Ryder System Tax Analyst I in ALPHARETTA, Georgia

Opportunity Details:

Position Description:

The Tax Analyst I is primarily responsible for monitoring, validating, analyzing, and maintaining tax information. This may include performing/assisting with audits, serving as a technical expert and researching variances.


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent related experience

  • Minimum of two to four (2-4) years of experience in tax analysis and administration preferred

  • Experience working with AS400 and Walker systems preferred

  • Ability to analyze complex information, problem solve, work independently, communicate and write effectively, and apply basic accounting/financial principals

  • Knowledge of AS400, Walker, and MS Office Suite (Word, Excel and Access)


  • Monitor, maintain and manage informational databases

  • Research and interpret tax regulations; monitor changes, make recommendations, and enact changes to ensure compliance

  • Research and respond to inquiries regarding tax policies, rules, regulations and guidelines, in a timely manner

  • Report, analyze, summarize and distribute information to various parties/vendors

  • Reconcile variances within Ryder's tax systems


  • Reconcile sales tax variances in Ariba by matching the taxability of products being purchased in specific state locations with the tax billed by the vendor

  • Update the customer master of qualified exemptions, by state and product line, after thorough review and validation of certificates received from customers

  • Work directly with customers and vendors to provide timely response to inquiries and provide feedback regarding tax policies, rules, regulations and guidelines

  • Create and distribute resale exemption certificates to qualified vendors after reviewing and validating requests received from shop locations and directly from vendors

  • Monitor and maintain databases along with virtual and paper support documentation for customer and vendor exemptions

  • Provide resolutions through direct communication with customers and vendors

  • Work directly with the field to provide tax guidance for complicated sales tax issues

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Requisition ID 2017-37554

Job Locations US - GA - ALPHARETTA

Posted Date 2/16/2017

Category Accounting/Finance

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 8560