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Senior Director, Operations PMO

Company: XPO Logistics, Inc.
Location: Charlotte
Posted on: September 15, 2020

Job Description:

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. Senior Director, Operations PMO

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Date: Sep 9, 2020

Location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28277

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.

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 targets

* 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 experience

* Lean Expert and/or Six Sigma Blackbelt or Lean Master certification

* 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 personalities

* 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 techniques

* 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.

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte

Apply now » 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 experience

* Lean Expert and/or Six Sigma Blackbelt or Lean Master certification

* 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 personalities

* 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 techniques

* Advanced experience with analytical tools such as flow charts, Pareto charts, cause and effect diagrams, run charts, etc. 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.

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