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Sr. Financial Analyst

Location: Plymouth, Minnesota US


Job Number: 5437

Requisition Number: R6598

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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 position will take an active role in all aspects of ORV product commercialization finance as well as support USMCA. This role will partner closely with the Product, Engineering, and Product Line Sales teams to support and lead financial analysis throughout the PDP, LRP, and LRPP processes. This role will actively support and help inform business decisions to allow for the business to meet its long-term financial commitments. This role will also serve as primary liaison between ORV Finance team and Trade Compliance team for USMCA trade agreement compliance, ensuring ORV products meet thresholds necessary to quality for duty benefits.

The Senior Financial Analyst will be a key business partner to the ATV, RGR, GEN, and RZR Product teams. They will complete financial analysis and develop tools that will enable the business to be managed from a multi-year portfolio perspective on a continuous basis. They will actively support several ORV new product programs throughout the PDP process by providing business case financials, presenting those financials in PDP gate reviews, and influencing business decisions based on financial metrics.

This role will function as a key partner in the PF1 and product commercialization initiatives that have been kicked off in 2021.Reporting relationship will be a solid line into the ORV Finance Manager while continuously supporting their cross-functional partners within ORV.


o Become a business partner within the Product, Engineering, and Product Line Sales teams. Partner with the cross-functional ORV teams in business case development.

o Support ORV teams through PDP process by providing accurate business case financials (NPV, IRR, Investment, GP%), presenting those financials in PDP gate reviews, and influencing business decisions based on financial metrics.

o Subject matter expert for PDP business case financials best practices

o Support in the consolidation of the ORV portfolio throughout the year, including annual LRP and LRPP planning processes.

o Provide accurate ad hoc financial analysis for business partners

o Develop and support new tools and processes in support of PF1 and product commercialization initiatives.

o Support cross-functional decisions through a financially responsible lens

o Support USMCA financial analytics

o Coordinate periodic data gathering/analysis across multiple Finance teams - including plants, supply chain, engineering, and corporate finance - to be used in calculating Regional Value Content (RVC).

o Interpret USMCA requirements and general ledger account usage to ensure RVC is calculated completely and accurately

o Work with Engineering and Global Sourcing organizations to aid modeling of future RVC to ensure continued USMCA duty benefits on new products


o Bachelors degree in finance, accounting, or related field

o 4 - 6 years of experience in Finance/Accounting required

o Strong process, analytical, influencing and communication skills

o Detail and deadline orientated

o Ability to multi-task and manage multiple priorities; Be flexible and able to adapt to changing priorities

o Extensive experience in various Microsoft tools required (Excel, PowerPoint); OneStream, MAPICS, Alteryx, Power BI and other query tool experience a plus

o Demonstrated success developing tools to improve processes and financial analysis

o Proven experience working with and influencing cross functional teams


o Office space in Plymouth, MN

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 2020 sales of $7.0 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: Plymouth

State: Minnesota

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