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.

Trade Compliance Specialist (HTS)

Location: Bangalore, Karnataka IN


This position is no longer open.

Job Number: 5913

Requisition Number: R8325

Position Title:

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.


Polaris is seeking a qualified tariff classification expert. This position requires a deep working knowledge of various country tariffs, as well as the respective country rulings, decisions, and other authoritative publications to maintain a compliant classification program. The ideal candidate will be highly skilled at successfully arguing and defending accurate classification positions, as well asdrafting, submitting, and monitoring ruling requests.

The classification Specialist will work closely with and provide guidance to classification staff located globally.


  • Research and determine the Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS) classification for the US, Canada, EU, and Norway for finished goods, equipment, raw materials and non-production items.
  • Assigning DOT Classification. (The DOT regulates vehicles and certain automotive parts).
  • Apply regulatory, judicial, international and/or local Customs' decisions/views to products being classified
  • Assist free trade team to resolve HTS related queries/classify products quickly in order to expedite bill of material qualification and supplier solicitation
  • Maintain appropriate recordkeeping to support classification determinations
  • Determine other government agency requirements applicable to the product
  • Inputs classification and other government agency determinations into storage location


Basic Qualifications
  • Any degree. (Mechanical engineering will be an added advantage)
  • 2-4 years of HTS experience. (Automotive experience is added advantage).
  • Excellent knowledge of Import classification
  • Strong interpretation skill
  • Good written and verbal communication
  • Effective communication skills.

  • Standard office environment

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: Bangalore

State: Karnataka

Community / Marketing Title: Trade Compliance Specialist (HTS)

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