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Specialist, Logistics

XPO Logistics, Inc.
Naperville, IL 60540
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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 Analyst, Air Charter, you will be responsible for managing air charter movements from initial request to completion. If you're excited about the challenge of working for a dynamic global company, we have an 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 more.

What you'll do on a typical day:

  • Differentiate various aircraft models to identify capacity, speed, range, pricing and timing
  • Identify viable aircraft and ground solutions by differentiating various cargo loads
  • Schedule and reschedule pickups, loads, flights, offloads and deliveries for shipments
  • Facilitate processes and procedures for domestic and international air shipments
  • Utilize the Transportation Management System (TMS) to monitor, audit and communicate shipment progress to multiple parties
  • Update, review and maintain accurate information in the company's operating systems; maintain individual and team quotas for charter requests and shipments
  • Understand and apply carrier selections, timelines and pricing decisions for charter solutions
  • Communicate with customers and vendors in a proactive and professional fashion to win and retain business

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you'll need:

  • Bachelor's degree in Logistics, Business, Aviation or a related field, or equivalent related work or military experience
  • 1 year of experience in the aviation or transportation industry, with a strong understanding of the aviation industry

It'd be great if you also have:
  • Availability to work a flexible schedule with the ability to adjust based on activity levels
  • Bilingual English/Spanish
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to present clean, organized and thorough information and data appropriate for intended audience
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out or communicate instructions in written, verbal or diagram form
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference and volume
  • A business-minded and self-motivated work style with the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment

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.

Posted: 2021-10-08 Expires: 2021-11-06
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