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Project Manager NT

Date: Jan 10, 2019

Location: Marietta, GA, US, 30062

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, we’re constantly looking for talented individuals who can deliver the caliber of service our company requires. As the Project Manager, you will be responsible for managing projects including new client integrations (start-ups), technology implementations, business process changes, and new site (facility) setups. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity and a better lifestyle, join us at XPO.

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:

  • Define requirements and gap analysis for all new client integration or internal projects including operational process, data flow, integration requirements, KPIs, reporting needs, financial and operational assumptions, SOP content needs, operational staffing/equipment/facility/contract resource requirements, timelines, and services
  • Manage projects assigned from the project management queue and in accordance with defined project management methodology; set timelines, work with all involved parties to discuss, manage, and execute on deliverables within the determined timeline; provide issue resolution options and solutions where needed
  • Document process flows and SOP content to provide to Training Department 
  • Follow up on completed projects to analyze health of the account, review KPIs and operational assumptions vs. planned
  • Participate in meetings with Operations Support department to ensure global coordination across multiple technical and operational initiatives
  • Develop new processes and procedures for growth and development of the department and employees

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 2 years of operations or project management experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Windows applications; ability to quickly learn and achieve proficiency in new software applications
  • Demonstrated ability to create processes/procedures for Field Operations through usage of DMS, eTrack, routing software, and Deposco
  • Availability to work a variety of shifts, including days, evenings, and weekends; occasional travel

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Logistics, Transportation, Engineering, Finance, or Business-related field
  • PMP (Project Management Professional)
  • 2 years of operations or project management experience in logistics or transportation field
  • Strong fluency/expert-level user of MS Visio (or comparable flow-chart tool) and MS Project (or comparable project management tool)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; able to present clean, organized, and thorough information and data appropriate for intended audience
  • Ability to develop insightful, value-added, and actionable analyses with detailed explanations regarding drivers of those results; produce unambiguous, comprehensive, and accurate interpretations

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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