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Technical Manager, Financial Systems

XPO Logistics, Inc.
Portland, OR 97201
  • Job Code
    279230-en_US
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 Manager, Financial Systems, you will gather business requirements, create functional design specifications, implement test plans, and provide production support of financial applications. Become a part of our growing, dynamic team and we'll help you develop to a level that will exceed your expectations.

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:

  • Lead a team of Business Analysts focused on the delivery of business projects including interviewing, hiring, training and performance evaluations
  • Maintain operational ownership of business unit/systems, which includes leading multiple initiatives of various sizes in capacity and resource planning, project planning, project tracking, status reporting and actively influencing work efforts
  • Participate in refining customer requirements, developing solutions, assessing project viability, estimating new work efforts and managing roadmaps
  • Foster relationships across all Finance business units, Corporate and Shared Service areas
  • Maintain accountability for the design, implementation and compliance to XPO Project Development and SOX controls
  • Drive continuous improvement efforts and innovation throughout all team activities; design and implement measures and KPIs to monitor all aspects of development and delivery
  • Oversee vendors, including relationship management, product roadmap, support issue resolution and support contract negotiation

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you'll need:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent related work or military experience
  • 5 years of experience in a fast-paced software development environment
  • Hands-on experience in implementing or supporting one or more of the following Oracle applications in R12: Oracle General Ledger, Oracle Receivables, Oracle Payables, Oracle Fixed Assets
  • Ability to operate effectively in an agile and waterfall environment

It'd be great if you also have:
  • Master's Degree
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or a related field, or equivalent related work or military experience
  • 8 years of experience in a fast-paced software development environment
  • 3 years of experience leading teams of professionals
  • Availability to work a flexible schedule, including planned and unplanned overtime, which may include weekends
  • Accounting/Financial certification/designation
  • Experience with Lean/Six Sigma management concepts and/or certifications
  • PMP Certification

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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