Sr. Financial Analyst - International

Polaris Industries Minneapolis, MN
Job Number:2146

Requisition Number:11556BR

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External Description:JOB SUMMARY:

Provides accounting and finance support to the International business unit. Responsible for monthly financial reporting, P&L forecasting and budgeting consolidation, month-end close process and fiduciary analysis. This position works cross-functionally and cross-geographically to support the business and the fully loaded financial statements, delivering key financial and analytic deliverables in a timely manner. Additionally, supports/leads process improvements and other business initiatives as required.


* Key contributor to the reporting, accounting and analysis of the business unit financials, working with business managers to interpret financial information and drive decisions

* Carry out various FP&A and consolidating activities for the International business, coordinating with subsidiaries, ISMs (Int'l Sales Managers) and corporate

* Develop accurate periodic financial reports with analysis and variance explanations

* Support the development of accurate and timely reserve analysis for forecasting and quarterly reserve reviews

* Support various internal and external audit requests

* Provide monthly currency impact analyses

* Perform monthly close responsibilities, including journal entries and account reconciliations, and ensuring accurate, standardized financial reporting

* Prepare analysis, data and reporting for deferred profit monitoring supporting month end close, budgeting and forecasting

* Own daily ship reporting and perform analysis of promotional programs

* Liaison for corporate/subsidiaries relating to legal, banking, service/warranty, tax, product costs, financial systems, etc

* Work with International Logistics Manager and Global Operations team to manage logistics spend, develop logistics budgets and forecasts, and support logistic initiatives

* Provide pricing support during model year product launches, working cross-functionally with Global Operations team, subsidiaries and ISM's.

* Perform miscellaneous projects as assigned


* Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance, MBA preferred

* 4-7 years' experience in finance/accounting required

* Hyperion experience a plus

* Ability to develop and maintain strong working relationships in a matrix environment, with multiple customers and locations

* Strong knowledge of Excel financial modeling and proficient in Powerpoint

* Strong analytical and communication skills, detail and deadline oriented

* International Finance experience preferred


* Standard, fast paced office environment

* Occasional international travel required

QID for the EEO Statement - 89594

About this location

This opportunity is located approximately 30 minutes from Minnesota's Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul. These neighboring cities consistently rank as two of the United States' top cities to live in. Minneapolis's thriving art scene, outdoor culture (even in the winter), affordable prices, and friendly atmosphere make this Midwest metropolis a perfect place to live.

About Polaris

Recognized as the leader in the powersports industry, Polaris Industries is a fast growing, innovative, global organization. The people here at Polaris don't just create products - they are part of a lifestyle. It's the passion & execution of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do.

Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) is a global powersports leader that has been fueling the passion of riders, workers and outdoor enthusiasts for more than 60 years. With annual 2017 sales of $5.4 billion, Polaris' innovative, high-quality product line-up includes the RANGER®, RZR® and Polaris GENERAL™ side-by-side off-road vehicles; the Sportsman® and Polaris ACE® all-terrain off-road vehicles; Indian Motorcycle® midsize and heavyweight motorcycles; Slingshot® moto-roadsters; and Polaris RMK®, INDY®, Switchback® and RUSH® snowmobiles. 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 globally includes military and commercial off-road vehicles, quadricycles, and electric vehicles. Proudly headquartered in Minnesota, Polaris serves more than 100 countries across the globe. Visit for more information.

Polaris prides itself on recognizing and developing top talent to take its people and company to the next level. Competitive salary, generous benefits and a comprehensive relocation plan are just a few components of the total compensation package offered at Polaris. Are you ready to join a company where you will work hard and play hard, and be rewarded for your performance?

EEO Statement

Polaris is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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