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Senior Analyst, Sourcing and Procurement (Coupa)

Date: Jan 14, 2022

Location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28277

Company: XPO Logistics


Solutions driven success.


XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO. 


As the Senior Analyst, Procurement, you’ll be responsible for overseeing Sourcing and Procurement Coupa system administration. You’ll be working with the global P2P team across North America, Europe, and India, as well as Procurement and business users to provide application support, to assist with data analysis, upgrade test scripts, optimization, and reporting. You’ll be responsible for training, process documentation, day-to-day task management and provide regular status updates and escalate issues as needed. If you’re ready to embrace the challenge of working for a fast-growing 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 full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability, and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive program.


What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Serve as sourcing and procurement Coupa administrator and subject matter expert for corporate operations and business units
  • Conduct and coordinate system optimization updates, training, and supplier interface activities.
  • Perform activities related to onboarding new suppliers into the network
  • Align and collaborate with supplier enablement and process optimization teams
  • Compile and interpret performance metrics for meetings with customers and suppliers; address operational issues as required. Participate in Quarterly and Annual business reviews
  • Research data to ascertain changes, anomalies, or new opportunities within the network
  • Ensure departmental records are maintained in accordance with established policies, procedures, and audit guidelines

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent related work or military experience
  • Coupa Platform Certification
  • 2 years of experience in Sourcing and Procurement with Coupa or Ariba P2P solutions or equivalent platforms
  • Solid experience with and proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel and Access)
  • Excellent communication and lead level skills

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Proven ability and experience in interacting with business leads to define implementation strategies, business requirements and solution design related to procurement processes
  • Experience in Procure-to-Pay Process Transformation
  • Ability to define processes to optimize work and avoid re-work
  • Ability to resolve problems quickly and effectively using creativity and innovation
  • Ability to develop simple and easy to understand frameworks and formats to present information and ideas
  • Capability managing multiple priorities and meet closely spaced, ambitious timelines
  • Experience adopting methods and tools that improve personal and team productivity

Be part of something big.


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.


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 not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties and skills for this job classification.  

Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here. 

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte

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