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Workforce Planner

Date: Jul 30, 2019

Location: High Point, NC, US, 27265

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, our employees are our greatest asset and we’re always looking for talented people like you to join our rapidly growing company. As the Workforce Planner, you will be responsible for analyzing usage trends and forecasting demands for all SKUs. Become a part of our dynamic team and we’ll give you the support to excel at work, and the resources to 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 more.

 

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Perform demand planning and forecasting functions for the selected client base
  • Employ contemporary demand planning processes and applications to deliver reliable projections of forward demand requirements 
  • Coordinate demand planning activities with the supply planning, buying and customer operations support teams to ensure clear and consistent communications along the supply chain 
  • Analyze consumption patterns, historical usage and forecast data for all SKUs; recommend adjustments to minimum/maximum values that optimize inventory while meeting service level metrics
  • Review, analyze and approve incoming emergent demand orders; provide direction to buyers on order execution
  • Lead the shortage management process during periods of limited supply

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Operations Management or closely related field
  • 2 years of business-related experience or equivalent education

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Experience with Vendor Management Systems (VMS)
  • SAP experience
  • Strong data management capability
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

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.

 

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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