At XPO Logistics, we are constantly looking for ways to improve,
enhance and adapt in an ever-changing marketplace. As the Senior
Director, Operations PMO, your focus will be on supporting the
development and leading the implementation of the XPO Operating
System (XOS). You will influence all levels of operations to drive
culture and performance improvement within the supply chain
network. We look to you to champion XPO values, ensuring an engaged
workforce, loyal customers, efficient operations and a bright
future for yourself and 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 more.
What you’ll do on a typical day:
Directly oversee and support the development and deployment of
the Lean Management platform for selected supply chain sites
Conceptualize a future state in relatable terms to site
operations teams and executive leaders, and develop an effective
and efficient change management plan
Serve as a change agent for culture change and the use of
leadership-standard work at all levels of the organization
Track overall progress of the XOS deployment program in terms of
stated goals, particularly around cost savings and training
Report site deployment and project execution progress using
standard reporting templates
What you need to succeed at XPO:
At a minimum, you’ll need:
7 years of progressive experience in supply chain management in
a distribution center environment or a related field
Experience performing complex analysis of data, processes,
policies, procedures and/or systems; produce unambiguous,
comprehensive and accurate interpretations
It’d be great if you also have:
Bachelor's degree in Operations, Supply Chain, Engineering or
related field, or equivalent related work or military
Lean Expert and/or Six Sigma Blackbelt or Lean Master
Availability to travel 75% or more of the time as needed,
occasionally on short notice
Excellent verbal and written communication skills; able to
present clean, organized and thorough information and data
appropriate for intended audience
Strong project and time management skills with the ability to
multitask and manage customer expectations
Proven leadership and collaboration skills with the ability to
effectively supervise, coach and influence employees; strong
interpersonal skills with the ability to get along with diverse
Experience leading large-scale, multisite and/or multiregional
transformational supply chain projects
Advanced experience with Lean tools such as value stream
mapping, 5S, standard work, 5 Why Analysis, etc.; advanced
knowledge of Lean and Six Sigma tools, as well as change management
Advanced experience with analytical tools such as flow charts,
Pareto charts, cause and effect diagrams, run charts, etc.
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.