Western Union Associate Recruiter in Mexico DF, United States

Job Title: Associate Recruiter

Requisition #: 1705538

Does playing a critical role in protecting customers sound exciting to you? How about working for a global fintech company on an advanced team that is passionate about preventing money laundering and other illegal financial transactions?

We’re seeking an Associate Recruiter based in our Mexico City office. In this role, you will help drive to successful completion all hiring processes that will identify the top talent to transform Western Union and ensure the best candidate experience.

Sound interesting? Here are some specifics:

  • Provide full life-cycle support in functional area of Recruiting; may provide recruitment for multiple countries across the region

  • Redefine job descriptions for open positions for hiring manager to ensure advertisements are candidate-facing friendly

  • Screen and evaluate internal and external talent/candidates for assigned area of responsibility

  • Design interview calendar (timing, number, and structure such as individual vs round robin vs panel) and delegate interview scheduling to Recruiting Coordinators

  • Interview and screen applicants and conduct reference checks

  • Present candidates and guide/assist hiring managers in the hiring process

  • Coordinate pre-employment travel, offer process, and new hire experience requirements

  • Participate in internal and external job fairs

  • Utilize hiring technology applications to drive staffing workflow, measure performance and report results

  • Works on simple recruiting issues/activities

  • Performs duties under moderate supervision, applying a broad knowledge of principles, practices and procedures

What will make you stand out:

  • Strong negotiation, consulting and communication skills

  • Business acumen and market insight

  • Applicant tracking systems

  • Able to have effective partnerships with hiring managers

  • Able to take a strong leadership role in implementing policies and procedures to support organizational objectives and business success

  • Able to have transparent and productive relationships with peers and collaborate successfully

  • Ability to be a company-wide change-agent that influences strategic actions and mindset changes


  • 2-4 years of talent acquisition experience

  • Demonstrated recruiting and hiring process expertise

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive global pay and benefits

  • Unparalleled experience as part of one of the most advanced compliance 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:

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.