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IT Project Manager

Date: Feb 6, 2019

Location: Boston, MA, US, 02111

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.

Are you ready to take your career to the next level with a rapidly-growing global company? Join XPO Logistics, a company named among the most admired in the world by Fortune Magazine and one of America’s best employers by Forbes. As the Project Manager, you will determine areas of potential improvement, lead change management initiatives and oversee project implementation. You’ll find yourself immersed in a forward-thinking environment fueled by achievement and a tenacious team spirit. We’ll give you the support you need to excel at work, and the resources to build a career that will exceed your expectations.

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 leadership in change management through the use of project management disciplines
  • Advocate for continuous process improvement 
  • Cultivate communications and collaborative support with all departments and team members
  • Oversee on-site implementation efforts; create and maintain project schedules and commitments including actions, owners and timeline expectations
  • Provide weekly updates to team; routinely update management with an accurate and valid status of each milestone
  • Guide project meetings with both internal and external customers
  • Ensure the success of each project

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business or related field, or equivalent work experience
  • 2 years of experience as a project manager in an IT organization 
  • Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office 
  • Understanding of project management disciplines, methodologies and life cycle  

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Lean/Six Sigma knowledge and experience
  • PMP certification
  • Database system knowledge
  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Ability to adapt to various situations while simultaneously prioritizing multiple projects

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.


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