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Logistics Planner Associate at XPO Logistics, Inc.

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Grand Blanc, Michigan

Job Description:

Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who take pride in their work and show dedication to their job. As a Logistics Planner Associate, your attention to the small details and strong work ethic will ensure our operations continue to run smoothly as we deliver superior service to our customers. On our team, you’ll have the support to excel at work, and the resources to build a career you can be proud of.  

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:

  • Schedule, coordinate, and monitor drivers and equipment to ensure daily transportation operations run safely, efficiently, and on time

  • Maintain computerized dispatch systems; input data and produce reports

  • Assist in the development, planning, and modification of daily schedules as appropriate; make notifications to customer service and the operations manager on the status of shipments

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • 1 or more years of professional work experience

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and Outlook)

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain, or Logistics Management

  • Knowledge of shipping software

Be part of something big.

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.

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.

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.