Logistics done differently.
Ranked as the #1 North American logistics company according to
Transport Topics, XPO Logistics is among the most admired companies
in the world according to Fortune magazine. We believe that
positive financial results are what fuel our growth and keep us at
the top of our industry. As a Senior Accountant, you will use your
skills and experience to guide us on the road to success by
providing critical analysis to identify opportunities to save
costs, implement solutions and streamline processes. 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:
- Serve as the accounting process owner for all key internal
controls and interface regularly with the global SOX leadership
- Ensure that all key SOX controls are operational and effective,
maintain all process flow maps with current risks and controls, and
perform SOX testing on a regular basis
- Track all control deficiencies and ensure that appropriate
remediation plans are developed and executed by the control
- Work with leadership to redesign and implement best-in-practice
processes and procedures, including change management
- Represent finance and accounting on complex system
implementations and ensure the reliability of the output data;
understand the implications for the month-end close process
- Train team members on pending changes that may impact their
What you need to succeed at XPO:
At a minimum, you'll need:
- Bachelor's degree in a business-related field or equivalent
related work or military experience
- CPA designation
- 2 years of accounting or finance experience, including 1 year
of audit and/or advisory experience in a Big Four or large global
- Experience with Microsoft Office and data warehouse
applications (e.g., Power BI)
It'd be great if you also have:
- Master's degree in business
- Less-than-Truckload (LTL) experience
- Leadership experience
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to
present clean, organized and thorough information and data
appropriate for intended audience
- A high level of engagement; Flexible and adaptable to changing
conditions and expectations
- Ability to multitask competing priorities and perform well
under pressure in a deadline-driven, fast-paced environment
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: Ann Arbor
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit
Job Segment: Accounting, Supply, Logistics, Change Management,
Data Warehouse, Finance, Operations, Management, Technology
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