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Senior Analyst, Savings Plans

Date: Apr 29, 2021

Location: Greenwich, CT, US, 06831

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics at Full Potential.

This role will support the recently announced GXO part of the organization, which represents the intended spinoff of our global contract logistics business.  GXO stands for ‘Game Changing Opportunities’; with ~100,000 people comprising GXO’s global team, we are on a journey toward a new era, together. We’re a bold, future-focused company, driven by technology. If you’re excited about reaching your full potential, we have an opportunity for you.


As the Senior Analyst, Savings Plans, you’ll provide the necessary education and support to ensure employees are taking advantage of the benefits we offer and making the best choices for themselves and their families.


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:

  • Administer the day-to-day operations of several retirement savings and deferred compensation plans,  interact with plan administrators, and serve as the organization’s subject matter expert for qualified and non-qualified retirement plans in the US, Puerto Rico and Canada
  • Utilize Excel to analyze, research and calculate routine  plan benefits for participants benefiting under a variety of retirement plans. This includes analyzing and calculating eligibility status, contribution limits, loan delinquency and payments to former employees and beneficiaries upon divorce and death 
  • Manage the reconciliation of employee data, required and voluntary contributions and benefit payments, ensure financial accuracy and data integrity related to weekly feeds and annual non-discrimination testing. Support plan compliance with appropriate government regulations and facilitate US and Canadian plan audits by external auditors and regulators
  • Calculate, reconcile, and prepare plan contributions, benefit payments and transfers between plan accounts, reconcile vendor invoices.  Analyze trends and calculate projections to support internal finance and budget processes
  • In partnership with vendors, create and deliver educational presentations to employees and HR teams, report to fiduciary committee regarding plan outcomes and design recommendations

What you need to succeed at GXO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, HR or a related field or equivalent related work or military experience
  • 2 years of experience in a benefits role involving retirement plan administration
  • Experience leading benefits-related process improvement and TPA/ vendor management
  • Knowledge of employee benefit regulations (ERISA, IRS, DOL, Canada Revenue Agency, etc.)
  • Knowledge of a variety of HR and benefits systems 

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Ability to work well in a team environment, strong relationship management skills with a customer focus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • ASPPA or CEBS designation 

Be part of something big.


XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.


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.


XPO adheres to CDC, OSHA and state and local requirements regarding COVID safety. All employees and visitors are expected to comply with XPO policies which are in place to safeguard our employees and customers.


All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.


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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