Ryder System AP Automation Specialist II in ALPHARETTA, Georgia

Position Description

The AP Automation Specialist will provide help desk support for the Invoice Automation program. This involves supporting Ariba Procure to Pay system, partnering with the invoice scan center, accounts payable, suppliers, and internal stakeholders. This position applies advanced skills to resolve complex problems independently. In addition this position will perform complex level research and problem solving to assist in the development of business processes and services and support, prepare status updates and reports for management, identify potential opportunities/gaps and provide possible options to improve processes, work with various groups/departments to develop concepts and resolve challenges, and function as a subject matter expert by provideing guidance and support to internal and external users.


  • High School Diploma/GED and 4 (four) years related business experience (accounting/financial) or AA and 3 (three) years work experience; or a Bachelor's degree and 2 (two) years related experience


  • Thorough knowledge of tasks and responsibilities

  • Effectively applies skills in accomplishing tasks

  • Requires full use and application of relevant principles, theories, concepts and techniques


  • Identifies and uses analytical techniques to gather, assess and evaluate data

  • Performs complex level analysis and problem solving to assist in the development of business processes, products and services

  • Analysis includes quantifiable and qualitative results Typically operates as part of a team May lend support to lower level analysts

  • Prepares status updates and reports for management

  • Review and interpretation of business functions

  • Conducts audits and quality control/assurance practices

  • Performs needs assessments Identifies best practices

  • Works with constituents to develop concepts

  • May develop documentation and user manuals as directed

  • May functions as a Team Lead, providing guidance and support to lower level employees

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 2018-53834

Category Accounting/Finance

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 8890