XPO Logistics Freight, Inc Implementation Manager - 86624-en_US in Ann Arbor, Michigan
Implementation Manager - 86624-en_USDESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES:Logistics done differently.You are always looking for a better, more efficient way to improve productivity. We are looking for people who can effectively incorporate strategies to help people work smarter. Join XPO Logistics, a company named among the most admired in the world by Fortune Magazine and one of Americarsquo;s best employers by Forbes. As the Implementation Manager, you will serve as the lead change agent while administering key strategic process improvements throughout the North American Less-than-Truckload (LTL) facilities. Yoursquo;ll implement assigned projects across multiple districts and regions that obtain millions of dollars in savings through a disciplined framework of operational effectiveness and efficiency. This is an opportunity for you to roll up your sleeves and grow as a professional, ensuring 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 the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.What yoursquo;ll do on a typical day:* Partner with Learning and Development (LD), District Operations Managers and Service Center Managers to develop training materials, plans and schedules for frontline employees; implement process improvements on an ongoing basis* Become an active trainer and change agent within the region* Support and sustain improvements implemented across multiple sites in different districts/regions* Act as an accountability advocate within the operations organization in support of XPOrsquo;s No Debate practices and work standards* Function as a subject matter expert and single point of contact between Engineering and Operations* Plan and assist with the execution of transformation events and projects targeted toward improving dock and PD performance* Collaborate with Engineering and the PMO to design, develop and pilot tools aimed at reducing cost/CWT, damage frequency and empty miles; improve on-time service, load average and overall safetyWe 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.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.