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Associate Analyst, Inventory Control

Date: Jun 4, 2021

Location: Sterling Heights, MI, US, 48310

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 Associate Analyst, Inventory Control, you will prepare operational analysis of services, projects and general business. On our team, you’ll have 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:

  • Calculate shortages for inbound Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) production parts
  • Verify part counts on the production floor and determine DOH
  • Coordinate shipments between OEM facilities
  • Coordinate shipments of critical parts to support production
  • Manage cycle process to ensure BOH is correct in system
  • Participate in root cause analysis for part shortages
  • Document problems and distribute follow-up information to appropriate personnel
  • Analyze reports to identify operational issues throughout production departments
  • Prepare related reports, graphs, charts, presentations, and other documents to support analysis

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Logistics, Business, Supply Chain or a related field, or equivalent related work or military experience

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Experience preparing, importing and manipulating information in spreadsheets, databases and presentations
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, including advanced Excel skills (macros, v-lookups, etc.)
  • Support experience with Warehouse Management Systems (WMS), order management applications and database systems

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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