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Charlotte NC Full Time Posted: Friday, 12 October 2018
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Logistics done differently.

Join XPO Logistics, a company named among the world's most loved by Fortune and one of America's best employers by Forbes. At XPO, we're constantly looking for talented individuals at all levels, who can deliver the quality of service our company requires. As the FABP Project Manager, you will lead key strategic projects across the organization. You'll work cross-functionally to troubleshoot problems, implement solutions, and monitor the effectiveness of strategic initiatives. Your work in this role will be critical in positioning XPO for long-term success and your positive attitude will help boost productivity.

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability, and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.

What you'll do on a typical day:

  • Provide daily input to accomplish project objectives by planning and evaluating project activities
  • Lead and manage a multitude of projects by working with various partners
  • Actively identify liabilities and issues; develop and implement solutions
  • Work to achieve operational goals by supplying information and recommendations for strategic plans and reviews
  • Prepare and complete action plans; implement production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards; work to resolve problems, complete audits, identify trends, determine system improvements, and implement change
  • Handle risk and issue management, communications, and partner management
  • Responsible for timelines and deliverables that match project objectives
  • Recommend courses of action regarding project issues/concerns, implement mitigation plans, then bring up risks and issues to senior FABP management as necessary
  • Work with financial partners to ensure that the project remains within financial and regulatory guidelines
  • Collaborate with project team to ensure timely delivery and quality of all project deliverables
  • Perform project closeout, including lessons learned activity
  • Identify and perform other necessary tasks

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you'll need:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Transportation/Logistics or the equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 3 years of Freight Audit Pay and Billing experience
  • Strong attention to detail and follow-up skills with demonstrated ability to identify and resolve problems

It'd be great if you also have:

  • 3 or more years of Audit, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Load Planning, or Transportation/Logistics related experience
  • PC experience including spreadsheet and data entry skills
  • Effective written and verbal presentation skills with the ability to clearly communicate to audiences at various levels of the organization
  • Strong project and time management skills while being able to multitask and pursue customer expectations

Be part of something big.

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We're the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we're just getting started.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran, or other protected status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Charlotte NC, United States of America
XPO Logistics
XPO Logistics
10/12/2018 1:22:53 PM

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