Ryder System Executive Admin Assistant in MIAMI, Florida

Opportunity Details:

Position Description:

The Executive Admin Assistant will perform administrative and secretarial duties for the Presidents, Executive Vice Presidents, Senior Vice Presidents, and/or Vice Presidents. This position will represent the highest levels of management.



  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Associate's degree in business administration, communications, or related field preferred

  • Five (5) years or more experience as an administrative assistant including executive level support

  • Ability to:

  • Read and/or listen and understand information and ideas communicated

  • Manage multiple assignments and tasks, set priorities, and adapt to changing conditions and work assignments

  • Maintain confidential information

  • Work independently and as a member of a team

  • Keep accurate and up-to-date records and logs. Record, itemize, collate, and tabulate data

  • Group, categorize, and systematize data, people, or things

  • Work within tight timeframes and meet strict deadlines

  • Study, scrutinize, examine data, people, or things scientifically

  • Demonstrates written communication skills

  • Demonstrates customer service skills

  • Possesses flexibility to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Demonstrates a high commitment to quality

  • PC applications, particularly Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint (advanced level)

  • Knowledge of office equipment (advanced level)

  • Business English, composition, spelling and grammar (advanced level)


  • Communicates in person and through correspondence with different contacts inside and outside of Ryder System Inc. such as Board of Directors, shareholders, consultants, employees, officers, vendors, and customers

  • Composes, prepares, edits, and types a wide variety of documents such as manuals, brochures, proposals, reports, letters, memos, presentations, organizational charts, confidential material, and other on behalf of the officer. Documents may include extensive charts, spreadsheets, tables, and figures. Ensures correct format, accuracy, and proper grammar, punctuation and spelling are maintained

  • Screens and directs incoming telephone calls, emails, and visitors. Refers to appropriate personnel or attends to inquiries and actions that do not require officer’s attention

  • Maintains appointment calendars. Serves as the focal point in coordinating and scheduling activities, meetings, and conference calls. Provides audiovisual and/or other ancillary equipment and materials as needed

  • Coordinates all air travel, ground transportation, and hotel accommodations arrangements

  • Performs certain administrative business related duties including budgeting, ordering supplies, maintaining files, receiving and distributing mail, maintaining confidential information, and accounts payable/receivable tasks

  • Enters data into the different systems and databases. Creates, runs, and/or develops several listings and reports from the different systems, software, and/or applications

  • Works on special projects as assigned

  • Performs other duties as assigned

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 2017-37736

Job Locations US - FL - MIAMI

Posted Date 2/14/2017

Category Admin Support, Clerical & Service Coordinators

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 8081