabilities, during the recruitment process, in accordance with applicable laws. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy or related medical conditions), national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, or any other protected category.