Ryder System Financial Analyst in NOVI, Michigan

Position Description

This Financial Analyst supports the Finance Manager to report financial and operational information and provide analytical support to the Operations leadership.



  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance

  • Three (3) years or more of experience in finance or accounting

  • Demonstrated analytical skills and strong creative ability

  • Project management skills; project coordination skills

  • Ability to:

  • Perform work independently with minimal supervision; strong self-starter with the ability to derive innovative solutions with little direction

  • Create and maintain professional relationships within all levels of the organization (peers, work groups, customers, and supervisors)

  • Work independently and as a member of a team

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Effective interpersonal skills

  • Flexibility to operate, and self-driven to excel, in a fast-paced environment: and highly organized, with excellent time management skills

  • Capability for multi-tasking and highly organized, with excellent time management skills

  • Detail-oriented with excellent follow-up practices

  • Thorough knowledge of accounting systems/principles, financial analysis and Microsoft Office products (advanced level)


  • Analyzes financial and operational measurement data for use in forecasting and modeling solutions

  • Assists in the development of business plans to include variance analysis of the plan numbers to the current year actuals

  • Provides support to the Finance Manager and the Operations Team

  • Develops, measures and tracks key metrics for the Customer Accounts supported by the Finance Manager

  • Provides reports and analysis to Finance Manager and Operations

  • 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 2018-66166

Category Accounting/Finance

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 1644