Polaris Industries Finance Supervisor - Trail Tech in Battle Ground, Washington

Finance Supervisor - Trail Tech

Job Description


Finance Supervisor for multi-business operation in Battle Ground, WA where Polaris designs, assembles and sells embedded-system display gauges and other aftermarket off-road products. The Finance Supervisor is responsible for leading all aspects of finance, accounting and control for the Battle Ground, WA as well as participating as a member of the site management staff. This role is also responsible for ensuring the integrity of the plant’s financial activity and systems, budgeting, forecasting, and analysis of plant operations as well as providing support to Engineering, PG&A and Operations.


  • Prepare budget and forecast financial statements for the plant location and split by Engineering, PG&A and Operations

  • Perform the monthly close process including applicable journal entries and inventory reconciliations.

  • Analysis of monthly actual versus budget and forecast.

  • Responsible for on-going review and audit of financial systems and activities to ensure compliance with company policies and GAAP.

  • Preparation, review and approval of all capital project activity in the location including ROI and IRR analysis as appropriate.

  • Responsible for the quarterly excess and obsolete review and financial integrity of the process.

  • Work closely with site personnel understanding the various aspects of the operation and the impact change has on financial performance.

  • Work closely with Engineering, PG&A, and Operations Finance leaders across Polaris to align Trail Tech’s finance objectives

  • Is an active participant on the site management staff supporting day-to-day operations and activities as well as providing support & analysis for long-term strategic company decisions and the various impacts on Engineering, Operations, and PG&A.

  • Manage direct reports and provide a positive working environment including coaching and development.

  • Coordinate documentation and review of processes for Sarbanes/Oxley section 404 requirements.

  • Train management and other decision makers on plant financial statements and the impacts decisions have on financial performance.

  • Maintain and document all processes and procedures.

  • Support Various projects as assigned.


  • A Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance is required, an MBA is preferred.

  • A high level of knowledge of PC applications and mainframe systems is required.

  • 5-10 years experience in finance/accounting is required, cost accounting experience a plus.

  • Demonstrated ability to apply creative problem solving skills to operational improvement initiatives.

  • Experience with Infor XA, Mapics, Dynamics AX, Hyperion planning a plus.

  • Experience working in a manufacturing plant environment required.

  • Must be willing to relocate.


  • Office environment in fast paced manufacturing operation.

Req No.


Job Category



US - Battle Ground, WA



Education Requirements

4 year degree or higher preferred

Years of Experience Required

5 Years Experience

About this location

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 www.polaris.com 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 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.