Ryder System Accounting Consultant: Insurance in MIAMI, Florida

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Position Description:

The Accounting Consultant position will be responsible for the self-insurance monthly closing process, including preparation of journal entries, account analysis, actuarial analysis, account reconciliation and forecasting and planning of various self-insurance reserves as well as accounting for our captive insurance company.


  • A minimum of 4 (four) years of public accounting experience or 6 (six) years of senior level experience in accounting is required

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field is required


  • Masters Degree or CPA preferred

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Supervisory experience Ability to interact with all levels of management

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

  • Excellent organization and analytical skills

  • Strong computer skills

  • Willing to perform under aggressive deadlines


  • Responsible for Workers Compensation reporting, plan, payroll rates, state assessments, deductibles and overheads

  • Responsible for Self Insurance Reserve reports

  • Support the Insurance Director with process improvements within the insurance accounting group

  • Take a lead role in understanding and impacting all areas from Insurance Accounting (BIPD, WC, Physical Damage, Property and Cargo) to assist the Insurance Director

  • Responsible for W/C claim surveys

  • Support the Risk Management Group with special requests

  • Assist with ad hoc analysis

  • Assist with acquisitions from an insurance standpoint

  • Coordinate with the group the yearly actuary study and collateral renewal process

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 2017-43075

Job Locations US-FL-MIAMI

Posted Date 7/12/2017

Category Accounting/Finance

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 3155