Manager, Strategic Planning & Business Development

  • Location: Eden Prairie, Minnesota
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #42188


I have been retained by Winnebago Outdoors to help them find a Manager, Strategic Planning and Business Development who will be responsible for identifying, driving, and delivering high impact growth projects for the flagship Winnebago brand.  This role will collaborate with functional leaders on core growth opportunities for the Motorhome, Towables and Specialty Vehicles businesses while leading efforts to assess adjacent brand opportunities consistent with our long-term strategy.  In addition, this role will support business planning process to evaluate, prioritize and execute these strategic initiatives.

Sr. Director of Field Operations

  • Location: Eden Prairie, Minnesota
  • Remote: Remote
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #42081

SkyWater Search Partners is looking for a dynamic leader with multi-site management experience, for a great client of ours located here in the West Metro but with a presence throughout the Midwest. 

They are looking for a Sr. Director of Field Operations, who will have oversight of each facility manager and all 21 of their locations. They're growing and doing exceptionally well and plan to add one additional location per quarter for the remainder of 2021 and into next year as well. 

This person will most likely be coming from the following industries: hospitality, retail, wholesale/distribution and/or fitness but they're more than open minded in seeing other backgrounds that cater to a service and customer focused organization. 

This position does require around 30-40% travel, which ends up being around 1-2 weeks/month, typically from Tuesday – Thursday. 

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Senior Financial Analyst

  • Location: Eden Prairie, Minnesota
  • Remote: Remote
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #42003

We are partnering with a $7B public company who is looking to hire a  Senior Financial Analyst (essentially a mini CFO) to partner with the GM of their highest growth business segment. As a “mini CFO” you will be owning a P&L and advising Senior leadership on strategic ways to grow their business. This is less of a reporting role and more of an operational business partnership position, so if you’re good at building relationships and want a role where you’ll have a seat at the table this could definitely be something worth exploring.

Our ideal candidate will have 2+ years of forecasting, budgeting, and planning experience. We are also looking for Finance professionals with a strong executive presence who are good at building relationships and communicating with people outside of Finance. 

If you are interested in learning more about the company, corporate culture, advancement opportunities, and/or compensation package please apply online or reach out to Lauren Severson directly –

Senior Financial Analyst

  • Location: Eden Prairie , Minnesota
  • Remote: Remote
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #41952

A mission driven company looking for a Senior Financial Analyst who can get behind their mission. This company has great employee retention rates. You start out with FOUR WEEKS of PTO, on top of six holidays, and 2 personal days. This role will have a lot of exposure to leadership and the work they do will contribute to the performance of the company. This role is flexible looking for someone to come into their office 2-3 days a week.

Product Manager/Business Analysis

  • Location: Eden Prairie, Minnesota
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #41923

Our clients is in the loyalty/subscription space, with a brand-new office in the SW Metro, and growing quickly! 

They are looking for a Senior BA/Product Manager that will help them in a mixture of ways throughout different teams. You will be reporting to the CTO, who likes to work in a tight knit group. You will be wearing a vairety of hats to execute daily & weekly tasks. 

Talent Acquisition Manager

  • Location: Eden Prairie, Minnesota
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #41455

SkyWater Search is partnering with a growing, mid-size public company as they look to hire a newly-created Talent Acquisition Manager position at the enterprise level.

You will partner closely with the HR team, business leaders and others to lead the design, development and execution of strategies and programs that will help attract talented, diverse individuals to the organization to aid in continued growth. 

This person will also be responsible for developing a "best in class" candidate experience, and programs/tools to build a pipeline of talent for the future of the organization.  

Group Controller

  • Location: Eden Prairie, Minnesota
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #41053

Skywater is partnering with a $1B private company in Eden Prairie, MN that is looking to add a Controller. This Controller will be a key member of the Executive Finance team in its role to lead and develop the accounting team. Reporting directly to the SVP of Finance, the Group Controller will be responsible for revolutionizing practices to get the organization in line with best in class standards. 

Our ideal candidate will have exceptional accounting knowledge, will drive excellence in our existing businesses, and will lead the setup of new practices and procedures for our new businesses. Strong technical skills and excellent interpersonal skills are a must for this business critical role!

If you are looking for a top notch culture where you can provide value by leading and developing an Accounting function, this could be an amazing opportutunity for you!

VP of Financial Reporting

  • Location: Eden Prairie, Minnesota
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #40338


SkyWater is excited to be partnering with a well-established, public company! They have an exciting need to bring on a Senior Director/VP of Financial Reporting. They have been through a lot of change in the past but have leveled out and had really strong results over the past year. The company is very entrepreneurial focused and going through some larger M&A activities. You’ll work under some of the best in the business and be surrounded by like-minded individuals who all have a passion for cultivating a great culture and are engaged in seeing the success of the company grow. By leveraging technology and innovation, this group is surpassing its competitors and are coming out of COVID-19 stronger than ever, so is an excellent time to join this team! As they continue to grow and expand, there will be ample opportunity for this individual to grow and develop down the road.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Degree in Finance or Accounting: CPA and Big 4 experience preferred.
  • 8+ years of accounting experience; public accounting experience preferred.
  • SEC reporting and filing experience for 10-K’s, 10-Q’s and XBLR required.
  • Working knowledge of Sarbanes-Oxley, GAAP and SEC Regulations.
  • Working knowledge of Internal Controls and SOX compliance and processes.
  • Success in working across functional areas with strong verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills.
  • Understanding of the audit processes.
  • Strong self-motivation and ability to manage through ambiguity.
  • To ensure service levels, it is essential that the individual in this role be able to work a regular and reliable schedule as provided by management.
  • Ability to be on-site in Eden Prairie.

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