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Transportation Data Analyst

Date: Feb 11, 2019

Location: High Point, NC, US, 27265

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, we’re constantly looking for talented individuals at all levels who can deliver the caliber of service our company requires. As the Data Analyst - Transportation, you will play a key role in contributing to the operational efficiency and financial success of the company through effective planning, execution, resource management and delivery of projects on time and on budget. Become a part of our growing, dynamic team and we'll help you build a career you can be proud of.

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 insights and foresights for clients and internal projects; perform data processing, data analysis, data integration, analytics, advanced analytics, performance measurements and audits
  • Provide required data to finance for accurate and timely billing
  • Prepare professional presentations backed by data; process and issue documentation; review and create subsequent reporting and process
  • Create reports and analyses, and assist in implementing reporting systems for operations support, including reporting consistency and financial, business and operational analyses
  • Develop and implement advanced data analysis and analytics solutions that support business needs by interpreting data and analyzing results using statistical techniques and advanced analytics tools
  • Design and produce standard and ad hoc analyses, and various data visualization reporting solutions
  • Maintain databases, extract information and develop metrics and scorecards to measure and support operations and sales teams

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • 1 year of experience in a data analytics function
  • Experience with Business Intelligence tools, such as Tableau, QlikView or similar
  • Experience with standardized TMS implementation methodology (e.g., assess/build/learn/execute)
  • Experience conducting general transportation and shipment data analysis, and developing transportation lanes and pricing models
  • Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office, especially Excel
  • Business process focus and experience mapping process flows, including how transportation impacts overall supply chain operations
  • Availability to work a variety of shifts, including days, evenings and weekends; occasional travel

It’d be great if you also have:

  • MBA
  • Experience with warehouse management systems and order management systems
  • Experience in a supply chain, logistics, distribution, transportation or manufacturing environment
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy

Be part of something big. #LI-KD1

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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