Ryder System Financial Analyst in Alpharetta, Georgia
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The Financial Analyst will provide financial and analytical support to Senior Financial Management, Group Logistics Managers, and Logistics Managers.
Month-End Closing: To include journal entries as necessary to re-class revenue / expenses; explanations of variances vs. forecast / annual plan; general ledger research to ensure all possible billing opportunities are captured
Operational Initiatives: Work closely with Director of Operations (DOO), Director of Sales (DOS) and Director of Rental (DOR) to identify and recommend opportunities for cost/productivity improvements
Financial Planning & Analysis: To include forecasting, business planning and branch performance analysis
Training: Provide financial training to Business Unit staff, including policies, procedures and financial tools
Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance: Branch audits, as needed, to ensure Sarbanes-Oxley compliance
Corporate: Act as Business Unit liaison with Ryder's Shared Services Center and Ryder's Corporate Accounting group
Performs other duties as assigned
Follow up with tracking / reporting / further recommendations
Skills and Abilities
Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of management
Must be skillful at problem solving, self motivated and able to prioritize work load
Ability to think and plan in a proactive and innovative manner Demonstrated problem-solving abilities
Motivated self-starter, able to work with minimal guidance when necessary
Strong interpersonal skills, particularly the ability to communicate complex financial / operational information to various levels to the organization, from Vice Presidents to shop Service Managers
Bachelor's degree required in business administration, finance, accounting or related field
Four (4) years or more in Finance, Accounting or Operations required
Our people are passionate about what they do, the product they sell, and the customers they serve. If you're looking for an opportunity to be an opportunity to be a part of a work family that values collaboration, innovation and dedication, we're the right company for you.
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.
Ryder operates behind the scenes, managing critical fleet, transportation and supply chain functions for over 50,000 customers, many of which make the products that consumers use every day. When you choose Ryder, you get access to industry-leading technology, one of North America’s largest fleet of trucks, an expansive infrastructure of maintenance facilities and warehouses, and some of the most talented people in the industry.