At Polaris our DNA started with co-founders Edgar Hetteen, his younger brother Allan and his close friend David Johnson who had somewhere to be and no way to get there. 65 years later, you still see that drive, ingenuity, and pioneering spirit in everything we do.

Analyst, Financial Sr.

Location: Medina, Minnesota US


This position is no longer open.

Job Number: 4486

Requisition Number: R2991

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External Description: At Polaris Inc., we have fun doing what we love by driving change and innovation. We empower employees to take on challenging assignments and roles with an elevated level of responsibility in our agile working environment. Our people make us who we are, and we create incredible products and experiences that empower us to Think Outside.


This role will support key finance analytics in the Global Strategic Operations organization. The position will work with cross-functional finance teams as well as business leaders across the plants, logistics, and material purchasing teams in a variety of critical initiatives. Key projects and analysis will include but not limited to production optimization, insourcing and vertical integration, acquisition analysis and integration, organizational optimization, and LEAN transformations across the Operations business. The role will be required to understand business requirements and drive robust modeling, analytics, and reporting for projects.


  • Provide financial support on key Business Development projects for the Operations team.

  • Support Manufacturing organization with Plant Network Optimization analytics.

  • Provide financial support on acquisition integration for the operations team; including vertical integration or insourcing analytics & execution.

  • Develop standard operating procedures for evaluating opportunities including but not limited to: insource / outsource decisions, greenfield site selection, and network volume shifts.

  • Develop and maintain relationships within finance and business partners; solicit feedback and provide closed loop communication system to enhance quality of service.

  • Support short and long term operational activities by developing, enhancing, and maintaining modeling tools that support product cost reporting and automation.


  • 3-7 years of experience in Accounting/Finance required

  • Experience with manufacturing operations; supply chain and product cost experience a plus.

  • Extensive experience in various (excel, PowerPoint, access) Microsoft tools required.

  • Demonstrated success developing tools to improve financial analysis and financial system added value to the functional group.

  • Successful candidate will have excellent communication and leadership skills.

  • Proven experience working with and influencing cross functional teams in a matrix organization.

  • Requires ability to successfully coordinate with others and work well in a fast paced, team centered environment


Standard, fast-paced office environment, some travel required

We are an ambitious, resourceful, and driven workforce, which empowers us to Think Outside. Apply today!

About Polaris

As the global leader in Powersports, Polaris Inc. (NYSE: PII) pioneers product breakthroughs and enriching experiences and services that have invited people to discover the joy of being outdoors since our founding in 1954. With annual 2019 sales of $6.8 billion, Polaris' high-quality product line-up includes the Polaris RANGER®, RZR® and Polaris GENERAL side-by-side off-road vehicles; Sportsman® all-terrain off-road vehicles; Indian Motorcycle® mid-size and heavyweight motorcycles; Slingshot® moto-roadsters; snowmobiles; and deck, cruiser and pontoon boats, including industry-leading Bennington pontoons. Polaris enhances the riding experience with parts, garments, and accessories, along with a growing aftermarket portfolio, including Transamerican Auto Parts. Polaris' presence in adjacent markets includes military and commercial off-road vehicles, quadricycles, and electric vehicles. Proudly headquartered in Minnesota, Polaris serves more than 100 countries across the globe.

EEO Statement

Polaris is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will make all employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, familial status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.

City: Medina

State: Minnesota

Community / Marketing Title: Analyst, Financial Sr.

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