Project Management Analyst

Job Description

About FedEx Supply Chain

FedEx Supply Chain, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), is a leader in the third-party logistics industry offering a diverse service portfolio that enables commerce for businesses. With a proven track record of innovation and operational excellence, FedEx Supply Chain takes a consultative approach to optimize logistics processes, implement innovative technology and drive continuous improvement. By leveraging best practices and the world-renowned FedEx network, FedEx Supply Chain delivers leading solutions that provide flexibility, enable scalability and improve cost-effectiveness for customers. Through more than 11,000 employees, 130 operations and 35 million square feet of warehouse space, FedEx Supply Chain manages nearly 150 million packages and processes 358 million returns each year. For more information, go to supplychain.fedex.com.

 

We Have….

  • A strong FedEx brand consistently ranked among the world’s most admired and trusted employers.
  • A top notch leadership team with the experience needed to grow and develop your career.
  • An open mind for new ideas and creative methods.
  • A strong compensation and benefits package, including health, vision, dental, 401k with a strong match and much more!
 

General Summary….

The Project Management Analyst provides analysis for projects and programs across demand portfolio. Ensures adherence to project controls for approvals, prioritization, budget, scope, timekeeping and billing. Collects and analyzes all necessary data including financial and performance indicators.

 

This position will be responsible for…..

  • Collects and analyzes data to ensure adherence to roadmaps, budgets and constraints and provides visibility to IT and business stakeholders.
  • Monitor project time, scope, budget and billable rates to ensure alignment with contract and project documentation.
  • Execute demand management activities ensuring adherence to prioritization and approval processes
  • Utilizes an action register or Kanban board to manage personal and team deliverables and drives results
  • Facilitate cross-functional team planning efforts for portfolio demand and budgets.
  • Develop executive level presentations for visibility to portfolio demand and related financials
  • Works with Finance and functional teams to ensure correct accounting of time and expenses.
  • Provides guidance and input on portfolio controls and processes.
  • Communicate effectively to all levels of the business organizations.
  • Ensures deliverables are met as defined in the statements of work.
  • Advocate for best practices and identify/implement them where gaps exist.
  • Establishes and manages risk mitigation and issue resolution plans.
  • Track and report performance metrics, action items, issues and risks to ensure process consistency across the organization.
  • Challenge "business as usual" using a fact-based, objective mindset.
  • Prepare status reports and presentations suitable for varied audiences.
  • Develop strong working relationships to ensure effective communication across functional areas.

You might be a great fit if….

Education/Experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field preferred and 4-6 years of relevant experience.
  • Experience with Waterfall and Agile Project management is desired.
  • PMI and / or SAFe certification is preferred.
  • Able to work under pressure; producing high quality deliverables while meeting delivery dates
  • Must be a motivated, forward thinking individual who is able to work with minimal supervision
  • Previous experience leading and controlling multiple projects and project teams both locally and remote is desired.
  • Demonstrates strong interpersonal skills
  • Highly proficient in MS-Office suite
  • Able to multi-task across all projects assigned while maintaining an eye for detail.
  • Uses good judgment on when to escalate issues and options.
  • Excellent analytical skills, including the ability to see the overall picture.
 
Physical/Cognitive Requirements

With or without accommodation:

  • Ability to follow policies and procedures.
  • Ability to read, write and interpret information.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide.
  • Ability to use hands to manipulate, handle, or feel.
  • Ability to sit/walk/stand for up to 10 hours per day. 
  • Ability to intermittently crawl, squat, climb, twist, bend, stoop, push or pull.
  • Must possess visual acuity, i.e., close, distance, and color vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
  • Ability to lift/carry items less than 30 pounds.
 

ADA – FedEx Supply Chain will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Reasonable accommodations are available for qualified individuals with disabilities throughout the subsequent application process.

 

Fed Ex Supply Chain is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.


 

Job ID: 28552

Schedule: Full-time