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Manager, Last Mile Operations

Date: Apr 16, 2021

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77067

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 Manager, Last Mile Operations, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with customers and assist with route planning and monitoring. You’ll play a key role in providing daily business solutions for our customers. If you’re excited about the challenge of working for a dynamic global company, we have an opportunity for you to grow with XPO.

 

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including extended health benefits (medical, dental and vision), pension, life insurance, disability and more.

 

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Provide support for our Last Mile home delivery services for a designated region
  • Oversee the operations of contracted drivers operating 7 days per week in multiple locations
  • Manage hourly personnel, including tasks such as interviewing and hiring new individuals, training and developing team members, directing work and conducting performance reviews
  • Oversee route planning and monitoring
  • Recruit and source contract carriers and validate contract eligibility
  • Manage expense accurately and meet P&L budget goals

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • 4 years of logistics management and supervisory experience
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (PowerPoint and Project)

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Logistics or Supply Chain Management
  • Strong organizational skills with ability to prioritize regular workload, special tasks and concurrent projects, allocating time and resources appropriately
  • Familiarity with the most widely known and emerging tools, technologies and social applications

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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