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Manager, Accounting

Requisition Id:  279550
Business Unit:  Corporate
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 Manager, Accounting, your financial skill and attention to the small details will ensure our operations continue to run smoothly. If you’re ready to build an exciting career with a dynamic global company, we have the 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 plan.

 

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Perform and supervise month-end close activities
  • Prepare and review monthly journal entries (prepaids, accruals, etc.)
  • Complete P&L, Balance Sheet and G/L account analysis
  • Conduct and review balance sheet reconciliations
  • Supervise, train and develop staff accountants; interact with multiple departments including Finance and Operations
  • Ensure SOX compliance
  • Lead process documentation and enhancement efforts
  • Handle team and corporate accounting processes

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent related work or military experience
  • 5 years relevant accounting experience
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, including advanced Excel skills with the ability to create pivot tables and use VLOOKUP.

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Public accounting and/or CPA experience
  • Experience with related systems such as Oracle, HFM, Blackline, Coupa and Close Manager
  • Experience in the logistics and transportation industry

Be part of something big.

 

XPO is a leading provider of world-class 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. Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here. 


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