XPO Logistics, Inc. Product Manager in Boston, Massachusetts
Boston, MA, US, 02111
Logistics done differently.
XPO Logistics provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies and we’re constantly looking for ways to improve, enhance, and adapt in an ever-changing marketplace. As the Product Manager, you will find yourself immersed in a rapidly growing environment fueled by achievement and a tenacious team spirit. We will equip you with the best tools in the industry to grow and develop to a level that will exceed your expectations and help you reach the goals you set for yourself, your colleagues, your career, and your customers.
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 the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.
What you’ll do on a typical day:
Lead strategic discussions and ideation sessions with business leaders to form productive, trusting relationships
Cultivate product positioning and benefit statements, partnering with the marketing team to create collateral that generates excitement and makes it easy for them to adopt and understand the benefits
Define a thoughtful, detailed, and executable rollout strategy for new features, releases, and products
Write business cases, perform ROIs, and prioritize and write user stories; partner with development to break things down and plan them into releases
Focus on building value for our business, not just features; develop innovative and unique product offerings by leveraging knowledge of the key market challenges that already exist in competitor products
Facilitate cross-functional communication and decision-making, while also developing key stakeholder relationships in various locations
Engage with business stakeholders to learn about the supply chain industry and acquire a deep understanding of their processes
What you need to succeed at XPO:
At a minimum, you’ll need:
Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, or logistics
6 years of experience in a mid- to senior-level product role, presenting to and leading meetings with executives and being their main resource for all things technology innovation
2 years of experience in owning and driving strategy for a mobile and/or customer-facing product or application
3 years of experience leading technology-related product marketing activities, product positioning, and partnering with graphics and marketing teams to create videos and collateral
2 years of experience with in-depth competitive analysis
Experience feeding an Agile development process
Proven experience driving innovation, influencing stakeholders, and driving a product roadmap
It’d be great if you also have:
Supply chain experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills; able to present clean, organized, and thorough information and data appropriate for intended audience
Ability to work effectively under stressful or ambiguous conditions by adapting style, approach, and work procedures
Self-motivated and able to work well with minimal supervision or in a team environment; consult with team members and management as needed
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.
Nearest Major Market: Boston