Sr. Financial Analyst

Auto req ID: 11986 
Title: Sr. Financial Analyst 
Job Function: Finance 
Company: Harley-Davidson Motor Company 
Full or Part-Time: Full Time 
Shift: SHIFT1 


At Harley-Davidson, we are building more than machines. It’s our passion and commitment to continue the evolution of this storied brand, and heighten the desirability of the Harley-Davidson experience. To keep building our legend and leading our industry through innovation, evolution, and emotion we need the best and brightest talent. We stand for the timeless pursuit of adventure. Freedom for the soul. Are you ready to join us?


The Harley-Davidson Motor Company Corporate Headquarters in Milwaukee, WI is the site where the first H-D factory - a wooden shed - was built in 1903 in the backyard of the William C. Davidson family home. Join our team as a Sr. Financial Analyst.

Job Summary

This position provides financial guidance, direction and analytical support for the Supply Management organization within Harley-Davidson.

Job Responsibilities

 •    Provides comprehensive financial support: Records month-end journal entries/accruals; ensures all expenses are recorded in the month incurred; analyzes spending variances; develops insightful commentary; develops and distributes performance reports; leads cross-functional month-end performance meetings
•    Coordinates the development and assists in the preparation of all supported capital and expense budgets, forecasts and monthly estimates
•    Assists directors and managers with the financial management of their budgets as well as business decision making
•    Provides financial support in the development of business cases for capital expenditures
•    Enhances current data analytics capabilities and reporting to provide better financial support and insights; leverages latest tools and seeks continuous improvement
•    Assumes leadership responsibility within the team; advocates for new ideas; challenges the status quo; serves as an example for coworkers
•    Trains new analysts and stakeholders; provides any necessary guidance and direction

Education Requirements

Bachelor's Degree Required

Education Specifications

  • This position requires a Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting, or a related field is Required. A CPA or equivalent is desired.

Experience Requirements


  • Typically requires a minimum of 3 years of related experience.
  • The successful candidate will have a minimum of 3 years related work and/or public accounting experience.
  • Competency in the use of spreadsheets and accounting systems for the purpose of analysis and financial modeling.
  • Strong spreadsheet skills; Strong database skills.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and skills necessary to communicate with all levels of management.
  • Self-motivated and a self-starter continuously looking for process improvements.
  • Strong attention to detail while maintaining the broader, analytical perspective; and excellent organizational skills with the ability to balance multiple tasks under time constraints.


  • Experience in a manufacturing setting performing cost accounting activities is preferred but not required. SAP experience a plus.


Harley-Davidson is an equal opportunity employer that continues to build a culture of inclusion, belonging and equity through our commitment to attracting and retaining diverse talent from all backgrounds, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. We believe in fairness and providing a level playing field for all. We foster a culture that thrives on diverse perspectives and contributions to ignite the creativity and innovation to fuel our business and enhance the employee and customer experience.


We offer an inclusive compensation package for all full-time salaried employees including, but not limited to, annual bonus programs, health insurance benefits, a 401k program, onsite fitness centers and employee stores, employee discounts on products and accessories, and more. Learn more about Harley-Davidson here.


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.


Direct Reports: No 
Travel Required: 0 - 10% 
Visa Sponsorship: This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship 
Relocation: This position is not eligible for relocation assistance 





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