At XPO Logistics, we’re constantly looking for talented individuals at all levels who can deliver the caliber of service our company requires. As the dedicated Analyst for the Chairman and CEO, you will provide high-quality research, executive summaries and meeting notes to aid in the growth of the organization. To be successful in this role, you should type super-fast and produce a high level of output, possess exceptional intellectual capacity and excellent communication skills, and be willing to give a multiyear commitment to the position. You must have the stamina to focus on consistently delivering impactful research on a multitude of subjects while producing clear, concise and accurate notes. 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 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 you’ll do on a typical day:
Take notes on calls and during meetings, and distill information into executive summaries
Summarize research on various topics of interest for the CEO
Investigate industry trends, important news events and professional publications for meaningful insights
Integrate information from multiple sources to develop insights to support organizational growth
Continuously improve research and analytical capability by discovering new outlets and channels for business intelligence
Travel to business meetings with the CEO as needed
What you need to succeed at XPO:
At a minimum, you’ll need:
Exceptional intelligence with a quick, flexible mind
Excellent written communication skills with the ability to write concise, accurate summaries
A willingness to work long hours
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and Office 365
Ability to maintain strict confidentiality surrounding company materials and information
An "always-on" approach to work and your availability, including ability to work weekends and holidays as needed (with time off in lieu)
A typing speed of at least 80 wpm is needed to keep up with the pace and volume of prioritized work (100+ wpm is highly desirable); we encourage you to review and practice your typing skills throughout your application process here: https://goo.gl/Ht282J
It’d be great if you also have:
2 or more years of experience conducting research and analyses in a corporate environment, including relevant internship experience
Strong organizational skills, with an extraordinary ability to multitask
A "no job is too big or too small" attitude
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.
Internal Number: 60632
About XPO Logistics
XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) is a top ten global logistics provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. The company operates as a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets in 32 countries, with 1,529 locations and more than 98,000 employees. XPO uses its network to help more than 50,000 customers manage their goods most efficiently throughout their supply chains. XPO's corporate headquarters is in Greenwich, Conn., USA, and its European headquarters is in Lyon, France. www.xpo.com