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Analyst, Accounts Payable - Hybrid

Requisition Id:  345687
Business Unit:  Brokerage
Location: 

Charlotte, NC, US, 28277

 

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 Analyst, Accounts Payable you’ll manage all payments in North America for NAT Brokerage Services. You’ll perform accounting activities such as ensuring multiple SOX controls are in place as well as quarterly SOX control evaluations for the Accounts Payable Team. Quarter End process reporting and support for payments as they relate to Cash Management.

 

Please note that this position is in scope to transition to the brokered transportation services company that will be created with the planned separation of XPO’s North American Transportation business from its less-than-truckload (LTL) business. For more information, please see our public statement.

                   

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:

  • Responsible for scheduling, running, tracking, and reporting on over 100 payment processes
  • Working Capital support, providing reporting on quarter end payments process.
  • Oversight of the offshore process that supports the resolution of payment rejections in the financial system
  • Resolution of electronic payment rejections from the bank
  • Preparation and submission of any fraud claims to the bank
  • Manual ACH audit and approval in the banking portal for all tax payments
  • Provide testing support for projects as they relate to Oracle Financials
  • Perform testing support for all TMS upgrades, monthly and / or quarterly
  • Apply a working knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and related guidance; verify documents for completeness and compliance with authoritative guidance
  • Evaluator for several financial controls for AP in compliance with company policy and Sarbanes-Oxley
  • Continually look to reduce company costs and spend associated with Analyst-related responsibilities
  • Perform general ledger entries as a backup roll

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance, or equivalent related work or military experience
  • 1 year of experience in Accounts Payable, Finance or Accounting
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) and experience working in financial database applications

It’d be great if you also have:

  • 2 to 4 years of experience in accounting or finance, preferably in a large, multi-component company and in preparing and auditing financial reports.
  • System knowledge should include intermediate level spreadsheet skills, and working knowledge of word processing, email, and financial database applications.   

Be part of something big.

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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. 


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