Ryder System Accounting Clerk in NOVI, Michigan

Position Description

The Accounting Clerk position is responsible for all billing, payables, cash application, problem resolution, and balancing of freight bills. This individual will identify and resolve problems which will require the ability to gather and analyze information. They will handle various difficult client/customer situations responding promptly and professionally. This individual demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness and monitors own work to ensure quality. In addition, this individual can adapt to changes in the work environment, manages competing demands and is able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events. They will be dependable and able to respond to management direction in a positive manner. They will have the ability to work in, and promote a team environment.


  • High School diploma or equivalent required

  • Experience in accounting and understanding of the general ledger accounts and how they relate to invoices

  • Experience with 10-key

  • Intermediate Level Skills in MS Excel such as basic formulas and pivot tables


  • Proficient customer service and phone etiquette skills

  • Some college course work preferred

  • Strong commitment to excellence, accuracy and quality

  • Ability to handle shifting demands and multiple priorities


Essential duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Entry of Accounts Payable Balancing and Reconciliation of Billing/AP Billing Cash Application

  • Creation and management of various Excel reports

  • Customer Service calls

  • Data entry

  • Incoming and outgoing mail

  • Initiate and create credit and debit memo's

  • Manage unbilled loads Rebilling/balance dues

  • Research and resolve freight invoices with problems

  • Scanning of paperwork

  • Training of new employees

  • Verification of entries

  • 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 2018-55994

Category Accounting/Finance

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 5385