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.
Responsible for providing financial reporting and planning support to the Engineering Organization. In addition, this role will also support Polaris Business Units with Engineering and R&D financial analysis. Primary areas of focus will be around monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reporting and planning cycles as well as the long-term project and product development planning.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES :
Become an integral part of the Engineering team.
Collaborates with Engineering team to prepare budgets and forecasts for Engineering Projects identifying challenges and opportunities for the business units.
Assists in financial close and analysis of monthly results versus budget and forecast. Works with team on impact of monthly trends to quarter and annual forecast.
Assists Engineering and Finance teams to prepare financial data for presentations, dashboards/metrics and other strategic planning activities for Polaris leadership team.
Assist with support and financial tracking of Engineering VIP (Value Improvement Process).
Subject matter expert for Engineering Program financial tool - Portfolio Management (PPM).
Supports and challenges business case development for major product development program investments and Value Improvement (VIP) initiatives.
Provides on-going financial support for special projects.
Identifies and drive quality and continuous improvement in tools and processes.
Miscellaneous projects and ad hoc analysis as required.
Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or related field
Proven experience working with and influencing cross functional teams and various levels of management.
Strong experience with Microsoft tools (Excel, SharePoint & PowerPoint), & OneStream.
Strong presentation and communication skills.
Strong individual initiative as well as professionalism.
Strong analytical skills and detail oriented.
Must have the ability to handle pressure and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
4-6 years’ experience in finance/accounting required.
• Dynamic fast-paced cross functional team environment.
This position is not eligible for sponsorship
We are an ambitious, resourceful, and driven workforce, which empowers us to THINK OUTSIDE. Apply today!
At Polaris we put our employees first, by offering a holistic approach to their health and financial wellbeing. Polaris is proud to offer competitive compensation, including a market-leading profit-sharing plan that is fundamental to our pay-for-performance culture. At Polaris, employees are owners of the company through company contributions to our Employee Stock Ownership Plan and discounted employee stock purchases plan. Employees receive a generous matching contribution to 401(k), financial wellness education and consultation to plan for their financial future. In addition to competitive pay, Polaris provides a comprehensive suite of benefits, including health, dental, and vision insurance, wellness programs, paid time off, gym & personal training reimbursement, life insurance and disability offerings. Through the Polaris Foundation and our Polaris Gives paid volunteer time off, we support employees who actively volunteer their time, efforts, and passions to improve the health and wellbeing of the communities in which they live, play and work. Employees at Polaris drive our success and are rewarded for their commitment.
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. 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; military and commercial off-road vehicles; snowmobiles; Indian Motorcycle® mid-size and heavyweight motorcycles; Slingshot® moto-roadsters; Aixam quadricycles; Goupil electric vehicles; and pontoon and deck boats, including industry-leading Bennington pontoons. Polaris enhances the riding experience with a robust portfolio of parts, garments, and accessories. Proudly headquartered in Minnesota, Polaris serves more than 100 countries across the globe. www.polaris.com
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.